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Virginia City was the richest city in the world from the1860s to 1880s. About 20 billion dollars (in today's values) came from its mines.

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Trolley Tours

Virginia City Trolley

attractions trolley withframeA 2-1/2 mile, 20-minute narrated tour of Virginia City on a trolley or tram. Get a brief sneak at the history of Virginia City while seeing the landmarks and views the historic town has to offer. A great place to start your day in town! 

Admission:
Adults,  $5
Children (under 12), $3

Dates and hours of operations:
Summer-Hours: 10 am  to 4:00 pm, daily
Winter-Hours: 10 am to 2 pm, daily (weather permitting)
Season: Open year-round (weather permitting)