• Epic Rides 2016

    Competitors Taking a Break

  • Wild Horse Visiting East Silver Saddle Ranch

    Credit: Mary Doyal

  • Springtime

    Credit: Dale A.

  • Kings Canyon Waterfall

  • Mountain Bike Carson

    Credit: Steve Ferguson

  • Carson City JAC

    Jump Around Carson

Carson City Historic District

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The Carson City Historic District was created in 1982 by the Carson City Board of Supervisors. Development within the district is overseen by the Historic Resources Commission. The Commission's goal is to have a vibrant historic district that integrates commercial development, private and public properties, and infill development with existing cultural resources.

House 2

Resources

Historic District Maps
Historic Photos
Historic architecture of Carson City

Historic District Development Standards   part 1  part 2  part 3

2017 Carson City Historic Preservation Awards

This year's recipients exemplify the spirit, motivation and determination necessary to preserve our state's heritage for future generations.  In honor of Historic Preservation and Archaeological Awareness Month, the following recipients have been selected for their outstanding historic preservation efforts in Carson City:

Jim and Margaret de Arrieta
216 Mountain Street

Jim Warren
603 West Robinson Street

Ken Dorr
The Virginia and Truckee Railway Reconstruction Project

Click here for more information and photos

For Historic District surveys, please contact the Planning Division at 775-887-2180.

Return to the main Historic Resources Commission page

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