Belmont Courthouse State Historic Park facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBelmont Courthouse State Historic Park
Old Nye County Courthouse in Belmont, Nevada
|Location||Nye, Nevada, United States|
|Elevation||7,392 ft (2,253 m)|
|Governing body||Nevada Division of State Parks|
The partially restored courthouse, which is open to the public, was built in 1876. Most of the restoration was completed by Brett Perchetti. It was the seat of Nye County government until 1905. There are limited picnic tables and public toilets available in Belmont; however, picnic and camping facilities are available at the U.S. Forest Service Pine Creek Campground in the Monitor Valley, located 20 miles (32 km) north of Belmont.
The Courthouse was deeded to the Nevada State Parks in 1974.
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