May 18, 2020 – Are you restless for something new to do during this difficult time? Try taking a virtual tour of Nevada County’s rich historical sites, a wonderful way to explore our County’s history.

The Nevada County Historical Landmarks Commission is pleased to announce that an updated version of the Nevada County Geographical Information Systems map containing all of the Nevada County Historical Landmarks is live!

Access the map via the button half way down on the homepage of our website,, or by clicking this link. The map is available on any device.

The interactive map will locate each historical landmark site for you. Clicking on a site will disclose an image, description, and other related information. The map can be used for a virtual tour, or as a guided driving tour.

To read more about this and other historical landmarks in Nevada County use the Commission’s interactive map which can be found on its website, or its ebook, Exploring Nevada County, available from ibooks or Amazon.

The purpose of the Nevada County Historical Landmarks Commission is to promote the general welfare of Nevada County and its citizens through official recognition, recording, marking, preserving, and promoting the historical resources of Nevada County.