Nevada Mid-Century Modern Buildings

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Fleischmann Planetarium
Reno, NV
The Fleischmann Planetarium was built in 1963. It was originally called the Fleischmann Atmospherium and Planetarium. The hyperbolic paraboloid building was designed by Ray Hellman. For more, see this website. [map]

Mark Fore & Strike
Reno, NV
The Mark Fore & Strike sporting goods store opened in 1963. This building appears to be from then. [map]

High Sierra Lanes
Reno, NV
The High Sierra Lanes sign appears to be from the 1960s or 1970s. The building looks like it might have been embellished more recently with "retro" details. [map]

Palm Mortuary and Cemetery
Las Vegas, NV
The Palm Mortuary and Cemetery was established in the 1920s. The mortuary opened in 1958. The Building of Eternity mausoleum was built then. The "Devotion" mausoleum was probably built at or around the same time.

Bank of America
Las Vegas, NV
This Bank of America branch appears to be from the 1950s or 1960s. [map]

former bank
Las Vegas, NV
former Nevada Savings & Loan
Las Vegas, NV
This round former bank building now houses a Quick Care health clinic. [map]

The Nevada Savings & Loan headquarters building was built in 1975. It was designed by Zick & Sharp. The building housed a post office and law offices when these photos were taken in 2014. For more, see this website. [map]

Southern Nevada Telephone Company
Las Vegas, NV
The Southern Nevada Telephone Company building was built in 1957. It later housed Centel and, after that, Sprint. For more, see this website. [map]

parking garage
Las Vegas, NV
MEET Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV
This parking garage may have been built in the 1950s or 1960s. [map]

The MEET Las Vegas building is used as an event space now. It looks like it was a bank building originally. It appears to be from the 1960s. [map]

Stratosphere Tower
Las Vegas, NV
Trinity Security Services
Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas, NV
The Stratosphere Tower appears to be mid-century modern but it was actually completed in 1996. The observation tower is 1,149 feet tall. It was designed by YESCO in the late 1980s. For more, see this website. [map]

The round building that now houses Trinity Security Services was built around 1963. It may have been originally used by the Paradise Palms Apartments located next to it. [map]

This house appears to be from the 1950s or 1960s. It was previously painted white and a few features have been changed since 2006. This photo is from 2014. [map]

Marnell House
Las Vegas, NV
The Marnell House was built in 1968. It is also referred to as the Funnel House because of the roof protrusion. It was modeled after the Las Vegas Country Club roof. The building was being restored when these photos were taken in 2014. [map]

UNLV (University of Nevada)
Las Vegas, NV
Carlson Education Building Holbert H. Hendrix Education Auditorium
Flora Dungan Humanities Building
The Carlson Education Building and the Holbert H. Hendrix Education Auditorium at UNLV were built in 1972. The Flora Dungan Humanities Building was designed by Zick & Sharp and built in 1970. [map]

Fallon Industries Thrift Store
Fallon, NV
The Fallon Industries Thrift Store previously housed Custom Office Supply. I don't know what business was here originally. The building, or at least the exterior details, appears to be from the 1950s or 1960s. [map]

More Nevada Mid-Century Modern Buildings:
House (Las Vegas)
House (Las Vegas)
Morelli House (Las Vegas)
Las Vegas Country Club (Las Vegas)
Tacos Mexico (Las Vegas)