Nevada County is noted for many wonderful attributes in addition to its Gold Rush lore. Residents and visitors alike enjoy its mountain trails and scenic rivers, award-winning restaurants, quality theater productions, museums, art galleries, and local wineries.
Live Web Cam of Nevada City
What’s happening in Nevada City today? Go to the Nevada City Live Web Cam and get a bird’s eye view of Broad Street from the National Hotel balcony. Check out the weather to see what you should pack on your visit, or choose your next parade viewing spot by figuring out where there’s shade!
Movies & Videos
Scenic and picturesque Nevada City has been featured in many films, television programs and commercials. Watch a trailer for the movie “The Christmas Card”, enjoy a short video about Victorian Christmas, or see the Nevada City commercial.
National Geographic’s Geotourism Map Guide
Visit National Geographic’s Geotourism Map Guide, the source of California and Nevada’s indomitable spirit and unparalleled explorations. Use the Sierra Nevada travel planning map, print map, and the Free Mobile App to guide you through breathtaking landscape, local culture, and unforgettable vacations.
Nevada City as a Film Location
Located amid deep green forested mountainsides, containing some of the finest 1800s architecture in all of California and inhabited by a fun-loving, arts and outdoor oriented population, Nevada City is a perfect filming location.
Nevada City Tours
Wander through downtown Nevada City and find colorful wood and brick buildings, and some of the Sierra foothills’ finest examples of Victorian architecture. Discover where you can see the best fall colors. Take the “Nevada City Walking Tour” and discover many local, historical Gold Rush sites.
Panoramic View of Broad Street on InTownLive
InTownLive lets you explore some of California’s best tourist towns, college towns and historic downtowns. You’ll find stunning photos, local attractions and fun things to do. Discover great weekend getaways on InTownLive.
Photo Gallery of Nevada City
Want to learn more about Nevada City? Go to the Photo Gallery for a slideshow of downtown Nevada City, local attractions, surrounding lakes and rivers, and pictures from many of the annual events like Victorian Christmas, Summer Nights and the Nevada City Classic Bike Race.
Points of Interest
Discover the historical treasures in Nevada City. Wander into the National Hotel, the state’s oldest, continuously-operated hotel. Walk by the Sargent House on Broad Street, built in 1856 by civic leader and former U.S. Senator Aaron A. Sargent. Find the old Firehouse No. 2, featured in many photos of Nevada City.
Explore Nevada City in VTour’s Interactive Virtual Tour
VTour is a new multi media web technology that allows the user to move freely from one location to another in a journey of self selected discovery. Choose your location and view your path of travel as you walk to a destination. VTour’s powerful multi-media player entertains while it educates with the most dynamic electronic storybook capabilities online today.