Did You Know?

Metropolis, Nevada

There's a Metropolis Ghost Town

Most Superman fans know that there really is a place called Metropolis in Illinois.

Did you know there was once a town called Metropolis in Nevada?

Now a ghost town, the Nevada based Metropolis existed from 1911-1947. All that remains of it today are foundations from a school, bank and numerous artifacts that let you know that this was once a thriving community. There is also a memorial marker located among the ruins.

For further information about Metropolis, Nevada, visit the Nevada Adventures website or the Elko County Rose Garden website.