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F.O.E. Ten Commandment Monuments in Nevada (8)

Carson City, Nevada
Carson City, Nevada
Carson City, NV Ten Commandments Monument
Photo by Patrick Giblin (Inkyhack / Flickr.com)
Carson City, Nevada
Children’ Museum of Northern Nevada
Screenshot: Google Maps street view October 2012 (monument lower right)




Donated by FOE: 1971

Current Location: Old Civic Auditorium, 813 N. Carson St., which has been turned into the Children’s Museum of Northern Nevada.

Original Location: Nevada State Capitol Building, 101 North Carson Street.

Scroll: “Presented To The City / Of Carson City, Nevada / By / Nevada State Aerie / Fraternal Order Of Eagles / 1971”


Fallon, Nevada
Fallon, Nevada
Fallon Veterans Memorial at City Hall
Fallon, Nevada
Fallon, NV Ten Commandments Monument

Donated by FOE: 1972

Location: Veterans Memorial courtyard at Fallon City Hall, 55 W. Williams Ave. Monument is on S. Carson St. side.

Scroll: “Presented To The / City Of Fallon, Nevada / By / Nevada State Aerie / Fraternal Order Of Eagles / 1972”



Las Vegas, Nevada
Las Vegas, Nevada
Las Vegas, NV Ten Commandments Monument
Dula Gymnasium
Photo by Mel Lipman (November 2014)
Donated by FOE: 1973

Location: Dula Gymnasium, 441 E. Bonansza Rd. The monument faces N. Las Vegas Blvd. (The gym is next to Municipal Pool and the Las Vegas Senior Center.)

Scroll: “Presented To The City / Of / Las Vegas Nevada / By Nevada State Aerie / Fraternal Order Of Eagles / 1973”


Lovelock, Nevada
Lovelock, Nevada
Pershing County Courthouse
Screenshot: Google Maps street view June 2015 (monument above security planter on the left)
Lovelock, Nevada
Lovelock, NV Ten Commandments Monument
Donated by FOE: 1967

Location: Pershing County Courthouse, Central Ave. & Main St.

Scroll: “Presented To The City / Of Lovelock, Nevada / By / Nevada State Aerie / Fraternal Order Of Eagles / 1967”


Sparks, Nevada
Sparks, Nevada
Burgess Park (prior location)
Monument to the left of the swing set
Screenshot Google Maps street view (Aug. 2011)
>Sparks, Nevada
Sparks, NV Ten Commandments Monument
Photo courtesy of Daniel White (June 2017)

Donated by FOE: 1970

Current Location: Sparks Aerie No. 2625 at 416 Pyramid Way (behind the Sparks Church of God). (The monument was erected in the spring of 2017 and is currently being landscaped.)

Previous Location: Burgess Park, 1605 Pyramid Way. The Eagles monument in the above photo is to the left of the swing set.

Original Location: City Hall, 431 Prater Way.

Scroll: “Presented To The / City Of Sparks Nevada / By / . . .”

Notes: The Sparks Aerie reached out to the City of Sparks Parks and Recreation Department inquiring whether the City would be willing to return the Ten Commandments to the Eagles. The City returned the monument to the Eagles in June 2016.



Virginia City, Nevada
Virginia City, Nevada
Roadside park
Screenshot: Google Maps street view June 2015
Virginia City, Nevada
Virginia City, NV Ten Commandments Monument
Courtesty of Rob Schneider (June 2017)
Donated by FOE: 1971

Current Location: Roadside park overlooking the mountains at C Street between Carson and D Streets (Google Maps at 382 C St., Virginia City, NV).

Original location: Unknown. The monument was at one time located west of I-15 on the west side of old Highway 91 Railroad Underpass, 2 miles SW of the Valley of Fire/Smoke Shop exit.

Scroll: “Presented To / Virginia City, Nevada / By / Nevada State Aerie / Fraternal Order Of Eagles / 1971”


Winnemucca, Nevada
Winnemucca, Nevada
Winnemucca, NV Ten Commandments Monument
Winnemucca, Nevada
      Humboldt County Courthouse


Donated by FOE: 1975

Location: Humboldt County Courthouse, S. Bridge St.

Scroll: “Presented To / Humboldt County / By / Nevada State Aerie / Fraternal Order of Eagles / 1975”


Yerington, Nevada
Yerington, Nevada
Lyon County Courthouse
Google Maps street view May 2015
Yerington, Nevada
Yerington, NV Ten Commandments Monument
Donated by FOE: 1968

Location: Lyon County Courthouse, 31 S Main St.

Scroll: “Presented To Yerington / Lyon County Nevada / By / Nevada State Aerie / Fraternal Order Of Eagles / 1968”