The great city of Hawthorne is known as America’s Patriotic Home. You’ll find the streets paved with Red White & Blue, and the flags are always flown high and proud. Around every corner is a special piece of Americana and military culture waiting to be discovered.
Hawthorne Army Depot (Hawthrone Aap)
7 Miles, 16 Mins Drive
The world’s largest munitions depot is just a few miles outside of Hawthorne. This facility has been a major part of the American military’s defense plans since before World War II. Not only are there three large storage facilities on site, but the depot is also home to engineering and manufacturing divisions, as well as training for all branches of the military.
Mineral County Museum
1.7 Miles, 5 Mins Drive, 20 Mins Walk
Step back in time with this charming and educational museum. Preserving some of the most fascinating and unique pieces of America’s past, this attraction is a must for families, or history buffs. You’ll see pristine examples of vintage clothing, mining equipment, minerals, carriages, fire fighting gear, and more.
Mount Grant General Hospital
1.2 Miles, 5 Mins Drive, 20 Mins Walk
Ranked among the top 35 critical access hospitals in the country, Mount Grant General Hospital is conveniently located between Las Vegas and Reno. This makes Mount Grant an ideal facility for travelers who encounter unexpected injuries or illnesses. Just 5 minutes from Hawthorne’s Best Inn.
Hawthorne Ordnance Museum
1 Miles, 3 Mins Drive, 20 Mins Walk
This amazing museum collects and preserves the important military history of Hawthorne and the United States. Inside you’ll find displays of military weapons, munitions, and other gear that has been instrumental in preserving the freedoms of our country.