Nevada City Downtown Historic District

Roughly bounded by Spring, Bridge, Commercial, York, Washington, Coyote, and Main Sts., Nevada City, California


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 23, 1985
Reference number
Architectural styles
Modern Movement: Moderne; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Industry; Commerce; Exploration/Settlement; Politics/Government; Architecture; Invention
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Courthouse; Restaurant; Specialty store; Business
Current functions
Business; Specialty store; Restaurant
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1864; 1917
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 70
Non-contributing buildings: 24


19th Century (37,820)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1864 (236)
Built during 1860s (3,766)
California (4,456)
District (10,509)
Have Street View (46,308)
Italianate (5,114)
Marble (1,154)
Modern Movement (2,576)
Moderne (738)
Nevada City, California (9)
Nevada County, California (73)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • November 6, 2016: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger