The Mob Museum
Las Vegas has a storied past. From its first settling by pioneers, cowboys, ranchers, miners and its evolution to Sin City as fostered by the Mob and watched over by Law Enforcement, it’s a story of growth despite monumental obstacles, vision, graft, corruption, Atomic Testing and, finally, the Las Vegas we have come to love and appreciate. The story of Las Vegas is fascinating to history buffs from around the world, but the sheer impossibility of a paradise in the desert – as envisioned by Bugsy Segal and others – is the true story to be found at The Mob Museum.
It’s going to be a summer of dinosaurs, revelations, mob connections and Nevada history as various traveling and new exhibits are added to the displays at Las Vegas’ excellent museums. History comes alive this summer and you won’t want to miss the opportunity to learn what it has to teach you.
Tourists come to Las Vegas for gambling and other entertainment, but they forget about some of the great museums that Sin City has to offer as well.
Ever wondered what it would be like to take a tour in the African Rainforest, ride a train in the 20th century or shoot a Tommy gun? There are museums in Southern Nevada that can offer a tour throughout the centuries for all interests.
Seniors love to relocate to Las Vegas for their retirement so it comes as no surprise that you can find discounts on everything from transportation to restaurants and especially for dining and special events at local casinos.
A long weekend in Las Vegas can be a real whirlwind. Enjoy your time with these suggestions.
One way to make an impression on your date is to try something different and go to a museum. Las Vegas offers a number of museums to get the conversation started as well as create some great memories.
Everyone thinks they know all about Sin City, but do they really? Those who live in this town know the inside secrets and the top local trivia about Las Vegas, and they are not shy about sharing its history.
Shop til you drop and score big with special artifacts, relics and knick knacks at some of Las Vegas’ top award-winning museum gift shops.
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