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Shuttered Nevada Prison Closer To Being Tourist Attraction

To see the Nevada State Prison in Carson City is to understand why lawmakers decided to shut it down three years ago. The site, which housed prisoners even before Nevada became a state 150 years ago, features cramped cells, uneven walkways and the kinds of blind spots that would leave corrections officers patrolling the yard nervous.


The Fountains of Bellagio in Las Vegas, Nevada   (Photo: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Las Vegas Is #1

The Las Vegas Strip is the most-visited tourist attraction in the world.