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Las Vegas Natural History Museum

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900 Las Vegas Blvd. North, Las Vegas, NV 89101-1112
+1 702-384-3466
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This museum has exhibits ranging from dinosaurs to Nevada wildlife to a live shark exhibit.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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900 Las Vegas Blvd. North, Las Vegas, NV 89101-1112
Downtown
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+1 702-384-3466
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

Since we couldn't lug around the kids around gigantic hotels any longer, we took 'em to the museum. We were pleasantly surprised by the breadth and size of the place. The Egyptian hall was really cool and immersive, and the Dinosaur and animal dioramas were...More

Thank hachimachi
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Good for kids. Lots of interaction. Very informative on local Nevada natural history. Not a huge range of displays - good for a couple of hours browsing. Not very busy.

Thank Phil W
Reviewed 23 May 2016

I like museums. I like almost all museums for whatever they might offer. But this one is a complete waste of time and money. There's an entrance fee per person. What you get is a really small museum with exhibits that sound great but which...More

1  Thank Charles89145
Reviewed 11 April 2016

I wouldn't recommend this for adults alone or older kids, but if you've got a young dinosaur buff or natural history fan in the family this is a good place to go on a rainy day or to get off the Strip.

Thank jean_likes_maine
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Stopped by for almost 2 hours. The museum is not big, but still has a nice variety of exhibits about the natural world. There is a large room of taxidermied wildlife, as well as displays about ocean life. There are also dinosaur fossils, rocks and...More

1  Thank AF_Hiker
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

If you have ever visited one of the country's good natural history museums, you'll be disappointed in the one. It has lots of "stuffed" animals, but it's relatively small and the exhibits sometimes look a bit dated.

Thank 704edl
Reviewed 21 February 2016

If you are looking for a quiet relaxing place to visit then the Las Vegas Natural History Museum is the place to go! Trough the educational exhibits and programs, you can learn a lot about the natural world and science. They have unbelievable exhibits that...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Though it doesn't seem so from the outside, the museum has a number of exhibits, including live marine animals, pythons, exhibits on early man and Africa, and a detailed recreation of Tut's Tomb. There is also an aquarium tank created by the TV show "Tanked"...More

Thank robb118
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Our kids enjoyed our trip to the museum. A little smaller than expected our kids our teens now but they had some really great exhibits for the kids to enjoy. We usually try to visit a museum on each trip and thought we would stop...More

Thank Pickeljuice
Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed an afternoon exploring the museum. My favorite exhibit is the geology display. Still, a nice job was done with the animal and marine exhibits. The dinosaur display had animation and sounds effects that made it more interactive and thrilled children. The King Tut...More

Thank rocklvr03
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Response from SandyWF | Reviewed this property |
Two hours perhaps, although we've spent longer on our two visits there. Highlights: the Egyptian display, which some years ago was the display in the Luxor hotel (and then donated I believe to the museum). All reproductions... More
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Danely78
14 July 2016|
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Response from robb118 | Reviewed this property |
Via Lyft, it's about $15-$20 from the Flamingo to the museum. Taxis would be a bit more. There are certainly busses nearby, but I don't know the prices or schedules. You can access that information online, though it won't... More
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