Exterior entrance to Nevada State Museum in Las Vegas

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Mammoth exhibit inside Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas

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Interior exhibit in Nevada State Museum Las Vegas

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Icthyosaur Fossil and artifacts inside Nevada State Museum Las Vegas

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interior exhibit with wagon in nevada state museum las vegas

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Replicated mine shaft inside nevada state museum las vegas

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Showgirl exhibit inside Nevada State Museum Las Vegas

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Inside exhibit at nevada state museum in las vegas

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Native American exhibit inside Nevada State Museum Las Vegas

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Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas

The Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas, on the campus of the Springs Preserve cultural center, offers an interactive experience of Nevada history, from its geologic past to the present. 

Address:
309 S. Valley View Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89107

(702) 486-5205

The Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas is located on the campus of the Springs Preserve. The museum offers visitors an interactive experience that interprets the history of Nevada from the geologic past through the present. Through the museum's 13,000-square-foot permanent gallery, visitors will discover how geology shaped the Great Basin and learn of the prehistoric flora and fauna that inhabited the great sea which covered the state of Nevada. Hear the story of Nevada's Native Americans, pioneers, early settlers, miners, railroaders, ranchers and entrepreneurs. Learn about Hoover Dam, the atomic-testing era, and the rise of Las Vegas as an international resort. The museum also features a library and research center, educational labs, meeting spaces and a store. The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Monday. Adult admission is $9.95 and includes entrance to the Las Vegas Springs Preserve.

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