Called the eighth wonder of the world, the Hoover Dam is a manmade marvel of engineering, harnessing the mighty Colorado River to provide electricity and water for most of the Southwestern United States.
About Las Vegas Local Attractions
Need more rugged excitement than Red Rock provides? Plan a day trip to Valley of Fire State Park.
Las Vegas is an easy day trip to the Grand Canyon, and several companies offer helicopter tours direct from the Las Vegas Strip.
Decommissioned neon signage from Las Vegas’ storied past are preserved for
safe keeping at the Neon Boneyard, with guided tours available, and restored
pieces are brought to life along the streets of downtown Las Vegas in the open-air
Nevada’s history is intertwined with that of the nuclear bomb, and decades of nuclear tests in the desert are documented here for a new generation.
Fifty years worth of vintage pinball machines have been lovingly restored into playable condition at this unusual Las Vegas entertainment alternative.