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Clark County Heritage Museum

1830 S Boulder Hwy, Henderson, NV 89002-8502
+1 702-455-7955
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The museum is a 30-acre site that features a modern exhibit hall with a timeline exhibit about southern Nevada from pre-historic to modern times and a collection of restored historic buildings that depict daily life from different decades in Las Vegas, Boulder City, Henderson, and Goldfield.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1830 S Boulder Hwy, Henderson, NV 89002-8502
+1 702-455-7955

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a really interesting piece of social history - the teenage boys weren't totally enthralled by it, but their parents certainly were! And the welcome we received from the supervisor at the Museum was super - many thanks!

Thank PJF100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is an excellent hidden gem. Just outside of Henderson, it showcases history of Clark County and Las Vegas. Its awesome to see artifacts from the area and learn more about how Las Vegas was formed. The staff are experts and can answer any...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to get some real local history. Away from the strip, this is the bargain of bargains - $2 to get in. If you like museums/history, go here to get "off the strip."

Thank bw91344
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth the trip as this facility is well thought out with many interesting historical features. The renovated historic houses and wedding chapel were great examples of Vegas "back in the day". Didn't see "the beard of knowledge" but you can take your picture next...More

Thank Deane P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Here is a wonderful day away from the hustle and bustle of the Vegas casinos. It is a bit of a drive from the strip (14 miles+/-) but well worth it. The entrance fee is modest and donations are welcome for the upkeep of this...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, reasonable admission. Fun to see all the cool historical buildings. The inside exhibits were fun as well.

Thank jenniferlinch2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is so much history in the Las Vegas area. This is a great part of telling that story. The period houses are worth at least an hour and a half. So are the trains. Just don't go in mid summer because so much of...More

1  Thank tajikbernie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had seen the curator, Mark Hall-Patton on Pawn Stars many times & we like to do non gambling things during the day while visiting Vegas, so this was on our list. It is is not a large building, but more outdoor exhibits. He was...More

Thank pldincarolina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rented a car from the MGM Hotel, very simple and drove out to the Clark County Museum. Went early because of the heat. The indoor part of the museum is air conditioned of course and very interesting. It is a must see and nice to...More

Thank LCM491
Reviewed 18 June 2017

needed to know more about how this area came about. It's a great place just for that. It was a very hot day but managed just to get round all the outside exhibits. They are all in short walking distance of one another with most...More

Thank Deborah T
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17 July 2016|
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Response from vanwahlgren | Reviewed this property |
no public transportation kinda hard to find even with car. I really wouldn't waste my time. Go to the atomic bomb museeum. Check Groupon for discounts.
Judy F
17 March 2015|
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Response from Judy F | Reviewed this property |
The review was taken out of contect and for another property. It has nothing to do with the Clark County Heritage Museum, which we found to be very interesting and everyone was most welcoming. The director, Mark Hall could... More
Lynne A
14 January 2015|
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Response from Loddie-7 | Reviewed this property |
Price to get in to Clark County Heritage Museum is only $2 pp when we were there. Is quite a ways out of town so probably would need a rental car - if don't want rental car for whole time, perhaps ask at your hotel to see... More