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Las Vegas Natural History Museum

#133 of 461 things to do in Las Vegas Features Animals
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.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
900 Las Vegas Blvd. North, Las Vegas, NV 89101-1112
+1 702-384-3466
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our son loves museums and he was really excited to visit this one because of the dinosaur exhibit. Even better for us, we gained free admission by being a member of our local science museum (which gains us entry to over 290+ museums worldwide, worth...More

Thank Honey_and_Bunny
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This is an off the beaten path hidden gem of North Las Vegas. It would work well in conjunction with a trip to the Neon sign museum, mob museum, downtown container park or Freemont Street visit. This is not on the strip and you would...More

Thank Saskheat
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Our four year old grandchild really enjoyed the visit. There were buttons to push that made dinosaurs roar and move. There were snakes and exotic creatures to pet. We were lucky enough to get to pet a visiting capybaras! Our baby enjoyed watching the fish...More

Thank kcollins2017
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We went there with my 5 and 2 1/2 yrs old kids. They were entertained and had a blast. There were lots of things to see and some things they can put their hands on. The only negative thing was that the kids don't want...More

Thank Aida B
Reviewed 17 June 2017

I have lived in Las Vegas for 10 years and never knew about this gem of a museum. It's a fun museum for all ages and we all learned something new. Lots of fun.

Thank Jola O
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Don't let the outside fool you,once you get inside you will be amazed It has a great variety of exhibits from Dinosaurs to King Tut to Africa , has live animals , At the time we were there they were working on more exhibits, including...More

Thank William F
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Not far from Downtown. The Natural History Museum has several areas and era exhibits. Up close and personal. Staff members are very friendly and informative. Definitely a place to bring the little ones. Some exhibits are on the second level. Live animal interactions as well....More

Thank scarletteheart
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This was our second visit the this museum. It was very enjoyable. We saw Dinosaurs, Egypt and King Tut, Africa. The clerk and very nice and friendly. This ticket price are very reasonable @ $10 Adults, $8 Seniors and Children $5. They also offer discounts,...More

Thank Sr F
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We went for ologist day. How neat to meet experts in their fields, including biologists, paleontologists and archeologists. My kids love the live animals, Egyptian artifacts and gemstones.

Thank HappyJana
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We absolutely LOVE this museum. When we lived nearby (2 hrs away) we had annual passes & took our grandkids all the time. We're going to be moving closer later this year & I can hardly wait to get an annual pass again. ♡♡♡ Great...More

Thank JimSharonDavies
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Aida B
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14 April 2017|
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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
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