1 day in Boulder City Itinerary

1 day in Boulder City Itinerary

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1 day in Boulder City Itinerary

Start: Las Vegas
Drive:  45 min
Boulder City
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
End: Las Vegas

Boulder City

Boulder City ©
A desert town with an interesting history, Boulder City was created by the United States government in 1931 to provide housing for workers building the Hoover Dam, a famous Depression-era project.
Hoover Dam has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Clark County Heritage Museum, then see human ingenuity at work at Hoover Dam, and then see the interesting displays at Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum.

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Las Vegas to Boulder City is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 58°F in December, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Boulder City

Parks Museums

Side Trip

Clark County Heritage Museum
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Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam
Clark County Heritage Museum ©
Clark County Heritage Museum
Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum ©
Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum