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The Neon Museum, Las Vegas

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Las Vegas is the world capital of neon art, and The Neon Museum is there to preserve and display some of it. The museum refurbishes old and discarded neon signs and tells the history of the city through them. Some of the restored signs are displayed in various locations in downtown Las Vegas, but most are located in the museum’s outdoor exhibition area, known as the Boneyard. Here you can take a tour of iconic signs, such as the signs for Caesar's Palace and Stardust casinos. All the tours are guided and should be booked in advance. Bad weather could cause tours to be canceled. Be careful of rusty metal and broken glass in the Boneyard area. Work out when and for how long to visit The Neon Museum and other Las Vegas attractions using our handy Las Vegas trip maker website .
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  • Wanted something different to do. Went to Neon Museum at night and was great. Had the best guide who was funny and knew everything about each sign. Very entertaining! Loved seeing all the old Vegas si...  more »
  • Went today with my mom sister and niece. We had a great time was a lot better than what I️ really exotic. If you like history and Vegas this is a place you need to stop at. We’re here in November hot ...  more »
  • This is worth visiting. Buy a ticket online and get the combo deal that includes The Mob Museum. There are many historic signs here that are worth a lot of pictures. As you walk around the outdoor are...  more »
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  • The history is awesome. The tour guides are extremely knowledgeable. Everybody I dealt with on my visit was highly professional and extremely courteous. I loved our tour and guide. I felt I got my money's worth and got plenty of amazing photos. Their selection of awesome nostalgic items in their gift shop made my wallet lighter, but my heart happier. Thanks Neon Museum for a great experience.
  • Neat little place off the strip. The thing that made this tour was the tour guide. Very very knowledgeable and funny. Its about 1 hour during the day tour so be prepared for some Vegas heat, but they give you umbrellas which is smart. Wish we had booked the night tour well in advance but this was a last minute excursion away from the casinos so we didn't find a slot open during our stay. Perhaps next time. Highly recommend to hear and see some history.
  • Really great experience! It was hot for sure, but they provide umbrellas for shade and the guide continuously asked if people needed water or shade. Really knowledgeable guide and super funny! Great attitude for being in the heat! Definitely want to come back for the night version and really cool items in the gift shop!
  • Fantastic one hour tour. A place full of history. Would recommend the evening tour although more lights are of than on. The museum is working on expansion so I'm looking forward to come back in the future.
  • We took the 8 am tour in July. The 1 hour tour was interesting but hot. Suggest that the tour guide offer free bottles of water. Loved the free umbrellas to guard against the shade. Next time I will take the night time tour.

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