nevada state museum

Atomic Vegas – Sin City and the bomb

Atomic Vegas – Sin City and the bomb

A lot of people see the glitz and glam of the Las Vegas Strip and don’t realize the critical role we’ve played in world history. A history that not only shaped this city, but is still accessible to those who visit today. Vegas is intertwined with the development, testing and…

Off-the-Strip fun for the whole family

Vegas is a lot like a zoo, filled to the brim with strutting exotic beauties, the supremely loud and sometimes ugly, and things that will just plain leave you scratching your head. Since we’ve spent all this time showing you what you actually can do with your kids in town,…

Vegas exhibit preserves traditions of Southern Mexico

Fashion and family go hand in hand in the Family Flowers (Flores Familiares) exhibit on display at the Nevada State Museum throughout 2013. The exhibit showcases handmade, regional traditional costumes and intricately embroidered clothing made by Las Vegas folk artist Romeo Sigüenza, or handed down by his relatives. Each vibrantly colored piece…

Collective Soul

The Nevada State Museum is reborn at the Springs Preserve By Renée LiButti (All photos by Ryan Shewchuk) Vegas.com Park the DeLorean. Unhand the remote control. Step out of the phone booth. You won’t need any of the clever contraptions from “Back to the Future,” “Click” or “Bill & Ted’s…