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Clark County Heritage Museum

1830 South Boulder Highway, Henderson, NV 89015
702-455-7955
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Ranked #2 of 41 Attractions in Henderson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: History Museums
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: 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... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

Everything was very special, unique pictures and items. Can't beat the price $2. Do not worry about crowds nobody was there on a recent visit

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I liked the variety of buildings through the ages and interactive displays. Can be a little hot at this time of year as most displays are outdoors. Very well kept and a low cost visit.

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Summerland
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94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

This was recommended by other campers in our RV Park and so we went. Were so glad we did. This is living history. Would be a great spot for families - the classic when I was young comes alive.

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Las Vegas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This was a neat experience for the family. A street of heritage houses in Las Vegas, putting the every day in view, with some neat mining exhibits as well. Well worth the price of admission.

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Hanford, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I had a lot of fun visiting the museum, the exhibits were very well put together. The homes were for us the high light of the self guided tour.

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Washinton State
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4 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

If you are in the Las Vegas area, This is a must see the best museum lots of facts about Clark county and more, I really like how the house are setup like a neighbor was back in the early days. ALOT of info and artifacts. The staff is very friendly. I think the $2 admission is not enough for... More

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Henderson, Nevada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This museum is almost hidden out in the south east corner of Henderson. It is just off of Hwy95 on Boulder Highway between Horizon Drive and Wagonwheel. There is an inside portion to the museum and an outdoor area. The inside section has all kinds of relics from the early days of Clark County and Las Vegas / Boulder City.... More

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Chandler, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

There were parts that were a bit cheesy and parts that were a bit run down, but there was a lot of good, interesting, well-put-together exhibits at the Museum. Heritage St., with its historic houses, was particularly good.

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Blackwood, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

Wow! This place is an incredible value! $2 for an adult? This place is worth 5 times that! The main museum exibit is small but some interesting items (especialy liked the gambeling devices). But the outside exibits aresomething else. The Boulder City homes were a real jump back in time. If you are anywhere near here you must stop!

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Ashburn, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This was a much larger museum then I expected for the price. There is an inside museum which has displays on the history of the area, famous locals and mining. There are two outdoor areas with gravel trails to follow along. One is a "ghost town" which has some buildings and equipment from bygone days. Signage explains what it is... More

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