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The Neon Museum

770 Las Vegas Boulevard North, Las Vegas, NV 89101
(702) 387-6366
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Ranked #67 of 588 Attractions in Las Vegas
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums, Museums
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Founded in 1996, the Neon Museum is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization dedicated to collecting, preserving, studying and exhibiting iconic Las Vegas signs for educational, historic and cultural enrichment. In addition to an approximately two-acre Neon Museum campus, which includes the outdoor exhibition space known as the Neon Boneyard, the museum also encompasses a visitors’ center housed inside the former La Concha Motel.Guided tours are available seven days a week every half hour starting at 10 a.m. and run all day with the final tour departing at 8:30 p.m. The Fall/Winter Night Tour showcases our restored signs within the Neon Boneyard along with our recently installed illumination for our unrestored collection.
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Santa Rosa, CA
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

The old lighted signs for Las Vegas are so artfully arranged at this outdoor museum that they are a must for any/all photographers. The guide was knowledgeable and I certainly would go there again!

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Bochum, Germany
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

A really fun tour with a lot to see and great stories about the signs on display. Would go on the tour again, perhaps next time in the dark.

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107 reviews 107 reviews
23 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

I thought the tour itself was interesting and we learned some neat facts. The tour guide was informed of the facts but not much personality wise. $18 seemed very steep for what you get. We rented a car and so it was easy to find. They do treat you like you are a child and have many rules and security.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 NEW via mobile

What says Las Vegas more than a flashing neon sign the size of a house? This boneyard holds lots of history and stories to tell. The evening tour is a perfect setting to remember Las Vegas of the past. Worth a visit. The Stardust hotel holds memories as we stayed there the last night before it closed.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014 NEW

The biggest criticism we have is finding the place and the parking. The sign for parking is not clear and we did some wandering before finally getting to the right parking lot. Other than that, the tour was outstanding and not what we expected. The neon signs are super organized, and being a couple who started visiting Las Vegas in... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
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56 reviews 56 reviews
7 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Let me start off by saying you can get a combo ticket for the Neon Museum and the Mob Museum for $30 per person, and both places deserve a visit. If you buy the combo ticket you have up to 7 days to visit the Mob Museum. The museum is located about one mile down Las Vegas Blvd from the... More

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North Las Vegas, Nevada
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Let's face it; when you think of Las Vegas, you think of overwhelming blinking signs and a kitsch. I'm not sure that Vegas is called the Neon Capital of the world but it should be. Considering the transient nature of Las Vegas, it's a miracle that any of these iconic signs remain. Well, miracle with a little help from some... More

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Marine on St Croix, MN
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Loved visiting this outdoor neon boneyard! Abandoned neon signs from Vegas well- and lesser-known institutions are artfully arranged in a lot, where guests are guided around by a knowledgeable docent (thank you, Sean) for a slice of Americana that is best learned in the neon heaven of Las Vegas. Make a reservation and take a cab. Plan on taking a... More

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Jackson, New Jersey
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62 reviews 62 reviews
20 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This is a 1 hour walking tour of a back lot in vegas. Housed here are many neon signs from the past. It was very cool to see.

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Arlington, VA
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Gabby was a Great tour guide with lots of information about ,not only ,the history of Vegas, but the history of the signs and architecture of Vegas. Fascinating little spot. Well worth the trip out there. About $25 cab fare from the strip.

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