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The Neon Museum

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Address: 770 Las Vegas Blvd N, Las Vegas, NV 89101-2010
Phone Number: 17023876366
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8:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 10:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Founded in 1996, the Neon Museum is a non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization...

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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Neon is Awesome!

This is off the beaten path, but it's such a fun place to visit. Where else are you going to find a museum of old neon signs? This is a must see especially for photographers... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is off the beaten path, but it's such a fun place to visit. Where else are you going to find a museum of old neon signs? This is a must see especially for photographers. There are so many great photo ops.

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We walked to the museum, through a somewhat less desirable part of Las Vegas. On arrival we were told that we needed to book. We could find no literature stating we had to book. Very disapointing

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Mountain Home, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wow. It's true that you never know what treasures you gonna find at a junk-yard. The museum only allows visitors to view the exhibits on a guided tour. Went on a night tour. Our volunteered chaperons were knowledgeable and were enthusiastic to share the history of the signboards with us. We had a fun time listening to a bit of... More 

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Ontario, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked an evening tour a few months out to make sure we could get tickets for a night tour. We booked a night tour because in looking at pictures, it made sense to go at night to see the old neon signs lit up. Turns out you're better off to go in the daytime because out of all the... More 

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Irvine, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This looked like such a fun exhibit and we would have loved to go through, but as soon as our tour started the winds kicked up and it was very windy. They cancelled the next 2 tours. I thought that was good as a safety precaution as many of the signs are huge and most likely not secured. We couldn't... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is amazing and houses some real Las Vegas history along with some fantastic photo opportunities. Our tour guide was Mitch and he was so knowledgable and interesting to listen to, I could go round again if I got the opportunity. I would recommend an early morning visit to the museum as you're walking around in the direct sun... More 

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Hamburg, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Museum is by tour only, so it is recommended to reserve early, and worth the trouble. The tour was fun and in some ways sad, to see everything that is no longer there. For me it was very nostalgic to see signs from some of the long gone casinos that were operating when we first visited Vegas in the 80's.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wow, what a brilliant and visual insight into the history of Vegas. From hotels to restaurants, motels to gas stations, the collection of signs is eclectic and brilliant. Some even are still lit up by night. The tour is informative and there are plenty of chances to take pictures. If you aren't good with heat, you might need to consider... More 

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Oakland Park, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you have an interest in "old Vegas" signs and neon, this is a must-see place to visit, and go at night! We ended up getting married here, we loved it so much, and with about 100 people attending, we all had a great time!

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Manny was a great guide and very passionate about the subject matter. We learned a lot about the signage of early Vegas. We were able to pick out some of the recreated signs as we explored the city and see where these landmarks used to stand.

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