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Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum

1305 Arizona St, Boulder City, NV 89005-2613
+1 702-294-1988
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The Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum is located in historic downtown Boulder City, inside the Boulder Dam Hotel. The Museum can be accessed on the first floor of the Hotel.
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1305 Arizona St, Boulder City, NV 89005-2613
+1 702-294-1988
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Reviewed 5 days ago

A most see if you are in Nevada and went to see the Hoover Dam. Here is the history of how it was build and the many hours and many man who worked and unfortunately died in the construction of this marvelous dam.

Thank johnnybaca02
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is not very big, but very interesting. We saw the film of how the dam was build and that was very useful.

Thank Missaleks
Reviewed August 3, 2017

I enjoyed this museum, it wasn't a long one, it was in the historic hotel in boulder city. I felt as if I was back in time reading and seeing what these people had to go through just to put food on the table for...More

Thank royannalee
Reviewed July 31, 2017

This is a small museum situated in Boulder City. It seems not many folk find this but it is worth seeking out. It provides a fascinating insight into the lives of the people who built the dam and of their families. Would have liked to...More

Thank RoverP
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

What a great little town nearby a great attraction. Have a look around this place and you will see quirky stores and a quaint town to stop in.

Thank cannotenteraname
Reviewed June 7, 2017

One of the staff at the Nevada Visitors Center recommended this museum, and we're very glad she did. It was very informative and well laid out, and only $2 admission. Exhibits cover the reasons for the dam, how construction came to be authorized, steps involved...More

Thank Cadwaladre
Reviewed May 30, 2017

The hotel is very historical, you can tell they did their job to keep it immaculate, it is clean, they give you lots of information and at night the streets are very quiet and calm you can walk and feel the safe around, recommended.

Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed May 27, 2017

I highly recommended making this site part of your Vegas experience. Reasonable to visit and an interesting part of America history.

Thank AmazingMeals
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Very informative and we will visit the Dam tomorrow.The hotel is very nice and affordable not to mention historical.

Thank normamurray
Reviewed May 8, 2017

This is a hiddne gem. Museum on secton floor of the old hotel. It is packed full of info on the building/creating of Hoover Dam. Wish you could get tour of hotel iself and see a room, would be nicer. Building on national historic registry....More

Thank lynne p
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