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El Mes de la Herencia Hispana

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En reconocimiento de el Mes de la Herencia Hispana, el museo Nevada State Museum Las Vegas develará su primer exhibición totalmente bilingüe haciendo honor a artistas que han jugado un papel fundamental en la historia de Las Vegas. “Latin Leyends” o “Iconos Latinos” es una exhibición fotográfica que fue creada con la colaboración de el […]

Hispanic Heritage Month

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LAS VEGAS, Nevada – In recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Nevada State Museum Las Vegas is unveiling its first fully bilingual exhibit and tipping its cap to Spanish-speaking entertainers who have played a vital role in Las Vegas history. “Latin Legends” is a photo exhibit and a collaboration among the museum, the Las Vegas […]

Nevada State Museum Las Vegas opens new ‘showgirl’ exhibit

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LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Bally’s Las Vegas’ signature showgirl show, “Jubilee,” has been dark since 2016 – following a 35-year run, but the Nevada State Museum Las Vegas is intent on keeping the show’s memory alive by way of a few new exhibitions. In June, the Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas opened a new permanent […]

Museum’s photo project preserving Southern Nevada history

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LAS VEGAS, Nevada – One image at a time, the Nevada State Museum Las Vegas is working on a monumental challenge – preserving, and sharing, the history of Southern Nevada. The museum’s Photography Digitization Project, started in 2017, recently surpassed 9,000 digitized images that are available online for researchers, educators and the local community to […]

Delinda Crampton Visit to NSMLV – See what she discovered!

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Delinda Crampton, with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services based in Las Vegas, in collaboration with the Friends of NSMLV, visited the museum and met with some of the curators…and we think she was surprised about everything she discovered!

Museum’s photo collaboration garners another national award

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June 4, 2019 Contact: Guy Clifton (775) 687-0646, gclifton@travelnevada.com Museum’s photo collaboration garners another national award LAS VEGAS, Nevada – An innovative collaborative project between the Las Vegas News Bureau, Nevada State Museum Las Vegas and the greater Las Vegas community and visitors to identify people in thousands of historic photographs continues to earn national […]

Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas partners with Bally’s Las Vegas to exhibit original ‘Jubilee’ costumes and design renderings

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 28, 2019 Contact: Guy Clifton (775) 687-0646, gclifton@travelnevada.com Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas partners with Bally’s Las Vegas to exhibit original ‘Jubilee’ costumes and design renderings LAS VEGAS, Nevada – A new permanent exhibit space at the Nevada State Museum’s “Showgirl Wall” will reunite and display original “Jubilee” design renderings alongside […]

2019 Summer Family Programs @ NSMLV Start June 1

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Come join us!! Families can explore Nevada topics through demonstrations, activities, and art projects Saturday afternoons beginning at 1 pm this summer in the Museum’s Education Room. No registration is required, and programs are free with regular museum admission. 2019 Summer Family Program Dates (activities begin at 1 pm) June 1 – Carson City – […]

Nevada State Museum Las Vegas honored as ‘best of the best’

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LAS VEGAS, Nevada – Nevada State Museum Las Vegas has been recognized as the “best of the best” museum at the TMG Entertainment Network’s 25th Silver State Awards. The awards program honors and recognizes excellence and exemplary achievements by individuals and entities in Nevada and winners are selected via online voting as a “people’s choice” […]