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Renaissance Las Vegas Hotel

3400 Paradise Road  Las Vegas  Nevada  89169-2770  USA 

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Las Vegas Natural History Museum

Cockroaches To Dinosaurs
  • 900 Las Vegas Boulevard North 
  • Las Vegas,  NV  89101
  • Phone: +1 702 384 3466
  • Fax: +1 702 384 5343
  • Web: http://www.lvnhm.org/  
  • Neighborhood: Fremont Street ('Downtown')
  • Category: General History
  • Hours: Mo to Su from 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM
  • Accessible for persons with disabilities: yes

Description

The past is alive in this museum. You'll find everything from fossils to an animated 35-foot (10.6-meter) Tyrannosaurus Rex right out of the time when dinosaurs ruled the earth. As for more modern monsters, there is a 3,000-gallon (11,356-liter) aquarium with sharks that seem to be waiting for dinner. The learning process is enhanced with multimedia and hands-on displays, as well as live and mounted animals. One of the most popular displays contains live insects, including giant cockroaches.

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