Las Vegas Museums and Galleries

M&M's World Las Vegas

M&M's World Las Vegas

M&M's World Las Vegas

Vegas Interactive Map

Bodies Las Vegas

Bodies Las Vegas

Vegas Fun For All Ages

Las Vegas museums and galleries are some of the best family-friendly Vegas attractions! Las Vegas is known as a giant playground for adults, but in recent years Vegas has become a more and more popular destination for family vacations. Now the Entertainment Capital of the World has lots of entertaining options that offer Vegas fun for the whole family. Here are some that are great for kids of all ages

  • Las Vegas Natural History Museum: This is one of the best museums in Las Vegas and, rather than ask what they do have here, a better question is what don't they have? The Las Vegas Natural History Museum is one of the best Las Vegas museums for all ages because the numerous exhibits - including a Marine Life Gallery, Snake Pit, Dinosaur Exhibit, Mining in Nevada room, Treasures of Egypt Exhibit and a Wild Nevada Gallery - offer some of the best interactive hands-on learning experiences in Vegas!
  • Lied Discover Children's Museum: With over 100 interactive science, art and humanity stations, this Vegas museum can make for a whole day of fun for all kids. This Vegas museum is a kid's dream-come-true with everything you need for dress-up and imagination, a shadow room, a musical instrument section and cool science experiments.

Vegas Fun For Older Kids

If you are traveling to Las Vegas with older children, these are some of the awesome Las Vegas museums and galleries that will peak the interest of knowledge-thirsty youngsters. 

  • Atomic Testing Museum: This Vegas museum has great Vegas galleries and exhibits that reveal facts about the Nevada Test Site, which was the country's main location for nuclear experimenting in the 1950's. Learn about nuclear history and how it affects our current world, and kids will enjoy interactive learning stations and interesting American history.
  • Las Vegas Mob Experience: For kids with a little bit too much interest in the mobster past of Las Vegas, this is one of the Las Vegas galleries and museums where intriguing personal effects of famous mobsters are displayed. A movie room with films and documentaries about the mob is a great place to brush up on Vegas history, while learning interesting facts about the infamous mob history of Sin City.
  • Titanic Artifact Exhibition: Learn the ins and outs of the construction of the ill-fated "unsinkable" ship, and find out what went wrong to cause the tragic accident. With over 300 real artifacts from the Titanic, this is one of the best Las Vegas museums for older kids ready to learn real history and experience it for themselves.

Vegas Fun For the Family

Vegas fun for the whole family is more abundant than you might imagine. Some of the best Las Vegas galleries and museums actually are great places to go with kids of all ages that parents will enjoy too!

  • Pinball Museum Las Vegas: This awesome Vegas museum is fun for the whole family. The Pinball Museum has 141 pinball machines from the 1950's to the 1990's on display - and you can play every one of them! So pack your pockets full of quarters, listen to "Pinball Wizard" on your way to the museum, and have great family fun! 
  • Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum: With over 100 meticulous wax replicas of famous celebrities, Madame Tussaud's gives you the chance to find your favorite movie stars, political giants and historical figures - and take hundreds of hilarious family photos! Wait and see what Grandma says when she sees pictures of the kids hanging out with President Obama!
  • Bodies the Exhibition: This Las Vegas museum features over 200 actual human bodies preserved in the most amazing ways to reveal the intricate architecture of the human body in movement and at rest. The beautiful science of this exhibit transcends any creepiness of seeing the bodies, and ensures an exciting and highly educational experience for all.
Early Vegas Travel Info
  Tour Info Price*
1.
Lion Habitat MGM Grand (Closed)
at the MGM Grand Las Vegas

Located on the casino floor of the MGM Grand, the Lion Habitat serves as a temporary home to over 30 beautiful lions that interchange on daily basis. This free family-friendly attraction is a great way to see the king of the jungle in person outside of a zoo setting.

Animals Exhibit Kid-Friendly
Price
Reviews
5
3 reviews
2.
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum
at the Venetian Hotel Las Vegas

With over 100 famous figures on display, Madame Tussauds Wax Museum is great place to get that all important celebrity photo-op. Unlike other wax museums, Madame Tussauds actually lets you touch these realistic figures including George Clooney, Hugh Hefner, Brad Pitt and ...

Exhibit Iconic
Price
Child
15.00
   Adult
25.00
Reviews
4.85
3 reviews
3.
Titanic Artifact Exhibition
at the Luxor Las Vegas

The Titanic Artifact Exhibition is a unique and informative look into the mighty ship's demise. Over 300 artifacts are on display at this museum along with a 15 ton, 26-foot-long piece of the Titanic's hull, the largest artifact ever recovered from the wreckage.

Exhibit
Price
Child
20.00
   Adult
27.00
Reviews
4.6
3 reviews
4.
The Auto Collections
at the The Quad Las Vegas

Housed in the Imperial Palace showroom, The Auto Collections features a wide variety of classic, rare, and antique cars. Not only will automobile enthusiasts appreciate the cars on display, they'll have the opportunity to actually purchase one of the vehicles if they choo ...

Exhibit Kid-Friendly
Price
Child
5.00
   Adult
8.95
Reviews
4
1 review
5.
Bodies the Exhibition
at the Luxor Las Vegas

With over 200 real human bodies on display, Bodies the Exhibition is the perfect activity for those interested in medical sciences. Located in the Luxor Hotel and Casino, this exhibit shows real bodies of Chinese prisoners that agreed to give their bodies to science when ...

Exhibit
Price
Child
23.00
   Adult
31.00
Reviews
3.6
3 reviews
6.
Bellagio Fine Art Gallery
at the Bellagio Hotel Las Vegas

The Bellagio Fine Art Gallery is beautiful and classy display of some of the most beautiful pieces of art work in Las Vegas. As one of the leading art galleries in the city, big name pieces by Pablo Picasso, Edgar Degas and Pierre-Auguste Renoir have been displayed here.< ...

Exhibit
Price
Adult
15.00
Reviews
3
2 reviews
7.
Exotic Car Showroom
at the Caesars Palace Las Vegas

The 34,000-square-foot Exotic Car Showroom in the Forum Shops at Caesars Palace is a top-of-the-line display of luxury vehicles. This exhibit and dealership duo holds some of the most highly-regarded rare cars in the world including Porsche's new Carrera GT and a 616-hors ...

Exhibit Kid-Friendly
Price
Child
5.00
   Adult
5.00
Reviews
0
0 reviews
8.
Neon Museum

The neon museum is an exciting look into the ultimate art form that Las Vegas is known for. Lights that once illuminated the City of Sin are now on display in a graveyard of neon signs. This free self-guided walking tour is one of the best ways to view this city's former ...

Exhibit Iconic
Price
Adult
15.00
Reviews
0
0 reviews
9.
Planetarium Las Vegas

Take a short trip from the Strip to North Las Vegas and visit the Planetarium Las Vegas at the CSN campus.  Kids will enjoy dome-screen movies that teach audiences all about star clusters, constellation formations, planets, the moon and more.  All ages will lear ...

Exhibit Kid-Friendly Scenic
Price
Child
4.00
   Adult
6.00
Reviews
0
0 reviews
10.
Lied Children's Museum Las Vegas

Families looking for kid-friendly attractions on their Vegas vacations should head to Lied Children's Museum Las Vegas for highly enjoyable interactive educational exhibits.  Kids will learn about music, nature, science, humanity, and the way other people live their ...

Exhibit Kid-Friendly Day Trip
Price
Child
7.50
   Adult
8.50
Reviews
0
0 reviews
11.
Atomic Testing Museum Las Vegas

Visit the Atomic Testing Museum Las Vegas to learn all about the Nevada Test Site that once resided 65 miles outside of Las Vegas. The museum exhibits galleries displaying the events in history most affected by nuclear weapons, and what the effects of nuclear testing are. ...

Exhibit Iconic Kid-Friendly Day Trip
Price
Child
9.00
   Adult
12.00
Reviews
0
0 reviews
12.
Nevada State Museum Las Vegas

The Nevada History Museum in Las Vegas serves as an affordable and fascinating daytime activity. Here, you can learn about the development days of the Silver State when mobsters like Bugsy Siegel roamed the Strip. History buffs will appreciate the one-of-a-kind historical ...

Exhibit Kid-Friendly
Price
Child
   Adult
4.00
Reviews
0
0 reviews

Las Vegas museums and galleries are the best way to have a great time in Vegas that the kids will enjoy, the parents will find interesting and everyone will learn something new! The cool thing is that a lot of the best Las Vegas museums are great for all ages.

The best Las Vegas museums for the youngest kids are those that have interactive exhibits. At the Las Vegas Natural History Museum and the Lied Discover Children's Museum, kids can learn hands-on from cool fossils and fun science experiments.

Older kids will enjoy Las Vegas museums and galleries with more content, where they can learn interesting things about Vegas. The Atomic Testing Museum, Las Vegas Mob Experience and the Titanic Artifact Exhibition are great places to bring older, more inquisitive kids.

The whole family can have a fun time at cool Las Vegas galleries and museums like the Pinball Museum Las VegasMadame Tussaud's Wax Museum and Bodies the Exhibition.