Quirky Las Vegas Museums

What can do you in Vegas that doesn’t involve gambling?  A lot.  From neon lights to mob guns to Mustangs to pinball, Vegas has some of the best selections of quirky museums and exhibits.


The Neon Museum

Through the neon signs glowing in the night, learn of the inception of the Strip and Downtown. Explore their history through the neon signs glowing on the properties of Downtown Las Vegas and the Strip. Take a trip in time by walking through the boneyard to discover the different eras of Las Vegas.”

The Mob Museum

“The Museum is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with a mission to advance the public understanding of organized crime’s history and impact on American society. The Museum offers a provocative, contemporary look at these topics through hundreds of artifacts and immersive exhibits.”

Shelby American Heritage Center

Book your Custom Shelby Tour today and get a close up, behind the scenes, view of unique muscle cars being built in real time.  Walk through the life, story, and actual collection of cars as you tour the expansive Shelby American Heritage Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.”

The Punk Rock Museum

The Punk Rock Museum in Las Vegas opens its doors and proudly shoves in your face the history, culture, and absurdity of rock n’ roll’s bastard step-child. This museum invites lifelong fans and curious looky-loos of all ages to experience a hands-on, uniquely punk rock experience.”

The Pinball Museum

The Pinball Hall of Fame is an attempt by the members of the Las Vegas Pinball Collectors Club to house and display the world’s largest pinball collection, open to the public. A not-for-profit corporation was established to further this cause.”


“AREA15 is a must-see immersive entertainment district located a few minutes from the Las Vegas Strip. Visitors of all ages are welcome to wander the sights for free*. Activate one or all ticketed experiences and be transported into other dimensions.”

The National Atomic Testing Museum

The National Atomic Testing Museum (Atomic Museum), is a national science, history, and educational institution that tells the story of America’s nuclear weapons testing program at the Nevada Test Site. The Museum uses lessons of the past and present to understand better the extent and effect of nuclear testing on worldwide nuclear deterrence and geo-political history. “

Museum of Illusions

Discover a brilliant collection of perspective-changing rooms, enthralling installations, and spellbinding images. Our exhibits will teach you that nothing is ever quite as it seems, especially in the Museum of Illusions Las Vegas. Get ready to be mesmerized!”

The Titanic Exhibit at Luxor

“More than 350 artifacts recovered from the wreck site of Titanic are on display in this exhibit along with full-scale room re-creations. The exhibits are educational and entertaining for all ages.”

Bodies - The Exhibition at Luxor

“Using an innovative preservation process, the Exhibition showcases real, full-bodies and organs, providing a detailed, three-dimensional vision of the human form rarely seen outside of an anatomy lab.”

Burlesque Hall of Fame

“With a collection of several thousand costumes, stage props, photographs, and personal effects, the museum is a growing testament to the power and social impact of the art of the tease.”

Las Vegas Showgirl Museum

The collections housed in the museum takes visitors back to where it all started, in Paris.  It gives a glimpse of all aspects, including live re-enactments of some of Las Vegas’ most famous production numbers, headliners and specialty acts.”

Hollywood Car Museum

The 30,000-Sq.-Ft. Hollywood Cars Museum includes opportunities for patrons to see legendary car creations including cars for “RoboCop,” “Back To The Future,” and “The Flintstones.”

Erotic Heritage Museum

The Erotic Heritage Museum is an educational, performance, and exhibit space, where various retail items are sold in the lobby. The museum hosts readings, symposia, and “meet and greets” of notables in the world of sexual education and art.”

Illuminarium at AREA 15

From exhilarating natural wonders to enriching cultural moments and beyond, Illuminarium delivers a sensory experience like no other by fully immersing you in the world’s most extraordinary experiences.”

Real Bodies at Horseshoe

Get to know yourself inside out. Seen by millions worldwide, REAL BODIES is an authentic exhibit on the Las Vegas Strip using real human specimens to explore the complexity of anatomy and humanity in a powerful, thought-provoking style.”

The Hunger Games at MGM Grand

“With astonishing costumes, props from the films, and sets inspired by the films, guests can explore Panem through multiple hands-on, interactive experiences, while also delving into the stories behind the films with behind-the-scenes content revealing the technology that turned the global phenomenon into the stunning, cinematic visuals.”

Arte Museum

ARTE MUSEUM LAS VEGAS showcases works inspired by nature under the theme of ETERNAL NATURE. Each piece of artwork delivers not just a vivid visual journey, but also a multi-sensory engagement—from enveloping soundscapes to tailor-made aromas—that amounts to a completely immersive experience.”