Local Attractions

Las Vegas

After the educational sessions conclude each day, don't miss an opportunity to experience all Las Vegas has to offer.



Fremont Street Experience
The Fremont Street Experience (FSE) is a pedestrian mall and attraction in downtown Las Vegas, Nevada. The FSE occupies the westernmost five blocks of Fremont Street, including the area known for years as “Glitter Gulch,” and portions of some other adjacent streets.


Madame Tussauds Las Vegas
Madame Tussauds displays more than 100 intricately designed replicas of well-known celebrities from the worlds of film, television and music. Located inside the Venetian hotel-casino at the intersection of the Vegas Strip and Spring Mountain Road.


Gondola Rides at the Venetian
No trip to Las Vegas would be complete without experiencing our gondola rides. Float beneath bridges, beside cafes, under balconies, all while coasting down the Grand Canal. A singing gondolier pilots every gondola. Surrender to the romance of a live serenade from your one-of-a-kind vantage point. Both indoor and outdoor Venetian gondola rides are available.


Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art
Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art is Las Vegas’ premier exhibition space--where great art goes on vacation. BGFA is committed to presenting intimate exhibitions featuring works by some of the world’s most compelling artists. Organized in partnership with museums and foundations from around the world.


Hoover Dam
Hoover Dam is a concrete arch-gravity dam in the Black Canyon of the Colorado River, on the border between the U.S. states of Nevada and Arizona. It was constructed between 1931 and 1936 during the Great Depression and was dedicated on September 30, 1935, by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Its construction was the result of a massive effort involving thousands of workers, and cost over one hundred lives. Originally known as Boulder Dam from 1933, it was officially renamed Hoover Dam by a joint resolution of Congress in 1947.


Las Vegas Natural History Museum
The Las Vegas Natural History Museum is a private, nonprofit natural history museum that is located in Downtown Las Vegas, Nevada. The exhibits focus on various subjects, from dinosaurs, marine life, and mammals both exotic and native, as well as an Egyptian exhibit that opened in February 2010, focusing on the life of Tutankhamen.

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