El Cortez Barber Shop
Old-school barbers sharpen their shears at this upstairs hangout inside a vintage Vegas casino. Chew the fat with old-timer locals and...
Burlesque Hall of Fame
Set amid the funky artist workshops, gallery spaces and yoga studios of the Emergency Arts complex, this tiny two-room museum pays...
The chalkboard menu at this indie cafe – a bohemian little place that doubles as a record shop – spells out a short list of locally...
600 E Fremont St · interesting places nearby
El Cortez information
Head to the unabashedly retro El Cortez, Vegas' oldest continuously operating casino, on the National Register of Historic Places. Going strong since 1941, it's one of the only carpet joints left where the slot machines are the real thing. If you hit the jackpot, you'll enjoy the clatter of actual coins – none of that newfangled paper ticket nonsense.