Nevada State Museum
Unless you’ve got a hankering to see a stuffed Columbian mammoth or the Nevada state fossil (psst, it’s an ichthyosaur), you can skip...
Spa at Mandarin Oriental
The uber- luxe Spa at the Mandarin Oriental is designed to capture the opulence of 1930s Shanghai.
From 9pm dueling pianos, cigars and classic cocktails make this lounge somewhat reminiscent of a gentlemen's club. Popular with a mature...
333 S Valley View Blvd · interesting places nearby
Springs Preserve information
On the site of the natural springs (which ran dry in 1962) that fed las vegas ('the meadows'), where southern Paiutes and Spanish Trail traders camped, and later Mormon missionaries and Western pioneers settled the valley, this educational complex is an incredible trip through historical, cultural and biological time. The touchstone is the Desert Living Center, demonstrating sustainable architectural design and everyday eco-conscious living.