333 S Valley View Blvd, Las Vegas, NV, 89107
Type: Area Attractions, Cultural Activity, Museums And Exhibits, Family Friendly
Come experience the miracle in the Mojave that has made Las Vegas what it is today - a true desert oasis. Only three miles from the Strip but worlds away, the Springs Preserve is an indoor/outdoor non-gaming attraction that entertains visitors of all ages in any kind of weather. Two indoor air-conditioned galleries contain over 300 interactive exhibits that tell the story of Las Vegas past, present and future and introduce a menagerie of the live bats, foxes, snakes, spiders and lizards that call the desert home. A beacon for tomorrow, the Sustainability Gallery entertains while educating visitors about the importance of using our resources wisely to insure our future. Outdoors experience an eight acre botanical garden, 1.6 miles of walking trails, play among gigantic replicas of peregrine falcons, a snake and a mastodon skeleton in the Child's Play area or take in a scheduled concert in the amphitheater under the stars. Enjoy our exclusive gift shop or have a bite to eat at the Springs Cafe. Open daily from 10am - 6pm.