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, over 3 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.