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  • Toilet Paper Hero of Hoover Da

    Toilet Paper Hero of Hoover Dam

    Boulder City, Nevada

    A statue immortalizes Alabam, a 1930s dam worker who cleaned the construction site outhouses.

  • The Mob Museum

    The Mob Museum

    Las Vegas, Nevada

    The city's very own chronicle of organized crime and enforcement, in a former courthouse.

  • Heart Attack Grill

    Heart Attack Grill

    Las Vegas, Nevada

    The controversial eatery goes big in Vegas, with nearly naughty nurses, Triple Bypass Burgers, and an ambulance at the ready.

  • Western Historic Radio Museum

    Western Historic Radio Museum

    Virginia City, Nevada

    Before Facebook, distant strangers friended each other via ham radio. Henry Rogers' collection focuses on the pre-transistor era of radio history and innovation.

  • Wilbur D. May Museum

    Wilbur D. May Museum

    Reno, Nevada

    A lifetime of hunting trophies from a Nevada rancher, including a recreation of his big game living room. That's right. Elephant foot trash cans.

  • Scheels - Sportsman Attraction

    Scheels - Sportsman Attraction

    Sparks, Nevada

    The world's only sporting goods store with an indoor ferris wheel and animatronic President dummies. And a fudge shop.

  • World's Largest Collection of Elvis Memorabilia

    Thunder Mountain Park

    Imlay, Nevada

    A folk art environment of junk, bottles and concrete arrayed around the three-story house of the late Frank Van Zant, aka "Chief Rolling Mountain Thunder."

  • Atomic Testing Museum

    Atomic Testing Museum

    Las Vegas, Nevada

    Kids! 3...2...1...ka-BOOM! It's an atomic bomb!

  • Last Supper desert sculpture

    Last Supper and Giant Pink Woman

    Rhyolite, Nevada

    Ghost town, Apostle shrouds, and a naked pink giantess at Rhyolite and the Goldwell Open Air Museum.

  • Crazy Girls sculpture

    Most Photographed Sculpture in Las Vegas

    Las Vegas, Nevada

    Semi-naughty sculpture attracts customers to a semi-nude showgirl revue.

  • Mighty Mutant

    Mighty Mutant

    Las Vegas, Nevada

    Completely untrustworthy when it comes to attraction longevity. But there's always something new to see.

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