Las Vegas, Nevada: World's Largest Gold Nugget
On display in a casino, a honking big chunk of gold. (Note: Has been known to spend time at the Golden Nugget Atlantic City, NJ) Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Visitor Tips and News About World's Largest Gold Nugget
Hard to find in the back of the casino. It's big.[Subachad, 01/27/2013]
We enjoy searching for it in the slot machine labryinth (could ask a casino employee, but what fun is that?).
Located inside the Golden Nugget Casino is the largest gold nugget on public display. Found in Wedderburn, Australia in October 1980 by a lucky fella and his trusty metal detector lying 6 inches below the surface. Second largest nugget ever found, weighing a mighty 61 pounds and 11 oz. Sold to the casino for a reported million dollars.[MattandKasey, 09/21/2012]
This unique attraction returned in 2012 to Vegas from the Golden Nugget Atlantic City.
The World's Largest Gold Nugget is located in the very back of the casino and it was well worth the walk. If you have trouble finding it, any hotel staff will be more than willing to help you. It was amazing to see in person! They also have a plaque that tells a little more about it.[Dana, 04/10/2010]
The relatively small gold nuggets that once accompanied the world's largest gold nugget, and that were on display inside the Golden Nugget, are up for sale.... [10/01/2006] Complete News Story