Las Vegas, Nevada Attractions

Unusual landmarks, museums, roadside attractions, and hidden wonders in Las Vegas and the surrounding area. It's a neon oasis, ceaselessly remaking itself to lure gamblers (they're less interested in family tourism these days).

Giant Cat Head: Snowball in Vegas

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  • Giant Cat Head: Snowball in Vegas

    Giant Cat Head: Snowball in Vegas

    Las Vegas, Nevada

    Sculpted by Jesse Smigel, the colorful cat head is 10 feet high with its tongue out. Visitors are encouraged to pose as if being licked.

Sights for Oddball Excursions

  • Toilet Paper Hero of Hoover Dam

    Toilet Paper Hero of Hoover Dam

    Boulder City, Nevada

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

  • Tom Devlin's Monster Museum

    Tom Devlin's Monster Museum

    Boulder City, Nevada

    Special effects artist Tom Devlin's tribute to the non-CGI monsters he loves and creates. Freddy, Jason, and Pennywise, but also Maniac Cop and the Gingerdead Man.

  • Atomic Testing Museum

    Atomic Testing Museum

    Las Vegas, Nevada

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

  • Las Vegas - Mighty Mutant

    Las Vegas - Mighty Mutant

    Las Vegas, Nevada

    The short life span of most Las Vegas attractions means you'll always have some place new to spend your money.

  • Neon Museum - The Boneyard

    Neon Museum - The Boneyard

    Las Vegas, Nevada

    A storage yard for all of the old and forgotten signs of Las Vegas, artfully packaged as a collection of neon and city history.

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