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City of Las Vegas Museum and Rough Rider Memorial Collection



727 Grand Ave
Las Vegas, NM 87701

Hours of Operation
Friday: 10 am - 4 pm
Saturday: 10 am -4 pm
Sunday: closed

Restrooms available
Parking available

The City of Las Vegas Museum and Rough Riders Memorial Collection engages visitors in the rich history of the Las Vegas area by collecting, preserving and presenting objects and themes relating to the region's unique heritage, to increase our understanding of the link between the past, present and future. The City of Las Vegas Museum and Rough Rider Memorial Collection opened in 1961 as a unit of the City of the Las Vegas. The Museum housed in the historic Municipal Building at 727 Grand Avenue is a 1940 Works Progress Administration project. The Museum collection includes over 7,000 items relating to the heritage of the Las Vegas area. Many items may be viewed through our online collection catalog.. The Museum offers educational opportunities through classroom visits and activities. Entertaining and informative programs for all ages are offered throughout the year.

Location and Space
The museum has outdoor exhibits and benches for people to sit and relax on. The museum's address is 727 Grand Ave. There is parking in the back on 4th street; around 10 parking spaces and parking in front of the museum on Grand Ave.