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Family-Friendly Fun in Las Vegas

You don’t have to leave the kids at home on your trip to Las Vegas—there are plenty of family-friendly spots to enjoy with kids of all ages. 

Though Las Vegas is known as an adult playground, there are plenty of activities to enjoy if you’re bringing the kids. Whether you’re in the mood for an educational activity, an Instagrammable installation or just a great place to spend the afternoon, there’s something here for you and your family. Check out our list of five fun, family-friendly exhibits that are perfect for kids of all ages. 

Five Fun Exhibits in Las Vegas For Families

Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N.

Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. at Treasure Island Hotel and Casino provides visitors the opportunity to immerse into the world of the Avengers. Visitors can learn about their history, technology and profiles via informative displays and interactive exhibits. Captain America's uniform and shield, Black Widow and Hawkeye's uniform and weapons will also be on display. The main goal is to see if you have what it takes to become a member of the AVENGERS S.T.A.T.I.O.N. There is also an 8000-square-foot Marvel retail store on-site to satisfy visitors' shopping needs for Super Hero merchandise. 

Iron Man Exhibit at Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. Las Vegas | WHERE Traveler®
Iron Man Exhibit at Marvel Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. (©Melanie Lee)

Discovering King Tut’s Tomb

Discovering King Tut's Tomb at Luxor Hotel & Casino is a mesmerizing journey through ancient Egypt. Guests can retrace the footsteps of Howard Carter and his momentous discovery that brought the historic civilization back to life. Through the use of multimedia installations, unique sets, a VR experience and artifacts, guests can get an up-close look at Tutankhamun's tomb and its incredible treasures. Through this unique experience, guests can be immersed in history as they explore one of the most significant archaeological discoveries ever made. All throughout Discovering King Tut’s Tomb, you will be surrounded by sights, sounds and wonders that will transport you back in time. 

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Display at "Discovering King Tut's Tomb" (©Melanie Lee)

The Mob Museum

The Mob Museum in Las Vegas offers a unique and captivating look into the history and culture of organized crime in America. Located in downtown Sin City, the museum features interactive exhibits that explore the historical impact of the mob on American society. Visitors can immerse themselves in a world of artifacts, photos, videos and interactive displays that highlight various aspects of this notorious institution. For a more hands-on experience, visitors can purchase additional ticketed activities and take part in the Crime Lab and Firearm Training Simulator. Even the building that houses the Mob Museum plays a significant role in Las Vegas history—it opened in 1933 as the U.S. Post Office and Courthouse. 

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Building Exterior (Courtesy The Mob Museum)

Madame Tussauds Las Vegas

Madame Tussauds Las Vegas is an iconic wax museum located in the heart of the Las Vegas strip at The Venetian Resort Las Vegas. Snap a photo with Hollywood stars, including modern household names, reality show personalities and stars from past generations. Step into music video sets or become part of the Las Vegas experience with Elvis. There are over 100 different wax figures on display, and visitors can also learn about the wax molding process and the history of Madame Tussaud herself. Take home a wax mold of your own hand for a unique Las Vegas souvenir. Madame Tussauds also hosts thrilling interactive experiences such as a Marvel Superheroes 4D show with realistic special effects and stunts. 

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Beyonce Figure at Madame Tussauds (©Melanie Lee)

The Hunger Games: The Exhibition

The Hunger Games: The Exhibition, located at MGM Grand Las Vegas, is an exhibit for an entire family, especially for those who have enjoyed the book series. The interactive sets offer guests a look at Katniss Everdeen's humble beginning in District 12, her journey to Panem for the Hunger Games and her evolution as the Mockingjay. The exhibit includes costumes worn by Katniss and other characters, props from the movie and numerous Instagrammable sets from the films. Guests can also step into District 13 and try their hand at archery stations. 

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Mockingjay Dress at "The Hunger Games: The Exhibition" (©Melanie Lee)