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Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum

1305 Arizona St, Boulder City, NV 89005-2613
+1 702-294-1988
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The Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum is located in historic downtown Boulder City, inside the Boulder Dam Hotel. The Museum can be accessed on the first floor of the Hotel.
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1305 Arizona St, Boulder City, NV 89005-2613
+1 702-294-1988
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

My daughter (15) and I enjoyed our visit to the Hoover Dam. It was an easy drive (under an hour) from the Strip and I was glad we rented a car and drove ourselves rather than taking a tour bus. Parking was easy and only...More

Thank Srbiegel
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Wow what a pleasant visit, yes the rooms are small but it was cool to be in such a historic site. Breakfast was amazing and cooked to order!!!

Thank Armando G
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Ask for the treasure map thingy - it's really fun and you'll learn more about the whole way that the Boulder Damn was built. It was pretty cool to see how the day-to-day stay-at-home-moms and the children lived while the men worked. The building the...More

Thank akjelliebean
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We loved the in-depth tour of the Hoover Dam. It was filled with lots of interesting facts, amazing views, and terrific tour guides. We loved the whole experience.

Thank ShawnaFromMich
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Great way to learn a little about how/why the Boulder Dam (aka Hoover Dam) was created. Nice interactive things for the kiddies as well as adults. The short movie is informative for the adults, however the kids may start fidgeting. The Museum is located in...More

Thank ejchu7
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Were told about this museum at the Boulder City visitor center! Easy to find right inside the hotel. Price is $2. What a steal! Video on building of dam & then interactive museum. Given a quiz to fill in so you really have to read...More

Thank Marsha K
Reviewed 27 February 2017

A must see to get the bigger picture on the construction of the Hoover Dam. Good place to start before heading to the attraction

Thank FtMacTompkins
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed the museum and the film they show about the making of the Boulder Dam. The artifacts were displayed in an interesting way with interactive exhibits. The docent was very kind and she pointed out some less obvious pieces.

Thank frozentundra612
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Found this by Accident when having lunch in Boulder City. Not advertised, but found Statues with information on how to get information and a website to view the various stops, with a map. Use you cellphone to follow this trail Many statues are only given...More

Thank Perkadventures
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Very well organized - informative - great video and pictures. Almost too much to absorb in one visit. Bes ure to take the dam tour also!

Thank JC E
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