THE NEON MUSEUM ANNOUNCES UPDATED OPERATING HOURS FOR DECEMBER
The Neon Museum announces updated operating hours for December. The museum will be open from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m., seven days a week. Exceptions include Christmas Eve, when hours will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Christmas Day, when it will be closed. Brilliant!, the immersive nighttime experience using projection-mapping to reilluminate vintage signs in the North Gallery, is available between 6:30 and 9:30 p.m. with shows scheduled every 30 minutes; Brilliant! will be closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Public health and safety protocols in place include:
- No-touch digital forehead thermometers are being used to screen staff and guests.
- Limited number of people are admitted into the museum to account for social distancing.
- New protective equipment is installed at the museum’s front desk.
- All staff wear face masks and gloves.
- All guests are required to wear protective masks.
- All frequently touched surfaces are wiped down at least once an hour.
Dec. 1 – December 31
Neon Boneyard Tours – 2 to 10 p.m.
Brilliant! – 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Neon Boneyard Tours – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day
General admission: $20
Guided tour: $28
Guided tour plus Brilliant! Combo: $45
Discounted rates are available for children (ages 7 – 17), students, seniors (ages 65+), active-duty military, veterans and Nevada residents (a valid, current ID is required to receive discounted prices).
The Neon Museum
700 Las Vegas Boulevard North
Las Vegas, NV 89101
ABOUT THE NEON MUSEUM:
Founded in 1996, The Neon Museum is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization dedicated to collecting, preserving, studying and exhibiting iconic Las Vegas signs for educational, historic, arts and cultural enrichment. It has been ranked No. 1 in Las Vegas Weekly’s list of “Twenty Greatest Attractions in Las Vegas History,” one of “Sin City’s Best Retro Sites” by MSN, “No. 1 Las Vegas Museum Sure to Entertain and Educate” by USA Today’s 10best.com, “One of the Top 10 Coolest Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do” by Forbes.com, one of the “Top 10 Historic Spots in Las Vegas” by Vegas.com; one of “15 Most Fascinating Museums in the U.S.” by VacationIdea.com; and earns a consistent 4.5 out of 5 rating on TripAdvisor. On its 2.27-acre campus, The Neon Museum houses an outdoor exhibition space known as the Neon Boneyard (“boneyard” is traditionally the name for an area where items no longer in use are stored); the North Gallery, home to the immersive audiovisual spectacle “Brilliant!” which uses technology advances to re-illuminate more than 40 non-operational signs; the new Boulevard Gallery outdoor exhibit and event space; and its visitors’ center, housed inside the former La Concha Motel lobby. The museum collection also includes nine restored signs installed as public art throughout downtown Las Vegas. Public education, outreach, research, archival preservation and a grant-funded neon sign survey represent a selection of the museum’s ongoing projects. The museum is located at 770 Las Vegas Blvd. North in Las Vegas. For tour schedules and pricing information, visit neonmuseum.org. For more information about The Neon Museum, visit www.neonmuseum.org and follow its Twitter and Instagram pages.