Las Vegas 101

Becoming7’s Las Vegas 101 is a quick rundown of what to see, do and eat in Las Vegas that is G or PG rated at most.

I am skipping the casinos and freemont street because the shows and entertainment change all the time. I am also going to skip the shopping info because 7’s aren’t shoppers.

I will try to have the addresses and a photo or two of each location.

Keep in mind that Vegas is always evolving, things change addresses, prices change, things close up so double check things to avoid surprises

 

 

On our first Vegas Vacation in 2009 we divided the city into 4 sections based on geocache locations. We used the Freeways to divide the city.

Zone 1 Northwest Las Vegas

Red Rock Canyon 1000 Scenic Loop Dr (west of Vegas)

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Nature Discovery Park 2627 Nature Park Drive

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City View Park 101 East Cheyenee

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Willie McCool Space Shuttle Columbia Remote Control Airfield 4400 Horse Drive/Avery Drive

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Clock Tower Vista Center/Park Vista off West Charleston

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Bob Taylor’s Ranch House 6250 Rio Stlas vegas

The Cracked Egg 5570 Painted Mirage Road

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Zone 2 – Northeast Las Vegas

Herbert memorial Park 2701 Basswood Ave

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Las Vegas Speedway 7000 N. Las Vegas Blvd

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Big Dogs Bar and Grill 1511 N Nellis Blvd

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Spectacular views of the city after dark

loz fielz st and e washington ave

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baro canyon drive (at the fork in the road)

 

Zone 3 Southeast Las Vegas

Valley of Fire  29450 Valley of Fire Road, Moapa Valley (east of Vegas)

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Hoover Dam NV SR 172 at NV/AZ state line, no actual address (souteast of Vegas)

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Subterranian House 3970 S Spencer

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Pinball Hall of Fame 1610 E Tropicana

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Simpsons House 712 Red Bark Lane, Henderson

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M-n-M World  Tropicana and Las Vegas Blvd

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Welcome to Las Vegas Sign 5100 Las Vegas Blvd

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Children’s Discovery Park at Townsquare 6605 Las Vegas Blvd

Sunset Park  2601 e Sunset

Blueberry Hill Family Restaurant 1505 E Flamingo

ReJavanate Coffee Lounge 3300 E Flamingo

 

View Locations

Top of Parking Garage by Greyhound s Main and Carson

Top of Parking Garage by Cleveland Clinic  888 W Bonneville

Highway 147 at night

Southern Nevada Vocational Tech 7400 S. Las Vegas

 

Zone 4 Southwest Las Vegas

Fire Department 1020 Hinson St (9/11 building scraps)

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Hash House A Go Go 6800 Shara

 

Rocket Fizz Soda Pop and Candy Shop 5130 S Forte Apache

The Omelet House 2160 w Charleston

 

 

Our more recent trip was on a whim and I literally was jotting things on a note pad on the 7 1/2 hour drive down there. So what follows is in no order. All I can say is good luck =)

Pop’s Philly Cheesesteak (OMG IT IS TO DIE FOR)501 S Decatur

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Gambler’s General Store 800 S Main

Bonanza Gift Shop 2440 S Las Vegas Blvd

Ricks Restorations 1112 S Commerce

Joe Louis Statue (cesars palace)

Bugsy Siegel Memorial (Flamaingo)

Acrylic Tank Man. 3451 W. Martin Ave (the show tanked)

Battlefield 2771 Industrial Road

 

Freemont Experience 425 Freemont St

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Las Vegas Toy Shack 450 Freemont St

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Ultimate Sports Cards and Memorabilia 450 Freemont

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Heart Attack Grill 455 Freemont

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Atomic Liquors (not for 7’s but the oldest bar in Las Vegas) 917 Freemont

 

Dig This Heavy Equipment Playground 3012 S Rancho

 

Neon Museum 770 N Las Vegas Blvd

Neon Museum - Las Vegas, NV, United States. Rubber Ducky you're the one.

Gold and Silver Pawn 713 S Las Vegas Blvd

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Crazy Girls Sculpture 2901 S Las Vegas Blvd

Baumans Rare Books (Palazoo)

Springs Preserve 333 S Valley View Blvd

Siegfried and Roy’s Secret Garden and Dolphin Habitat (Mirage)

Kiss Monster Mini Golf (Rio)

Pole Position Raceway4175 S Arville

Las Vegas Indoor Skydiving  200 Convention Center Dr

Natural History Museum 900 N Las Vegas Blvd

Nevada State Museum 309 S Las Vegas Blvd

Las Vegas Ice Center 9295 W Flamingo

High Roller Ferris Wheel (The Linq)

Atomic Testing Museum 755 E Flamingo

Old Las Vegas Mormon Fort 500 E Washington

Nevada Test Site

Coney Island Emporium 3790 S Las Vegas Blvd

Old Spanish Trail Park 8150 Tara Ave

Score- Interactive Sports Exhibit (Luxor)

Ethel M Botanical Cactus Garden 2 Cactus Garden Dr, Henderson

Discovery Children’s Museum 360 Promenade Pl

International Scouting Museum 3025 w Sshara

Hispanic Museum  3680 S Maryland Pkwy

 

 

 

 

 

 


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