Theater and opera houses
Huntridge Theater in Las Vegas
The Huntridge Theater in Las Vegas, also known as the
Huntridge Performing Arts Theater, which opened in Art
Deco style in 1944, was initially a cinema and later a
performance location for theater productions and musical
performances. In 1993 it was added to the list of places
of historical interest. In 1995 the roof of the
Huntridge Theater collapsed and heralded the end of the
theater. Nowadays the theater is in extremely bad
condition and nowhere else can you see the urban decay
better than here.
||1208 E Charleston Blvd
Las Vegas, Nevada 89104
Theater for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas
The Theater for the Performing Arts in Las Vegas is
located in the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino and
offers visitors 7,000 seats. It opened in 1972 and since
then music performances, shows and much more have been
taking place here. The Miss Universe and Miss USA
elections were held here over several years.
||3667 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
Pioneer Center for the
Performing Arts in Reno
The Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts in the city
of Reno was opened in 1967 and can accommodate up to
1,000 visitors. The building's main attraction is the
golden roof in the form of a geodesic dome. Here is also
the venue for the Nevada Opera.
||100 Sun. Virginia Street
Reno, Nevada 89501
Eureka Opera House
The Eureka Opera House is an opera house built
in 1880 in the city of Eureka in central Nevada.
However, it should be noted that from 1915 the Eureka
served as a cinema and was closed in 1958. The Eureka
Opera House was
restored in 1993 and is now one of the gems of the
city's historic district.
Museums and exhibitions
Museum in Las Vegas
The Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas is
dedicated to the history of the Nevada Test Site, where
nuclear weapons tests were carried out from 1951 to
1992. Here visitors can learn about the history of
nuclear weapons, radiation and much more.
||755 E. Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, Nevada 89119
Las Vegas Natural
The Las Vegas Natural History Museum shows past
times in its exhibitions which are divided into African
Gallery, Prehistoric Life Gallery, International
Wildlife Gallery, Marine Life Gallery and the Wild
Nevada Gallery and are ideal for a visit.
||900 Las Vegas Blvd N.
Las Vegas, Nevada 89101
Nevada Museum of Art in Reno
The Nevada Museum of Art in the city of Reno was founded
in 1931 and comprises a collection of approx. 1,900
exhibits from the world of art. In addition to the
normal exhibitions of the museum, it is also possible to
attend courses that expand knowledge about art or let
the participant become creative themselves.
||160 West Liberty Street
Reno, Nevada 89501
Museum in Carson City
The Nevada State Museum in Carson City is just one of
the six Nevada State Museums. The Nevada State Museum in
Carson City offers exhibitions on various topics, but
the highlights of the museum are the exhibits on the
prairie mammoths that were found in the Black Rock
||708 North Curry Street
Carson City, Nevada 89703