Press Release

Awards and Accolades


Awards

Best Exhibit/Museum 2015: Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association

Viator Travel Awards 2015: Top Rated Museum

Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Award

Top Workplaces 2014-The Las Vegas Review Journal

Viator Travel Awards 2014: Best Local Operator

Best Museum-2014, 2013 and 2012 Las Vegas Review-Journal

Best Museum-2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012 Nevada Magazine

Best Exhibit/Museum-2014 and 2013 Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association

Best Place to Take Tourists-Las Vegas Weekly, 2012 Weekly Awards

Best New Museum-Seven Weekly, 2012 “Best of City“ Awards

Certificate of Excellence-Trip Advisor, 2015, 2014, 2013 and 2012

Historic Preservation Award-City of Las Vegas, Historic Preservation Committee, 2012

Accolades

“10 wild and crazy ways to get married in Vegas” – Vegas.com

“9 ways to experience ‘classic’ Las Vegas” – Las Vegas Review Journal

“Get Cultured: 10 Las Vegas Museums Sure To Entertain And Educate” – USA Today 10Best

“9 Things Every First-Time Visitor to Las Vegas Should Know” – Business Insider Indonesia

“The Top 7 Things You Must Do & See in Las Vegas” – Examiner

“Vintage Las Vegas: Sin City’s best retro sights” – MSN

“Best Places to Travel in 2015” – Travel & Leisure

“50 States. 50 Unique Stops. Nevada’s The Mob Museum” – USA Today

“A Must for Travelers” – The New York Times

“America’s Best Desert Vacations” – CBS News

“Top five attractions in Vegas, away from the Casinos” – Examiner

“10 Things You Didn’t Know About Las Vegas”- CNN

“10 Places Every American Should See”-Huffington Post

“Top Three Finalists in 2013 Best Wider World Project annual tourism awards”-British Guild of Travel Writers

“One of 20 Places Every American Should See”-Budget Travel Magazine

“One of the top 10 incredible world landmarks you haven’t seen — yet”-NBC Today

“One of 9 Reasons Everyone Should Visit Las Vegas”-CNNGo

“Las Vegas’ Best New Attractions for 2012”- Travel+ Leisure Magazine

“20 Places Every American Should See” by Fox News and Budget Travel Magazine

“Top 10 Locations for a Wedding”-Destination I Do magazine

“Top 10 Places to Visit If You Only Have 36 Hours in Las Vegas” – New York Times

“Top 10 Museums in Las Vegas” – USA Today

“One of the Top Permanent Exhibits in Las Vegas”– CBS Las Vegas

“People Love Us on Yelp” award – Yelp.com

A Museum You Can’t Refuse – AAA

Key Accomplishments

In less than three years, more than 700,000 guests, hailing from all 50 states and 35 countries, have visited The Mob Museum

Maintained 97% “good” or “excellent” rating of experience

Significant impact on neighboring businesses; more than $6.2 million spent locally

For More Information

Ashley Misko, Director of Marketing & PR

The Mob Museum 702-724-8612

amisko@themobmuseum.org