LAS VEGAS (January 2017) – The Mob Museum, The National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, announces multiple programs taking place in February 2017:
The Mob Museum’s Fifth Anniversary, February 10 through 14. A series of celebratory events will take place recognizing the Museum’s five successful years. Beginning with an unveiling of the Museum’s newest artifacts from the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre on February 10, events culminate with free admission for locals and buy-one, get-one admission for non-locals on February 14. For a full calendar of Fifth Anniversary events, click here.
Community Safety Forum, February 19, 2 – 3 p.m. February’s installment of this monthly series, held in partnership with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and sponsored by NV Energy, will explore the Clark County District Attorney’s office. Attendees will learn how the DA’s office works to ensure justice is served on behalf of Southern Nevada’s citizens, as well as hear behind-the-scenes stories and insider tips on District Court procedures. All attendees receive free Museum admission, courtesy of NV Energy.
Ready to Roar, a temporary exhibition of Prohibition-Era fashion and culture continues through late spring 2017. Curated in conjunction with UNLV, the exhibit illustrates the indelible impact the Prohibition Era had on not only women’s fashions, but also their rights and freedoms. Made possible by a grant from Nevada Humanities, the exhibit is held in partnership with the Clark County Museum, Nevada State Museum, Nevada State Parks and the National Park Service. Free with Museum admission.
Museum after Dark, Due to robust guest demand, the Museum continues its extended operating hours: The Museum will continue operating from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. Also still available is The Made Experience, a special package pairing a three-course, prix-fixe dinner and signature cocktail at Triple George Grill—just steps from the Museum—with Museum admission for $89 per person. Finally, the Museum continues its nightly presentations, “These Things of Ours: Objects After Dark,” each evening from 6 to 8 p.m. These opportunities enable visitors to learn about behind-the-scenes objects, photos and documents not on regular display at the Museum. Evening presentations are free with Museum admission and free for Museum Members.
For more information, please call (702) 229-2734 or visit themobmuseum.org.
ABOUT THE MOB MUSEUM
The Mob Museum, the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, provides a world-class, interactive journey through true stories—from the birth of the Mob to today’s headlines. The Mob Museum offers a provocative, contemporary look at these topics through more than 2,000 artifacts and immersive storylines. Whether you like it or not, this is American history. Since opening in 2012, The Mob Museum has accumulated numerous accolades, including being named one of TripAdvisor’s “Top 25 U.S. Museums,” USA Today’s “12 Can’t Miss U.S. Museum Exhibits,” “A Must for Travelers” by The New York Times, one of “20 Places Every American Should See” by Fox News and Budget Travel magazine and “Best Museum” by Nevada Magazine. Admission is $23.95 for adults ages 18 and over with special pricing for online purchase, children, seniors, military, law enforcement, Nevada residents, and teachers. The Museum is open daily; visit the website for up-to-date operating hours. For more information, call (702) 229-2734 or visit themobmuseum.org. Connect on Facebook at facebook.com/themobmuseum.org or Twitter @themobmuseum.