Guided Tours on History of Law Enforcement Offered Every Tuesday in May
LAS VEGAS (April 2016) – The Mob Museum, the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, is pleased to collaborate with teachers and law enforcement professionals in service of its mission throughout the year. During the month of May, it will show its appreciation to these individuals with buy-one, get-one admission. In addition, the Museum will host special guided tours on the history of law enforcement from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on May 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31.
Nevada teachers and educational support professionals will receive buy-one, get-one admission with ID during Teacher Appreciation Week, May 1 – 7. In 1985, the National PTA established Teacher Appreciation Week as the first full week of May.
Nevada law enforcement professionals will receive the same offer with ID during National Police Week, May 15 – 21. In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation declaring May 15 Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which it falls National Police Week.
Local teachers and law enforcement professionals’ admission tickets are regularly priced at $11.95 with Nevada ID; non-local teachers and law enforcement professionals with ID may purchase tickets for $17.95. In addition, Happy Hour Pricing* is available to all visitors daily after 5 p.m. Locals receive free parking for three hours, which is available in the lot next to the Museum; free parking will be validated with ticket redemption. Non-locals will receive $5 off regular admission. All Happy Hour visitors enjoy half-price alcoholic beverages from the Museum’s bar from 5 to 9 p.m.
The cost for guided law enforcement history tours on Tuesdays in May is $10 in addition to the regular price of admission.
To purchase Museum tickets, 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 1,000 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 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.