If you’re on a trip to Las Vegas and want to visit some of the secret sites locals know about instead of going for the more well-known tourist activities, then we’ve got some great suggestions for you.
Make the most of Las Vegas and visit these 4 great hidden places that will forever stay in your memory.
If you want to grab a classic slice of pizza, drop by The Pizzeria, mostly known as Secret Pizza, that serves after-hour pizza slices and beer for a late night in the city, as well as pinball and even a whole pie to go. You’ll find this unmarked entrance to the restaurant in a narrow hallway with walls covered in Sinatra album covers inside The Cosmopolitan Hotel. More Info >
The Mob Museum
The Mob Museum offers a bold and authentic view of organized crime from vintage Las Vegas to the back alleys of American cities and – increasingly – across the borders and networks of the entire world. Explore the real stories and actual events of Mob history through interactive exhibits and one-of-a-kind Mob and law enforcement artifacts found inside the restored 1933 former courthouse and post office building located just minutes from Fremont Street. More Info >
Seven Magic Mountains
A hidden gem that became so popular that this temporary installation’s run is extended through 2021. Despite its notoriety, it still feels as if you’ve stumbled upon a secret in the desert. Designed by Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone, it features towering 30-foot stacked boulders painted in fluorescent colors. Meant to represent an intersection of natural and artificial, it’s a must for art lovers.
Seven Magic Mountains is located approximately 10 miles south of the intersection of Las Vegas Boulevard and St. Rose Parkway in Henderson, Nevada.
- From Las Vegas: Follow I-15 S to Sloan Rd (exit 25). Turn left (east) to Las Vegas Boulevard. Drive approximately 7 miles south on Las Vegas Blvd. and the artwork will appear on your left (east).
- From Los Angeles: Drive north on I-15 to Jean, NV (exit 12). Turn right (east) on NV-161 toward Las Vegas Blvd. Drive approximately 5 miles north on Las Vegas Blvd. and the artwork will appear on your right (east).
Please park in the onsite parking lot. Street parking is discouraged. No public transportation is available to the installation site. More Info >
Have you ever wanted to be a race car driver? Dreams come true at this racetrack experience at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway!
Get behind the wheel of some beautiful exotic machines under the supervision of expert drivers who will teach you how to handle your race car like a pro. You’ll be flying around the track making high-speed left turns or cruising in a sleek Porsche or Lambo! More Info >