City of Las Vegas Museum & Rough Rider Memorial Collection.


The City of Las Vegas Museum and Rough Rider Memorial Collection opened in 1961 as a unit of the City of Las Vegas. The Museum is housed in the historic Municipal Building, a 1940 Works Progress Administration project. The museum collection includes over 7,000 items relating to the heritage of the Las Vegas area. Many items may be viewed through our on-line collection catalog. The Museum offers educational opportunities through classroom visits and activities. Entertaining and informative programs for all ages are offered throughout the year.

Footlights in the Foothills
Ocotber 25, 2014 at 4pm at the City Museum

Be part of the Artist Studio Tour as live theater fans can enjoy a free play at the City Museum. On Saturday, October 25th at 4:00 p.m. the Nat Gold Players will present “Footlights in the Foothills” a play with music about the history of community theater in Las Vegas based on the book by Edwina Romero.


For more information please call the 505-426-3205