The museum has been recognized both nationally and statewide for quality programming and creative education. Some of the most recent recognition for the museum includes:
Best Place to Take the Kids – Nevada Magazine
Best Museum – The Best of Silver State Awards
Best Museum in the Review Journal’s Best off Las Vegas Poll, 2015
Best Museum in Las Vegas – Las Vegas Review-Journal Poll. The museum has been recognized in the Best of Las Vegas poll 20 times, most recently in 2012.
Best Museum in Southern Nevada – Nevada Magazine
Best Museum in Las Vegas – Parents’ Picks Awards
Best Kids’ Party Place – Parents’ Picks Awards
Best Indoor Playspace – Parents’ Picks Awards Parents’ Picks are awarded annually by Nickelodeon’s ParentsConnect.com.
Best Place to Take the Kids – Las Vegas Weekly