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. This is the 21st time the Museum has
received this award over the past 25 years.
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