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It’s less than a month now before Las Vegas’ new $55 million dollar children’s museum is filled with hordes of relieved parents eager children. The Discovery Children’s Museum closed its previous location earlier this month as it prepares to debut in a brand new facility next to downtown’s Smith Center on March 9 at 10 […]
Las Vegas’ Lied Discovery Children’s Museum is just over two weeks from shuttering. A closure date of February 4 has been set. But, littles will have a whole new play place to wear themselves out explore their world in March when the long-running museum takes up residence in its new home next to The Smith […]
Children ask, “What do I want to be when I grow up?” Children’smuseums ask,”Where do we want to be when we grow up?” The Lied Discovery Children’s Museum is in the process of answering that question—but it won’t take much longer. Read More
I was quickly won over by Las Vegas’ Lied Discovery Children’s Museum when I visited the facility in late 2011 while researching the feature “Southern Nevada Museums” for the January/February 2012 issue of Nevada Magazine. The exhibits were varied, engaging, and well cared for; the staff was friendly and helpful; and the throngs of children […]
It has been nearly 18 years since I sat down with a handful of our local business leaders to discuss what, at the time, was simply an idea. This weekend, nearly three years after breaking ground, our community welcomes what will soon become the cultural centerpiece for our community, The Smith Center for the Performing Arts.
Sam Cherry is happy to be downtown again. Known for the development of two key downtown high-rises, Soho Lofts (where he lives) and Newport Lofts, Cherry took some time away from the downtown scene to regroup after his namesake development group crumbled with the real estate crash.
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