The Top 10 Indoor Activities in Las Vegas
The Top 10 Indoor Activities in Las Vegas
When you think of Vegas, the first things that come to mind are most likely gambling, the Las Vegas Strip and the city’s booming nightlife. But what you may not realize is that Las Vegas is also home to some amazing entertainment options, like the Freemont Street Experience, interactive exhibits, those extreme things Las Vegas has that everyone talks about – like the Marvel Avengers Station and so much more! In addition to the ten activities listed below, Vegas always has great indoor shows and concerts happening, like Cirque du Soleil and the Blue Man Group.
If you’re on the hunt for hidden gems, we are sharing ideas that are great for families and adults alike. The only thing needed for enjoying these indoor activities is a sense of adventure! The city is also home to some of the best restaurants in the world, like Edge Steakhouse and Benihana! Check out one of these thrilling activities and then grab a bite. You will never be bored in Sin City.
Best Indoor Activities in Las Vegas
Whether you’re escaping the hustle and bustle or giving your pockets a break from the casino, there are many ways to enjoy Las Vegas, even from indoors! Step inside of a year-round haunted house or find your next thrill when you jump at Vegas indoor skydiving. You don’t have to be hanging with a bunch of high rollers at Caesars Palace to discover the many experiences Vegas has to offer. These memories will be way too good to not share!
1 | The Wreck Room | If destroying and letting out some pent-up aggression is your thing, stop by The Wreck Room. While it may seem odd, this experience is surprisingly exhilarating. You will get the chance to literally destroy an entire room. Use bats and bars to break the appliances and smash the glass. It is an entirely unique experience and will be a memorable way to enjoy Sin City.
WHERE: 4090 Schiff Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89103 | WHO: 702-405-6407
2 | Vegas Indoor Skydiving | Whether you have been wanting to go skydiving or don’t quite have the guys to jump out of a plane in the sky but want to feel the rush, this one is for you. Indoor skydiving allows you to feel the breeze and the rush of free-falling at 120 miles per hour. But have no fear, you have the added protection of being in a controlled environment. This is a great one for the thrill-seeker in the group. Make sure to wear closed-toed shoes!
WHERE: 200 Convention Center Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89109 | WHO: 702-731-4768
3 | Carroll Shelby Museum | Displaying truly unique and rare vintage automobiles, the Carroll Shelby Museum is a must for car enthusiasts and non-car fanatics alike. Information rich on the history of Carroll Shelby and the fight for ranking over Ferrari, the free attraction offers both guided and self-guided tours and is a shining headlight on the carefully crafted automobiles and heritage of Shelby Automotive.
WHERE: 6405 Ensworth St., Las Vegas, NV 89119 | WHO: 702-942-7325
4 | High Roller Observation Wheel | Sitting at a whopping 550-feet tall, the colossal attraction, known as the Las Vegas Observation Wheel or the High Roller, is the world’s largest Ferris wheel. Owned by Caesars Entertainment, the wheel is located at the Las Vegas Strip and gives all of its guests the best view of the city. Overcome your fear of heights and climb up to the highest point of the bright and magnetic Las Vegas.
WHERE: 3545 S Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89109 | WHO: 702-322-0593
5 | Dig This | Known as the world’s first adult sandbox, Dig This is a must-see! Hop on an excavator and dig through this play area. Test your skills at scooping, stacking, and building. Hop in a forklift or a bulldozer and enjoy a new “ride of your life”. Each session comes with a guide who teaches you how to use the equipment and makes sure you are safe throughout. You can enjoy with your kiddos 8 years old and up or come for an adult only session.
WHERE: 800 W Roban Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89044 | WHO: 702-222-4344
6 | Conservatory and Botanical Garden | Located inside the stunning Bellagio Hotel, you will find the beautiful gardens of views, better known as the Bellagio Conservatory. Every season, designers transform this floral masterpiece into a distinct display of colors and themes. Covered by a glass ceiling you, will feel as though you are outdoors as you walk through this magical site. If a 30- minute stroll in the garden isn’t enough for you, stick around after for a meal and a drink in this beautiful resort.
WHERE: 3600 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV, 89109 | WHO: 702-693-7111
7 | Las Vegas Haunts| If getting creeped out is your jam, Asylum and Hotel Fear Haunted House should be added to your list of Las Vegas activities you have to see. Step into The Asylum, where you will walk through a medical ward gone wrong. Experiments and trials, along with a murderous story, haunt you as you go through the maze. Then stop into Hotel Fear, which entwines perfectly into the Asylum story with similar characters. Be haunted by the past guests of the hotel who are coming for you next. These are very realistic haunted houses and they are sure to scare you!
WHERE: 4300 Meadows Ln, Las Vegas, NV 89107 | WHO: 702-631-6682
8 | Titanic – The Artifact Exhibit | Located in the Luxor Hotel and Casino, experience the history of The Titanic. There are over 250 artifacts that were removed from the ship’s wreckage that can be viewed here. This educational experience also includes some replicas of some of the most famous spaces from within the ship. You can see the Grand Staircase and the Verandah Café. Get a feel of the freezing conditions that were experienced during her sailing. Audio guides are available as well.
WHERE: 3900 Las Vegas Blvd S., Las Vegas, NV 89119 | WHO: 800-288-1000
9 | The Mob Museum | This museum of organized crime and mystery allows you to experience exhibits and artifacts from real crimes that occurred in the United States. Travel back to the prohibition era and see spirits that were forbidden. This interactive experience takes you from the birth of the mob to our current reality. Step into a crime lab to learn about forensics and check out a firearm training simulator. There are three floors and a basement filled with learning and entertainment for all to enjoy.
WHERE: 300 Stewart Avenue, Las Vegas, NV 89101 | WHO: 702-229-2734
10 | Shark Reef Aquarium | Located inside the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino, this one of a kind experience allows you to get up close with sea life. Journey into the Amazon as you take in the sites of the exotic animals and surroundings. With more the 2,000 species of aquatic animals, you will have plenty to see. There is a neat shark tunnel to walk through where sharks can swim all around you. This is a great spot to enjoy with the family.
WHERE: 3950 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV, 89119 | WHO: 702-632-4555
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Last Tips on Las Vegas Activities
Check out the various resorts and casinos on the strip. You can walk through most of them and do sight-seeing. Many have elaborate décor and are fun to check out on a day where you want to stay indoors.
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