New backlit signs from Bally Technologies

The Neon Museum recently received a donation of two neon backlit signs from Bally Technologies.

Interacting with the Neon Museum

Museum education collections are used to provide visitors with opportunities to handle museum objects.

Matchbooks

The Collections department recently received a small assortment of matchbooks from a museum guest who visited Las Vegas in 1965.

Riviera 50th Anniversary

When the Riviera closed in 2015, the Neon Museum obtained a small collection of DVDs from the property, which included old video promotions and photographs of events.

Behind the Scenes Spectaculars

September 29, 2017

We recently revisited a collection that came to us during the summer of 2015.

Closing Sign

September 7, 2017 

Back in 2011 and 2015, a donor took photographs of the closings of both the Sahara.

Signs with Multiple Lives

August 23, 2017

As the Collections department continued with organizing and cataloging the collection, another photo stood out.

Stardust Sign

August 3, 2017

After finally processing and returning the Federal Heath collection, we moved on to scanning a collection donated to us by sign designer Charles Barnard.