The Tale of the Repurposed Sign

They say cats have nine lives and, as it turns out, so do signs. 

Frequently Asked Collections

As the Neon Museum Collections Manager, I am asked many questions about our signs. I hope the following will shed a little light, pun intended, on the Neon Museum’s historic sign collection. 

What is that space?

A closer look inside the Boulevard Gallery.

The Neon Museum’s Ephemera Collection

When most people think of the Neon Museum, the first thing that comes to mind is large neon signs. What you may not know is that the Museum also collects much smaller artifacts related to the commercial signage or branding of the Las Vegas properties represented in the sign collection.

National Artist Residency Deadline Extended

The Neon Museum is happy to announce that it has extended the submissions deadline for the 2019 Artist in Residence program. 

Put a Star on It: A Brief History of the Welcome Sign

How a neon sign in the middle of the road became a Las Vegas icon.

Karl Orozco, Impressions of an Artist Residency, Part 2

After each week of his residency at the Neon Museum’s Ne10 Studio, artist Karl Orozco sat down with Arts Programs Coordinator Jo Russ to reflect on developments.

DJ Tiesto's Bird

A bird has flown into the Neon Museum's Ne10 Studio!