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"Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas" sign

  • 5100 Las Vegas Blvd. S Map It
  • South Strip
  • Historic District/Site

Published 07/20/2015

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This neon-and-incandescent sign, in a median of Las Vegas Boulevard south of Mandalay Bay, is one of Sin City's most enduring icons. The landmark dates back to 1959, and was approved for listing on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009. Young Electric Sign Company leases the sign to Clark County but the design itself was never copyrighted, and currently exists in the public domain. (This, of course, explains why you see so many likenesses all over town.) The parking lot in the median just south of the sign was expanded in 2015. If you prefer to go on foot, expect a 10-minute walk from Mandalay Bay.

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5100 Las Vegas Blvd. S, Las Vegas, Nevada, 89109, USA

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Published 07/20/2015

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