The Springs Preserve is a 180-acre cultural institution designed to commemorate Las Vegas’ dynamic history and to provide a vision for a sustainable future. The Preserve features museums, galleries, outdoor concerts and events, colorful botanical gardens and an interpretive trail system that meanders through a scenic wetland habitat.
Please note, these safety measures are still in effect to keep visitors and staff safe during this period of re-opening. These include:
- Limited visitor capacity. All guests, including members, must reserve a free, timed ticket in advance. The online reservation system will be available on SpringsPreserve.org. No walk up ticket purchases allowed.
- Hand sanitizing stations are located throughout the property.
- High-touch surfaces, including restrooms, are being disinfected throughout the day.
Updated 2022 hours are below:
Springs Preserve (Outdoor Natural Areas)
Friday-Monday, 9 am to 4pm (members get in at 8am)
Friday- Sunday 10am-3pm
Nevada State Museum
Friday- Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Butterfly Habitat is back
Wander through the unique Butterfly Habitat and witness the fascinating dance between free-flying butterflies, the plants that sustain them, and their important role as pollinators in the ecosystem. This amazing outdoor exhibit is free with your ticket purchase and will be open 10am-3pm through May 30, 2022. The schedule is subject to change based on weather conditions and special event availability.
The Springs Preserve are now offering a new Nature and Learning tour series and Pop-up Science demonstrations throughout the day.
Nature and Learning Tours
Friday-Monday, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Included with timed-entry admission ticket)
The Springs Preserve is excited to announce a new Nature and Learning tour series, presented by expert staff. Topics include desert gardening and plants, sustainable architecture, and local history and archaeology. Tour schedule subject to change. Please confirm daily availability, times and topics on-site. Remember to wear comfortable walking shoes; bring water, sunscreen, hats and sunglasses.
Pop-Up Science Demonstrations
Friday-Monday, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Included with timed-entry admission ticket.)
Learn more about the Springs Preserve and the world around us with free and fun activities with our educational experts! Experience story times, experiments, games, scavenger hunts and more daily. Please confirm daily availability, times and topics on-site.
(Photos courtesy www.springspreserve.org)
Check out their FREE online class: The Basics of a Water Smart Landscape. *This class is not currently scheduled in 2022. Whether you’re making a few water-efficient tweaks to your landscape or starting a full remodel or grass conversion, we can help. You’ll learn about landscape design, plants and the key components to have a successful landscape in the Las Vegas Valley climate. Registration is required and classes fill up quickly so don’t delay!
Be sure to check their calendar events page and their Facebook page often for new fun and exciting things to come at the Springs Preserve. At this time, there aren’t any large events scheduled as they re-open to the public. Tickets must be reserved online, in advance for a specific time slot. There will be no ticket sales on site. Tickets to the Springs Preserve are currently $2.50 for children and $5 for visitor Adults. Children 2 and under are always free.
If you frequent the Springs Preserve, membership would be a great savings. Memberships start at just $30 for an individual and $60 for a family. All members enjoy:
- Year-round Springs Preserve AND Nevada State Museum access
- Discounts on activities and in the Divine Cafe and Gift Shop
- Exclusive member previews and events
- American Horticulture Society Reciprocal Admissions Program(Opens another site in new window) discounts to 300+ gardens nationwide
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