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The Mob Museum is nominated for Best History Museum for USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice. (Photo Courtesy of The Mob Museum)
THE MOB MUSEUM NOMINATED FOR USA TODAY’S 10BEST READERS’ CHOICE AWARDS FOR BEST HISTORY MUSEUM
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LAS VEGAS (April 2021) – Selected by a panel of experts, The Mob Museum, The National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, has been nominated for Best History Museum for the USA Today 2021 10Best Readers’ Choice awards.
10Best Readers’ Choice Awards highlight the best of the best in contests covering categories such as destinations, food and drink, hotels and things to do. Nominees for all categories are chosen editorially by a panel of relevant experts.
“This most recent nomination represents another exciting acknowledgement of the Museum’s dedication to providing accurate, dynamic storytelling that portrays the roots and evolution of organized crime in America in an authentic, entertaining manner,” said Jonathan Ullman, president and chief executive officer, The Mob Museum.
The USA TODAY 10Best editors provide readers with original, unbiased and experiential travel coverage of top attractions, things to see and do and restaurants for top destinations in the U.S. and around the world.
ABOUT THE MOB MUSEUM
The Mob Museum, the National Museum of Organized Crime and Law Enforcement, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, provides a world-class journey through true stories—from the birth of the Mob to today’s headlines. The Mob Museum offers a provocative, contemporary look at these topics through hundreds of artifacts and immersive storylines. Numerous interactive exhibits include a Crime Lab, Firearm Training Simulator and Organized Crime Today exhibit. The Museum is also home to The Underground, a Prohibition history exhibition featuring a speakeasy and distillery sponsored by Zappos. The Mob Museum has accumulated numerous accolades, including being named one of TripAdvisor’s “Top 25 U.S. Museums,” one of Las Vegas Weekly’s “Twenty Greatest Attractions in Las Vegas History,” one of National Geographic’s “Top 10 Things to Do in Las Vegas,” USA Today’s “Best Museum in Nevada” and No. 1 in the 2020 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards for “Best Las Vegas Attraction” and one of its “12 Can’t Miss U.S. Museum Exhibits,” “A Must for Travelers” by The New York Times and one of “20 Places Every American Should See” by FOX News. The Museum is a two-time winner of the Mayor’s Urban Design Award for Historic Preservation and Adaptive Reuse and is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums. The Museum is open daily; visit the website for admission rates and operating hours. For more information, call (702) 229-2734, visit themobmuseum.org, or download the Museum’s free mobile app.
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