To learn more about the history of city and the county, residents and visitors can take a trip to the Clark County Museum in Henderson. The museum is dedicated to teaching the public about the local architecture and lifestyles of previous eras. Some of the topics covered are: Native American cultures, mining, transportation and gaming. Exhibits include a replicated 1900s newspaper print shop, the 1932 Boulder City Depot, a 1918 steam engine and a resurrected ghost town.
In addition to the museum, there are several art stores, studios and galleries in town. These establishments provide the opportunity to purchase locally crafted pieces and to learn more about the culture of Henderson. Some galleries also offer classes and activities in addition to art sales and exhibits.
Of course, Henderson residents also have access to the many entertainment and arts activities in Las Vegas. From world-class art exhibits to some of the most intriguing and creative shows in the world, Las Vegas has an amazingly diverse list of things to do.