Anchored by the largest collection of authentic artifacts, memorabilia, photos and videos of organized crime ever assembled, The Las Vegas Mob Experience is an attraction unlike any other. The Las Vegas Mob Experience will open December 2010 at Tropicana Las Vegas.
The Las Vegas Mob Experience will use the latest in "interactive entertainment technology" to immerse guests in a presentation of the rise and fall of organized crime. The fall is a direct result of the successful efforts of Nevada State Gaming and law enforcement officials. Through first person accountings, offered by apparitions of famed gangsters themselves, visitors will be able to experience the world of organized crime and learn about the role its major players had on the building of Las Vegas, and their ultimate eradication from the casinos.
The Las Vegas Mob Experience consists of a lot more than a time line and an assortment of static artifacts. Here guests will make their way through a theatrical, interactive setting that promises intrigue, mystery and suspense. The technologically advanced special effects used to present this never before seen content will set a new standard for attractions as well as museums and exhibits worldwide! Through its interactive and intelligent design, The Las Vegas Mob Experience delivers an authentic reach and real perspective into the personal lives and property of the fascinating individuals that created this enduring phenomenon that is Las Vegas.
Guests of the Experience will also have the opportunity to meet the "family members" of a number of the men and women who will be highlighted throughout the Experience.
"We believe The Las Vegas Mob Experience creates a perfect synergy with Tropicana Las Vegas, " said Tom McCartney, President of Tropicana. "Its creators have mixed innovation with leading edge technologies and never-before-seen artifacts from the families of legendary mobsters. Visitors will see and hear first-hand accounts of the stories that shaped Las Vegas decades ago with this one-of-a-kind immersive experience."
"We are delighted to partner with Tropicana Las Vegas in introducing The Las Vegas Mob Experience, " said Jay Bloom, Managing Partner of Murder, Inc. "The storied history of Tropicana, their South Beach vibe and the extraordinary vision of Chairman and CEO Alex Yemenidjian provide a rare opportunity to partner with the most thematically relevant and fastest rising property on The Strip."
Tales of organized crime have always been looked upon with fascination, and although its existence is worldwide, never has the industry been followed more closely than through the history of Las Vegas. The men and women who helped create the Las Vegas myths and legends wore many hats, and at The Las Vegas Mob Experience, you can see them all.
About Murder, Inc., dba The Las Vegas Mob Experience
Owned and operated by Murder, Inc., LLC., The Las Vegas Mob Experience is a highly interactive, immersive experience anchored by a collection of over 1, 000 authentic artifacts once belonging to the famous organized crime figures who helped create the Las Vegas we know today. Leveraging the latest in interactive entertainment technologies in enhancing the artifact collection, The Las Vegas Mob Experience immerses its guests in a presentation of the rise and fall of organized crime. The fall is a direct result of the successful efforts of Nevada State Gaming and law enforcement officials. Through first person accountings, offered by apparitions of famed gangsters themselves, visitors will be able to experience the world of organized crime and learn about the role its major players had on the building of Las Vegas, and their eventual eradication from the casinos. The Las Vegas Mob Experience captures a lost era, chronicles Las Vegas’ early years and tells the stories of the real men behind the myths. The Las Vegas Mob Experience neither glorifies nor vilifies the Mob, it simply presents a historically accurate view of what guests will decide are either a group of ruthless gangsters or ordinary individuals who lived extraordinary lives.
About Eagle Group Holdings, LLC
Eagle Group Holdings, a Nevada LLC is a holding company concern formed for holding ownership of its various entertainment based operating entities. Eagle Group provides each of its subsidiaries financing, marketing, management, financial and back office support.
About Tropicana Las Vegas
In the heart of the famed Las Vegas Strip, the resort is redefining the expectations of today’s global travelers with a major transformation scheduled for completion in 2010. The South Beach inspired changes include a fresh redesign of every hotel room and suite, the casino, the conference center and exhibition hall, the legendary pool area, several new restaurants, bars, a new poker room, and a state-of-the-art race and sports book. In addition to this transformation, the world’s largest Nikki Beach will debut in spring 2011 making it the city’s hottest destination. Nikki Beach at Tropicana Las Vegas will be the ultimate entertainment experience as the ultra lounge and nightclub flows into the four-acre beach club. The look and feel of the new Tropicana is vibrant and exciting, filled with the sultry rhythm of a hot Havana night. Tropicana Las Vegas is not affiliated with any other Tropicana property or brand. For additional information on events, amenities, or availability call 702-739-2222 or visit www.troplv.com. Stay up-to-date on the latest Tropicana Las Vegas happenings by finding us on Facebook (http://facebook.com/troplv) or following along on Twitter (http://twitter.com/troplv).
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From left to right: Vincent Spilotro, Nancy Spilotro, Meyer Lansky II, Cynthia Duncan, Antoinette Giancana, Janice Honeycutt Sachs and Millicent Rosen
Cake celebrating the announcement of the Las Vegas Mob Experience at the Tropicana
Personal belongings of Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel