LAS VEGAS -- Next time clients are visiting Las Vegas you might
want to suggest they visit the Las Vegas Post Office and
The post office and courthouse have been listed in the State
Register of Historic Places by the Board of Museums and History and
city plans to turn the building into a museum and cultural
The post office and courthouse, built in 1933, is widely
considered one of the city's best preserved and most important
pieces of depression-era architecture.
In addition, the building was the site of the 1950 Kefauver
hearings into organized crime, which brought national attention to
Nevada's gambling laws.