Skip Navigation

Wicked Plants: The Exhibit

Wicked Plants

In the Origen Museum

Step into a world of diabolical botanicals. Meet the social misfits of the plant world—poisonous, carnivorous, nasty and altogether mean, these plants are on the attack!



Solar House

Located in our Botanical Gardens and built by the UNLV Solar Decathlon Team, DesertSol is a beautiful example of energy-saving residential design and sustainable living.

A Celebration of Souls

Celebration of Souls

New art exhibit

At "A Celebration of Souls: Day of the Dead in Southern Mexico," view photos commemorating how Mexican villagers welcome home visiting spirits of departed relatives.

Visit the Springs Preserve

333 S. Valley View Blvd. at US 95
Preserve open daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Nevada State Museum open Thursday through Monday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Driving Directions

Photos: DesertSol


Take a peek inside the ultra-efficient DesertSol solar house.

Photos »

Experience Membership

Become a member of the Springs Preserve and experience the benefits of membership.