Las Vegas City Streets Pin Map Wall Art Framed

$39.00

Map of Las Vegas

Known for its nightlife, casinos, and fine dining, Las Vegas is always bursting with entertainment (& tourists!). Bring Sin City to life with our highly-detailed Las Vegas Map. Choose between different map styles, frames, and custom titles. The impressive details of roads, trails, railways, rivers, and more will give you a new perspective of your favorite city.

About The Map:

At GeoJango, we are experts in GIS mapping and developing products of the highest quality display. We design each of our five unique styles by programming thousands of layers within each map. Each map art print is created using open street maps, a comprehensive world-wide database of roads, streets, and other features. In turn, our maps are the most accurate, high-quality and stylish on the market.

Optionally Personalize your map:

Make the map truly your own by creating a custom title and subtitle. Be creative and write why that chosen city is unique to you.

Applications: Decorate your home, office, apartment, or vacation rental with the city you live in, one you’ve traveled to, or as inspiration for your next adventure. This is the ideal custom hospitality wall art for hotels, vacation rentals, local businesses, and more!

A Perfect Gift for: Sin City Lovers, golfers, geography enthusiasts, and realators. This is the perfect wedding, graduation, or holiday gift for everyone!

Stylistic Choices:

Our City Maps come in 5 styles: Toner, Pencil, Night, Retro, and Ganymede.

Toner - This map is our classic black and white style. It is crisp, clean, and the perfect addition to any space.

Pencil - Our etched, pencil design is a crowd favorite. The beautiful ocean pattern and neutral color palette complement any of your favorite cities.  

Night - This style will showcase the nightlife of your favorite city. The variation of grey tones will complement any home.

Retro - This option will add the perfect pop of color to any space. The retro map view makes water features, parks, and roadways pop.  

Ganymede - Named after Jupiter’s largest moon, this style is bound to make a statement in any spot. The muted blue and teal tones give this map a unique look that showcases the different streets, topography, and more.

Construction: Our Framed City Maps are printed on high-quality Photo Satin Paper and can be used with push pins. We mount the map on a high-quality pin board using heavy machinery for a lasting bound.

Guarantee of Quality

We stand behind our work and guarantee the highest level of construction and quality. Contact us if you have any problems with your map, and we will coordinate to ensure you are happy with your order.

History of the City

The history of Las Vegas, Nevada, is a tale of transformation from a dusty desert outpost to a glittering entertainment capital known worldwide for its casinos, resorts, and vibrant nightlife. From its early Native American inhabitants to its rise as the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas's history is marked by innovation, ambition, and a unique blend of cultures.

Early Inhabitants and Spanish Exploration: Long before the arrival of European settlers, the Las Vegas Valley was inhabited by indigenous peoples, including the Paiute and Mojave tribes. These Native American communities had lived in the region for thousands of years, adapting to the harsh desert environment.

In the 18th century, Spanish explorers and missionaries ventured into the area, including the famed Antonio Armijo expedition, which established the Old Spanish Trail trade route that passed through the Las Vegas Valley. Spanish influence in the region was relatively limited, and the area remained sparsely populated.

American Westward Expansion: The mid-19th century saw the United States expand westward, and the Las Vegas Valley became a waystation for travelers on the Mormon Pioneer and California Trails. In 1855, Mormon missionaries established a fort along Las Vegas Creek, providing essential supplies and rest for those heading to California.

The Railroad and Founding of Las Vegas: The true catalyst for Las Vegas's development was the arrival of the railroad. In 1905, the San Pedro, Los Angeles, and Salt Lake Railroad (later part of the Union Pacific) chose Las Vegas as a division point and auctioned off land in the area. The city of Las Vegas was officially founded on May 15, 1905. The railroad brought both passengers and freight, spurring economic growth.

Prohibition and the Birth of Entertainment: During the Prohibition era (1920-1933), Las Vegas became known for its speakeasies and illicit activities. The legalization of gambling in Nevada in 1931 marked a significant turning point. The Northern Club, one of the city's first casinos, opened in 1931, followed by the El Rancho Vegas in 1941, often considered the first resort-style casino on the Las Vegas Strip.

The Rise of the Las Vegas Strip: The 1940s and 1950s saw a boom in casino development along the Las Vegas Strip, a stretch of South Las Vegas Boulevard. Icons like the Flamingo (opened by gangster Bugsy Siegel), the Sahara, and the Sands Hotel solidified Las Vegas as a destination for entertainment and gambling. The Rat Pack, a group of entertainers led by Frank Sinatra, performed regularly in Las Vegas during this era, adding to the city's allure.

Post-War Expansion and Mega-Resorts: The late 20th century brought unprecedented growth to Las Vegas. The 1960s and 1970s saw the construction of iconic mega-resorts like Caesars Palace, Circus Circus, and the MGM Grand. These resorts offered not only gambling but also entertainment, dining, and shopping, creating a new model for the Las Vegas experience.

Entertainment Capital of the World: Today, Las Vegas is known as the "Entertainment Capital of the World." It boasts a diverse array of attractions beyond gambling, including world-class shows, concerts, fine dining, and outdoor adventures. The city's skyline is dominated by towering resorts and iconic structures like the Stratosphere Tower.

Las Vegas continues to evolve, with a focus on sustainability, culture, and innovation. The city hosts numerous events and conventions, making it a global hub for business and entertainment.

Las Vegas's history is one of reinvention and adaptability. From its humble beginnings as a railroad stop to its current status as a glittering oasis in the desert, the city has continually reimagined itself, embracing change and welcoming visitors from around the world to experience the magic of the Las Vegas Strip.