Opened on August 30, 1946.
Theme: Gold Rush.
Golden Nugget Las Vegas associated with: Guy McAfee, Jackie Gaughan (1990), Thomas Young, Sr. (1998), Steve Wynn (2006), Elaine Wynn (1999), Mel Wolzinger (2017), Dennis Gomes (2012), Kirk Kerkorian (1991), Fred Benninger (2004), J. Terrence Lanni (2000), Burton Cohen (1995).
Parts of the property previously occupied: California Club (1950s-1970), Friendly Club (1978-1983), White Spot Cafe (1930s-1950s), Fortune Club (1950s), Nevada Club (1950s-1960s), Lucky Strike Club (1950s-1960s), Lucky Casino (1960s). Golden Nugget expanded west through these establishments.
The land previously occupied: Majestic Theatre.
Third oldest casino in the Las Vegas Valley.
Located in Clark's Las Vegas Townsite (Block 14).
Located at 129 Fremont Street, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Denotes American Gaming Association Hall of Fame year of induction.