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MGM Grand Hotel Casino (1993 -- )

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Location:
3799 Las Vegas S.
Las Vegas, NV
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Opened: 1993-12-18
Completed: 1993-02-23
Firm(s):
Architect(s):
Owners: Kirk Kerkorian 1990-1993 (Marina Hotel)
MGM Grand Inc. 1993-2000
MGM Mirage 2000-Present
Contractors: MGM Grand Hotel & Theme Park, Las Vegas, Nevada
Tayler International: Managing Contractor for 5,000 room hotel, casino and special events center.
URL (bibliographic): http://www.mgmgrand.com/
Description: MGM Grand Hotel & Theme Park
Extra Note: Illia, Tony. “Nifty Nineties: Nevada’s Fast-Growth Rockets into a Building Bonanza.” Southwest Contractor, August 2003, 16-17.

Simpson, Jeff. "Evolution of the Las vegas Strip." Urban Land. September 2007: 105-107.

Simpson, Veldon. 11 November 2007. personal email. (11 November 2007).

Sorkin, Michael. "Post-Sin City: America's archetypal fantasy city comes to life with pirates, prymids and perpetual motion. A critic decodes the riddle that is the new Las Vegas." I.D. Magazine. April 1994: 44-49.

“The List: Casinos.” Las Vegas Business Press. October 3, 2005. 20-21.

Veldon Simpson (Architect of Record) and Martin Stern, Jr. (Consulting Architect)

Previously this property was the site of the Marina Hotel (opened 1975)
Chronologically Direct Parent: Marina Hotel
Chronologically Largest Parent: Marina Hotel
Spatially Direct Children:
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