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It’s hard to comprehend now what Caesars palace meant to Las Vegas when it first opened in 1966. It had just 680 rooms (today: 4,610) but it was bigger in every sense than anything else in town—grander, more luxurious and more flamboyant.

As Caesars Palace turns 50, it remains the Strip-changing icon it has always been

July 21st, 2016

It’s hard to comprehend now what Caesars palace meant to Las Vegas when it first opened in 1966. It had just 680 rooms (today: 4,610) but it was bigger in every sense than anything else in town—grander, more luxurious and more flamboyant.

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