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Star Trek: The Experience returns to Vegas

February 26th, 2009, 4:52 pm · Post a Comment · posted by Jayson Peters

The Experience, just before the attraction opened in January 1998. The exhibit, which is ending in September after more than a decade, transports visitors at warp-speed to a futuristic world of Klingons, Romulans, transporters and turbolifts. (ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE PHOTO)

Sci Fi Wire reports that a deal has been struck to reopen Star Trek: The Experience and keep it in Las Vegas. The attraction, which closed, at the Las Vegas Hilton last year, will occupy the Neonopolis Center when it reopens May 8 the same day as J.J. Abrams blockbuster Star Trek is due to arrive in theaters. The move is part of the citys efforts to revitalize and aging downtown area.

PHOTO: Replicas of the Federation starships Enterprise and Voyager hang from the ceiling at the Las Vegas Hiltons Star Trek: The Experience, just before the attraction opened in January 1998. The exhibit, which is ending in September after more than a decade, transports visitors at warp-speed to a futuristic world of Klingons, Romulans, transporters and turbolifts. (ASSOCIATED PRESS FILE)

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