The Mirage

The MGM Grand is a hotel on the Las Vegas Strip, which is currently owned by MGM Resorts International.


The Mirage was designed by entrepreneur Steve Wynn and opened on 22 November 1989. With construction costs of 630 million U.S. $, it was so at the time of its opening, the most expensive hotel-casino project in the history of the city. The hotel was the first mega resort by today's standards and is considered along with the Bally's as one of the main pulse projects in development for today's appearance of Las Vegas.

From February 1990 to October 3, 2003 were Siegfried & Roy at their show in Siegfried & Roy Theatre and gave 5,750 performances, which were visited by 10.5 million viewers. The Mirage took more than $ 1.5 billion a with the show. Even today, the white tigers and lions and dolphins from Siegfried & Roy at the hotel's Secret Garden can be visited. In the former Siegfried & Roy Theatre since 2006, running the show Love by Cirque du Soleil with music of the Beatles.


The entire hotel complex is designed in a tropical rain forest with lush vegetation and waterfalls. The main building houses over 30 floors, 3,044 rooms. The distinctive golden windows have their coloring of real gold dust, which was incorporated in the process tint in the windows. In the hotel there is a large tropical pool complex, numerous restaurants and a casino on approximately 9,000 m².

With dusk is from 20:00 clock to 24:00 clock outside the hotel every 60 minutes instead of an artificial volcano eruption. After the opening of the Bellagio, the technique of the show by the firm WET, which is also known Founrtains Bellagio built, reworked the show to make it even more spectacular was.


Volcanic eruption in front of the Mirage

White Tiger at the Mirage