Las Vegas’s Best Stuff For Tweens (9-12)

January 24, 2011 12:00 AM

Las Vegas’s Best Stuff For Tweens (9-12)
" The tween years, ages 9 through 12, are difficult, as tweens are too old for kiddie activities yet too young for adult fun. Las Vegas is primarily known as an adult playground, but there are some great fun activities for tweens. Here is some of the best stuff in Las Vegas for tweens. – Ted Sherman

The Manhattan Express roller coaster a combination indoor/outdoor structure that takes you both inside the casino and outside along the Strip. (Credit: newyorknewyork )

Manhattan Express Roller Coaster

New York-New York Hotel and Casino 3790 Las Vegas Boulevard South Las Vegas, NV 89109 (702) 740-6607

Las Vegas has been building a lot of fun attractions, but the Manhattan Express roller coaster at the New York-New York Hotel and Casino remains one of the best. It’s a combination indoor/outdoor structure that takes you both inside the casino and outside along the Strip. Along with the wild scenery, you get a lot of loops, and it climbs more than 200 feet and has speeds exceeding 60 mph. Be warned β€” this is a real roller coaster and will rock your socks off "

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