CSI: The Experience, the popular worldwide phenomenon based on the hit CBS show, welcomed its 300,000th guest on Wednesday, August 10 at MGM Grand. The lucky guest, Daniel Diaz Lanser, from Barcelona, was awarded a one-of-a-kind official CSI prize pack full of exclusive merchandise and autographed photos from “CSI: Las Vegas” stars Marg Helgenberger, who plays Catherine Willows, and George Eads, who plays Nick Stokes (Photo credit: Scott Harrison/Retna).
Photo credit: Scott Harrison/Retna.
“Having 300,000 visitors from around the world solving the crimes at CSI: The Experience at MGM Grand is an exciting milestone for all of us,” said Marketing Manager Ava Bahnam Wideen. “We congratulate the 300,000th guest and look forward to continue offering Las Vegas locals and tourists an opportunity to become the next CSI Agent!”
A challenging and fun multi-sensory attraction, CSI: The Experience places guests in the role of crime scene investigator as they solve one of three true-to-life mysteries. Spanning 12,000 square feet and featuring thousands of hand-made props, CSI: The Experience comes to life through a captivating multi-media environment featuring dazzling special effects, meticulous crime scene recreations and two state-of-the-art crime labs.
Developed by the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History and produced by EMS Exhibits, Inc. in partnership with Key Brand Entertainment under a license from CBS Consumer Products, CSI: The Experience at MGM Grand combines the entertainment of the hit show with real-life scientific principles and investigative techniques – from DNA and fingerprint analysis to forensic anthropology and toxicology.
Located along MGM Grand’s Studio Walk, CSI: The Experience is open daily from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. with the last entry at 9 p.m. Tickets are available for purchase in advance at www.mgmgrand.com or the MGM Box Office located next to CSI: The Experience. Special group pricing is available for parties of 15 or more. Advance ticket purchases are recommended. CSI: The Experience is designed for guests 12 years of age or older. Multimedia portions of the exhibit are presented in English with Spanish subtitles. For more information, call MGM Grand at (702) 891-1111 or go online to www.mgmgrand.com or www.csiexhibit.com.