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Encyclopedia > Imperial Palace Hotel and Casino
Imperial Palace
3535 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas, NV 89109
Number of rooms 2,700
Theme Asian
Gaming space 75,000 ft² (7,000 m²)
Permanent show(s) Legends in Concert
Signature attraction(s) Imperial Palace Auto Collection
Notable restaurant(s) Embers
Ming
Owner Harrah's Entertainment
Date opened 1979
Casino type Land-Based
Major renovation(s) 1988 New tower
Previous name(s) Flamingo Capri
Casino website imperialpalace.com

Imperial Palace is a 2,700 room hotel and a 75,000 square foot (7,000 m²) casino located on the Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada. The hotel and casino were owned by Imperial Palace LLC until purchased by the current owner, Harrah's Entertainment. Harrahs Entertainment, Inc. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The south end of The Strip. ... Nickname: The Entertainment Capital of the World Motto: Official website: http://www. ... Official language(s) None Capital Carson City Largest city Las Vegas Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 7th 286,367 km² 519 km 788 km 0. ... Harrahs Entertainment, Inc. ...


History

From 1959 to 1979 the property was called the Flamingo Capri. In 1979, it was renamed to the Asian-themed Imperial Palace by new owner Ralph Engelstad. When Ralph died in 2002, the casino ownership transferred to the Ralph Engelstad and Betty Engelstad Trust. The casino operated as its own limited partnership, Imperial Palace LLC, under the Trust's oversight. 1959 (MCMLIX) was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... Ralph Engelstad (January 28, 1930 Thief River Falls, Minnesota - November 26, 2002 Las Vegas, Nevada) was the multi-millionaire owner of the Imperial Palace casinos in Las Vegas and in Biloxi, Mississippi and donor for the construction of the Ralph Engelstad Arena for his alma mater, the University of North... 2002 (MMII) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


Underwent a major renovation in 1988 which added an 18-story tower. 1988 (MCMLXXXVIII) was a leap year starting on a Friday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


On August 22, 2005, Harrah's announced plans to purchase this property. On December 23, 2005, Harrah's announced it had completed the acquisition. August 22 is the 234th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (235th in leap years), with 131 days remaining. ... December 23 is the 357th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (358th in leap years). ...


During a conference call with investors on November 20, 2005, the Chairman for Harrah's, Gary Loveman, did not surprise industry analysts when he said that both the Imperial Palace and neighboring O'Shea's "are going to require very substantial modifications or complete tear-downs and rebuilds" in order to make room for a Harrah's and/or Flamingo expansion on the Strip. [1] November 20 is the 324th day of the year (325th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ...


The casino is particularly notorious for its outdated ethos and decors.


Attractions

1930 Cord L-29 in the Imperial Palace Auto Collection
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1930 Cord L-29 in the Imperial Palace Auto Collection
  • The hotel is home to the Imperial Palace Auto Collection. The Imperial Palace Auto Collection is a major collection of antique cars. The collection is owned by a third party who leases space at the casino for the display.
  • Legends in Concert, a musical review of celebrity impersonators, is one of the longest running shows in Las Vegas.

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External links

Imperial Palace website



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Annual Revenue: $8.7 billion USD
Employees: 96,000
Stock Symbol: NYSE: HET
Website: www.harrahs.com
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Neon Survey: Imperial Palace Hotel and Casino (986 words)
The structure of the Imperial Palace's main tower signs seem to be intact, while the front towers signage and porte cochere are in great repair.
The Imperial Palace is placed in an unusual position, with the front tower pushed right up to the street, with cars and taxis zipping in and out of the large square entrances.
The Imperial Palace is themed after an Asian palace, signifying the theme through several structural elements seen on the exterior.
Imperial Palace Hotel and Casino - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (506 words)
Imperial Palace is a 2,700 room hotel and a 75,000 square foot (7,000 m²) casino located on the famed Las Vegas Strip in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The hotel and casino were owned by Imperial Palace LLC until purchased by the current owner, Harrah's Imperial Palace Corporation a subsidiary of Harrah's Entertainment.
In 1979, it was renamed to the Asian-themed Imperial Palace by new owner Ralph Engelstad.
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