HOOVER DAM

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HOOVER-DAM

Hoover Dam in Las Vegas is the best example of architect. It is concrete arch gravity dam in the black canyon of the Colorado River.  It was constructed between 1931 and 1936. Hoover Dam was formed with the involvement of thousands of workers and cost more than one hundred lives. Construction cost of the dam was $811 million. Some experts told that such a large concrete structure had never been built before.  It the reason Hoover Dam is main attractions of Las Vegas. The summer weather and lack of facilities near the site had created difficulties to make the formation of Hoover Dam. Finally it was built, and got placed in attractions of Vegas. The name of the dam was controversially named after President Herbert Hoover. The purpose of formation of dam was to make power, flood control, water storage, regulation and recreation. Hoover Dam is operated and controlled by the U.S bureau of reclamation under the supervision of government of United States.

Hoover Dam is leading tourists’ attraction; approximately million of people came to visit each year.  The dam is located near Boulder City, Nevada. There are 2 lanes for automobile traffic across the top of the dam. Restricted traffic was permitted over Hoover Dam. There is lot of tour operator organizes trip for Hoover from Las Vegas.  But you have more options of Hoover Dam tour.  By choosing tour operator you can save money also. Tour companies give offer for visitors, but seats limitation is there. You want to save your money then make plane for trip before leaving yours hotels. Believe me you will never forget Hoover Dam tour. Without investing more time make confirm your tour operator.  Be a safe journey must carry some important things such as water and fuel.

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