Last tower of Las Vegas’ iconic Riviera Hotel and Casino is demolished

The last tower of the iconic Riviera Hotel and Casino was reduced to rubble during an overnight implosion on the Las Vegas Strip.

The early Tuesday morning demolition of the Monte Carlo wing comes two months after the taller Monaco tower was levelled the same way.

Last Tower Of Las Vegas' Iconic Riviera Hotel And Casino Is DemolishedHistoric Riviera Hotel and Casino Implodes in Planned Demolition Play! 00:45

The 2,075-room property closed in May 2015 after 60 years hosting headliners from Liberace to Dean Martin.

It was a backdrop for movies including the Rat Pack original Ocean’s 11 in 1960; the James Bond film Diamonds Are Forever; and Casino in 1995.

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