An evocation of the casino's mood, in the builders' own words.
A brief history of the Xanadu.
Various perspectives of the architect's model.
A glimpse inside the speculative Xanadu.
Pre-construction guesses of costs and profits for the Xanadu.
An appraiser's report, statistics, maps, and photos of other casinosrecapture
the zeitgeist of 1970s Las Vegas.
Martin Stern, Jr.
A look back at Xanadu architect Stern's life and work.
The S. T. Coleridge poem that inspired it all, with the author's
Where this site originated, and what it means.
This card was
to have welcomed hotel guests and casino patrons to the Xanadu,
a never-realized fantasy complex.