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Mohegan Sun Casino Introduction

Set on a 240-acre site, Mohegan Sun is one of the largest casino resorts in America. It features 364,000 square feet of gambling space, a 12,000-seat arena, 2 theaters, and the Northeast’s largest ballroom. The casino was opened in 1996 on the site of a factory that built nuclear reactors for submarines. The casino is owned by the Mohegan Tribe, and the revenue generated is used for the welfare of its people. The venue is the home of the New England Black Wolves of the National Lacrosse League, and the Connecticut Sun of the Women's National Basketball Association.

Hotels near Mohegan Sun Casino

The resort is designed to meet guests' accommodation needs, and there are 2 upscale, high-rise hotels on the grounds. These feature luxurious suites, some of which come with a private butler. Guests have access to amenities such as spas, live venues, restaurants, and bars. There are other less expensive hotels within a 5-mile radius, most of which offer free casino shuttles. There's also a 4-star hotel resort set on 42 acres of woodland that offers nature hikes, meditation classes, wine tastings, and tennis. The best deals are found from December to February.

Where to stay near Mohegan Sun Casino

The casino resort itself offers many things to do and see. The Casino of the Sky has a planetarium-like domed ceiling adorned with images of the sun, moon, and stars, which complement the striking Wombi Rock, which is a 3-story high crystal mountain. Add to this the arena, theaters, and shopping complex, and you may find you can enjoy your vacation entirely on-site. If you prefer to stay off-site, the nearest city is Norwich, a quaint place known as "The Rose of New England," and the meeting point for 3 rivers.

Things to see near Mohegan Sun Casino

With its location on the Thames River, Mohegan Sun is close to some interesting maritime museums. Mystic Seaport (15.7 miles away) was founded in 1929, and is home to the Charles W. Morgan, the last wooden whaleship in the world. More recent naval history is celebrated at the Historic Ship Nautilus & Submarine Force Museum (9.5 miles away) where visitors can explore the Nautilus, the first nuclear-powered submarine, and learn about the history of submarines. Away from ocean-faring history, families may like The Dinosaur Place at Nature's Art Village (9.8 miles away), which has 1.5 miles of dinosaur-filled nature trails with over 40 life-sized dinosaurs.

How to get to Mohegan Sun Casino

The casino resort can be reached by public transport or by car. If you are driving, take the I-395 and come off at Exit 9 in Uncasville. Line Run buses offer direct services to the resort from cities as away far as New York. Local bus services operated by SEAT go to and from Norwich. Shuttles are available to the Sky Tower main entrance from both Bradley International Airport (59.1 miles away) and T.F. Green International Airport, which is 50.4 miles away, south of Providence.