The world's only burlesque museum! Open Tues-Sat 10-6 & Sun 12-4

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  • David34578 AvatarDavid34578

    5 star rating Fun & Educational We visited to honor our friend Bonnie Dunn – she has a dress and plaque displayed there!

    Great place – very…
    read more – 6/27/2019 

    Michelle O. AvatarMichelle O.

    This is an important museum and organization. Please show them your support. – 11/21/2018 

    Sarah B. AvatarSarah B.

    great little museum. you can even use the fans in the back for photos – 12/18/2018 

  • Sylvia F. AvatarSylvia F.

    5 star rating The new location of this unique museum is a TREASURE TROVE of amazing artifacts that highlight the history of burlesque… read more – 7/12/2018 

    Livia A. AvatarLivia A.

    This was my first time to the museum and I think it’s really beautiful. It’s put together with a lot… read more – 6/12/2018 

    fayehavoc Avatarfayehavoc

    5 star rating One of a Kind! The Burlesque Hall of Fame Museum is a must-visit for me whenever I attend its annual fundraising event in June…. read more – 6/25/2019 

  • Meghan S. AvatarMeghan S.

    If you’re in Vegas, you gotta check out this museum! Loved every moment of it! – 6/10/2018 

    Chris O. AvatarChris O.

    We loved our trip to the Burlesque Hall of Fame! Our tour guide was well-informed and charming. The exhibits were… read more – 2/24/2019 

    Robin B. AvatarRobin B.

    This is definitely worth a stop during your Vegas trip! It’s a labor of love that has been in the… read more – 6/01/2018 

  • Frances A. AvatarFrances A.

    4 star rating The visit to the Burlesque Hall of Fame was surprisingly entertaining and interesting. There is not a whole lot to… read more – 11/30/2018 

    Nina W. AvatarNina W.

    5 star rating Great way to spend a couple of hours learning about the fascinating history of burlesque; inspiring guided tour and fun… read more – 3/22/2019 

    Nikki C. AvatarNikki C.

    Definitely need to stop by again on my next visit to Vegas! Thank you for the tour! – 7/01/2018 

  • Charles E. AvatarCharles E.

    The new place is fantastic! The displays were very well put together. Delightful staff. – 8/11/2018 

    Devin A. AvatarDevin A.

    I don’t have any. Just big fan that’s all – 8/08/2018 

    Bill H. AvatarBill H.

    5 star rating Not knowing what to expect, we were delightfully surprised at this small venue. The five stars is due to Ms…. read more – 8/08/2018 

  • BrawlingBeauty AvatarBrawlingBeauty

    5 star rating Burlesque This is such an amazing place to visit and learn about the history of Burlesque. I totally recommend going there. – 6/23/2019 

    unityhoopdance Avatarunityhoopdance

    5 star rating A gem! This place is made with love, passion and truly a wonderful experience through and through. It’s worth the trip to… read more – 6/18/2019 

    Lucy W. AvatarLucy W.

    Great fun & interesting. – 8/16/2018 

  • Bill Z. AvatarBill Z.

    5 star rating Gotta have a gimmick! My adult daughter and I were looking for something fun and interesting to and decided to take the tour. Buttercup… read more – 8/14/2019 

    John P. AvatarJohn P.

    5 star rating Was not disappointed at all! Such a fun, interactive and informative museum filled with people working there that are friendly,… read more – 11/11/2018 

    Clifton C. AvatarClifton C.

    A monument to burlesque! Highly recommend to anyone who wants to learn the history of burlesque, about the legends,… read more – 6/17/2019 

  • Rachel L. AvatarRachel L.

    12/10 recommend! So much fun! – 6/14/2019 

    Max T. AvatarMax T.

    Unique, quaint museum that details the history of burlesque. My wife and me visited the Burlesque Hall of Fame on… read more – 5/04/2019 

    Rick H. AvatarRick H.

    5 star rating Amazing. Tons of history in here and lots of old original photos of the amazing ladies of the past that got… read more – 8/05/2019 

  • Krista M. AvatarKrista M.

    This is a gorgeous and well-loved slice of history, and the museum does a fantastic job preserving and growing it!… read more – 8/07/2019 

    Lisa C. AvatarLisa C.

    5 star rating For anyone interested in the history of these amazing women, this is a great place to stop in Vegas. Off… read more – 8/30/2018 

    S A. AvatarS A.

    5 star rating If you want to learn about burlesque history, this is the place for you. I've travelled a lot and been… read more – 8/15/2019 

  • Rejoice S. AvatarRejoice S.

    I love this place. Just love it. I’ve been performing burlesque for almost 13 years now and the museum feels… read more – 7/13/2019 

    Marina M. AvatarMarina M.

    5 star rating One of my favorite museums!
    Being a burlesque performer myself, I have a great fascination and appreciation for those that paved…
    read more – 5/08/2019 

    Tigzrice AvatarTigzrice

    5 star rating An amazing collection of burlesque history I was over for The Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend, so visiting the museum was an absolute must! I received… read more – 6/23/2019 

  • cynthia m. Avatarcynthia m.

    We had an amazing tour guide and learned so much about the history and evolution of burlesque. Well worth a trip! – 7/27/2019 

    Travis N. AvatarTravis N.

    Friendly, helpful and informative staff. The exhibits were good and after the initial “tour”, you’re allowed to go around at… read more – 8/03/2018 

    thelysha Avatarthelysha

    5 star rating Amazing time capsule of a growing history A history lover’s paradise! One visit to this place includes both a guided tour and a self guided adventure through… read more – 6/23/2019 

  • Dora M. AvatarDora M.

    It is a part of history. I had fun. The Staff is very nice and knowledgeable. The place is… read more – 5/08/2019 

    froggers t. Avatarfroggers t.

    This was an amazing tour. Our host was very informative and entertaining as she guided us through the museum…. read more – 4/30/2019 

    Tigzrice AvatarTigzrice

    5 star rating An amazing collection of burlesque history I was over for The Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend, so visiting the museum was an absolute must! I received… read more – 6/23/2019 

  • Michael M. AvatarMichael M.

    Friendly and interesting venue – 7/08/2018 

    Isabelle R. AvatarIsabelle R.

    Pour le travail de mémoire et de préservation de ce patrimoine culturel ! – 7/06/2018 

    Rejoice S. AvatarRejoice S.

    5 star rating Challenge yourself I love this place. Just love it. I’ve been performing burlesque for almost 13 years now and the museum feels… read more – 7/13/2019 

  • Kay S. AvatarKay S.

    5 star rating In its new forever-home, BHoF can finally display much, MUCH more of its sizable collection. The new space, which opened… read more – 6/07/2018 

    Miranda S. AvatarMiranda S.

    5 star rating A Must See For fans or practitioners of the art of burlesque, the museum is a gem in the Las Vegas desert. … read more – 8/13/2019 

    Ashley W. AvatarAshley W.

    5 star rating Awesome museum with a very friendly and knowledgable staff! Plus in an excellent art neighborhood! Must-see! – 2/21/2019 

  • Ronnie L. AvatarRonnie L.

    love it – 11/02/2018 

    Willy P. AvatarWilly P.

    The Burlesque Hall of Fame was my favorite part of my recent trip to Vegas. We received an excellent tour… read more – 3/17/2019 

    Erin S. AvatarErin S.

    This place is amazing! From a performer point of view it is very informative and the tour guide is very… read more – 8/16/2019 

The Burlesque Hall of Fame is the world’s only museum dedicated to the history and art of burlesque. With a collection of several thousand costumes, stage props, photographs, and personal effects, the museum is a growing testament to the power and social impact of the art of the tease.

What’s New at BHoF

RIP Kitty West (1930-2019)

RIP Kitty West (1930-2019)

Burlesque legend Kitty West, also known as Evangeline the Oyster Girl, passed away Sunday (8/18/19) at the age of 89. Born Abbie Jewel Slawson in Mississipi, Kitty ran away to New Orleans at age 16, ...
NAC Operating Support Grant Received!

NAC Operating Support Grant Received!

BHoF has been awarded a $21,000 Operating Support Grant by the Nevada Arts Council. Paid out over two years, this competitive grant is intended to help build Nevada’s arts infrastructure by ...
Thank you Dr. Lawson!

Thank you Dr. Lawson!

Thank you to Dr. Jeffrey Lawson for his donation of $10,000 received by us this month. Dr. Lawson’s donation will allow us to launch a marketing and networking campaign intended to spread the word ...
Pre-Order NOW! BHoF Holiday Ornaments Featuring Jennie Lee

Pre-Order NOW! BHoF Holiday Ornaments Featuring Jennie Lee

Decorate for the holidays with style this year. For the first time, BHoF is offering a gorgeous crystal holiday ornament featuring “Miss 44 and plenty more!” Measuring 2 5/8″ x 3 5 ...
Volunteers Needed: Remote Data-Entry

Volunteers Needed: Remote Data-Entry

BHoF is looking for people anywhere in the world who can help us type up our handwritten inventories so we can import them into our database. To volunteer, sign up at bhof.link/data and we’ll send ...
Join us July 5 for Liber-TEASE!

Join us July 5 for Liber-TEASE!

The Burlesque Hall of Fame is proud to present its Independence Day weekend show Liber-TEASE! In partnership with Ron Decar’s Event Center, the show will feature top burlesque performers from Las ...

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Getting Here

From the Strip: Drive north on Las Vegas Blvd to Main Street. By bus, take the Deuce or SDX north to the Arts District/Casino Center stop, then walk 3 blocks west to Main, turn left to BHoF.

From Fremont: Drive south on Main to Commerce, left on Charleston, left on Main; or south on Las Vegas Blvd, right on Charleston, right on Main. By bus, take the Deuce or SDX south to the Arts District/Casino Center stop, then walk 3 blocks west to Main, turn left to BHoF; or take the free Downtown Loop bus to the Arts District stop, walk 1 block west on Boulder, turn right and walk 1/2 block on 1st to 1st and Main on your left, pass through courtyard to space #110 on Main Street side.

Free Parking! Free two-hour parking on Main Street or park in the Art Square parking lot 1 block east.

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