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

What People Are Saying

  • cherryOnTp AvatarcherryOnTp

    5 star rating A magical visit. I have been to the former museum so to see how far this organization has come with the new space… read more – 6/27/2019 

    Kate Z. AvatarKate Z.

    5 star rating Came here on free museum day.
    Love the free tour. Very informative. Good place to spend an hour and learn…
    read more – 9/23/2019 

    Tom R. AvatarTom R.

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    This place is very interesting , and historical ! – 9/04/2019 

  • 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 

    Honeytree E. AvatarHoneytree E.

    Fun and moving experience at the museum! It’s incredible to see these awesome historic artifacts in person and the museum… read more – 6/10/2018 

    greatbonsai Avatargreatbonsai

    5 star rating A Diamond In The Arts District I was thoroughly impressed by The Burlesque Hall of Fame. I wasn’t sure what to expect, as some of the… read more – 9/07/2019 

  • Carolmichelle S. AvatarCarolmichelle S.

    4 star rating We had the opportunity to visit the burlesque museum last week. It was fun, informative, and interactive. The ladies were… read more – 9/28/2018 

    Kristen K. AvatarKristen K.

    5 star rating Amazing visit with incredible tour guide. This is so worth the trip. It is a small venue, but exquisitely crafted… read more – 12/02/2018 

    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 

  • 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 

    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 

    Joshua F. AvatarJoshua F.

    5 star rating I was thoroughly impressed by The Burlesque Hall of Fame. I wasn't sure what to expect, as some of the… read more – 9/07/2019 

  • Melissa F. AvatarMelissa F.

    5 star rating Before I talk about my experience at this place, I want to point out this a "blink-and-you'll-miss-it" kind of place…. read more – 9/19/2019 

    Jen K. AvatarJen K.

    5 star rating This museum has only been open for a couple months in its new location, and it's a small but beautiful… read more – 6/03/2018 

    Faye H. AvatarFaye H.

    This beautiful little museum located in the arts district is worth a visit every time I’m in Las Vegas; a… read more – 7/02/2019 

  • 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 

    Demona941 AvatarDemona941

    5 star rating You Need To See This! Before I talk about my experience at this place, I want to point out this a "blink-and-you’ll-miss-it" kind of place…. read more – 9/19/2019 

    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 

  • Denel G. AvatarDenel G.

    It was an amazing tour from Emmy. Lots of history, she was very knowledgeable and animated. She really makes you… read more – 11/09/2019 

    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 

    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 

  • Texas_USA_traveler AvatarTexas_USA_traveler

    5 star rating Interesting history lesson. Ha! This was not my first choice in museum selection but it ended up being a fun stop. Buttercup, our tour… read more – 8/28/2019 

    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 

    Charles E. AvatarCharles E.

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

  • backgrounde Avatarbackgrounde

    5 star rating My Stay The place was clean , and the people were friend . The people were happy, and I was happy…. read more – 9/24/2019 

    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 

    Nika S. AvatarNika S.

    Visited today and it was an amazing experience! Our tour guide was funny, full of knowledge and I learned so… read more – 10/15/2019 

  • 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 

    Michael M. AvatarMichael M.

    Friendly and interesting venue – 7/08/2018 

    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 

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

Closed Sunday, 11/17

Closed Sunday, 11/17

Due to street closures in the area for the Rock and Roll Marathon, we will be closed on Sunday, November 17. We will return to our regular operating hours on Tuesday, November 19. We apologize for ...
2019 Holiday Card Drive for the Legends of Burlesque

2019 Holiday Card Drive for the Legends of Burlesque

Help us make the holidays a little brighter by sending cards for your favorite burlesque Legends. Now through December 6, we will be collecting cards to forward. A list of people whose mailing ...
2019 Weekender Recap by Sparkly Devil Memorial Scholarship Winner Precious Ephemera

2019 Weekender Recap by Sparkly Devil Memorial Scholarship Winner Precious Ephemera

Our 2019 Sparkly Devil Memorial Scholarship recipient, Precious Ephemera, shares how her experiences studying with the legends of burlesque at the BHoF Weekender solidified her commitment to ...
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 ...

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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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