SPECIAL HOURS during BHoF Weekend, May 30 to June 5

We will be open special hours during BHoF Weekend this year, May 30 – June 5, including extra openings on Sunday and Monday.   Thursday – Saturday  May 30 – June 2 10am to 5pm     Sunday and Monday   June 3 and 4  12 Noon to 5pm   We

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2018 Museum Dance-Off People's Choice

Congratulations to US! BHoF wins 2018 Museum Dance-Off People’s Choice Award!

BHoF’s Museum Dance-Off video has been selected the People’s Choice in the 2018 Museum Dance-Off, a friendly competition among museums hosted by When You Work at a Museum. The prize is… satisfaction. Thank you to our staff and volunteers for putting this together, and to Chris Arquello and Andrew Kurcan

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BHoF RIbbon Cutting

BHoF’s BIG REVEAL has finally come!

Our BIG REVEAL event on Tuesday, April 17, was a huge success! (Special thanks to Bettina May for the photos, and to Maud Lazzerini for the video) Our director, Dustin Wax, said a few words. Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman presented BHoF with a plaque congratulating us on our grand

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Close-up of Exotic World exhibit at BHoF

The BIG REVEAL: April 17, 2018

The Burlesque Hall of Fame invites you to be among THE FIRST to see Las Vegas’ newest, sexiest attraction featuring thousands of artifacts of burlesque history including costumes, images, and props. Join us for our BIG REVEAL event Tuesday, April 17th, 12pm -3pm. The event will feature a ribbon-cutting ceremony

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Congratulations to The Baroness, winner of the 2018 Sparkly Devil Memorial Scholarship! The Baroness was chosen for her commitment to working to create a better and safer burlesque community, particularly through her work with and for survivors of sexual abuse. As the scholarship recipient, The Baroness will receive a full

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Closed for Renovation

Closed for Renovations 2/18-2/26

The Burlesque Hall of Fame will be closed next week, Feb 18 to 27, while we finalize our renovations following our big move last September. When we re-open Tuesday, Feb 27, we will be fully open with access to all exhibitions.

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Jennie Lee holiday card

Send Holiday Greetings to Burlesque’s Legends

The holidays are coming, and The Burlesque Hall of Fame would like your help spreading holiday cheer to burlesque’s legends. We are holding our 4th Annual Legends Holiday Card Campaign, starting today, through December 8th. Send us your cards to the performers of burlesque’s classic era (labeled with the recipient’s

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BHoF Merchandise

Join us Nov 26, 12-4pm, for a special Museum Store Sunday event!

This holiday weekend, shop with purpose — shop at museum stores! BHoF joins the Museum Stores Association this Sunday, November 26, for the first Museum Store Sunday. Museum stores offer unique and exciting gifts with the added benefit of supporting cultural institutions that add so much to our communities. Although

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BHoF volunteers painting

#VaVaVolunteer at BHoF this December!

Take a break from your routine and spend a few days being extra sparkly with the Burlesque Hall of Fame in Las Vegas! Join us for our first ever VaVaVolunteer Week! Roll up your sleeves and be part of herstory December 4-8, 2017. Help us build new exhibitions, organize our

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Melody Sweets

BHoF Welcomes New Board Member Melody Sweets

Please join us in welcoming Vegas-based performer Melody Sweets to our board. The star of one of Las Vegas’ most successful shows, Absinthe, Melody has long been a BHoF supporter and volunteer, and has frequently graced our Weekender stage as an invited performer. Her talent, dedication, and insight will be

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