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What People Are Saying

  • rinamk Avatarrinamk

    5 star rating Knowledgeable Staff Definitely a must do in Las Vegas. The staff is extremely knowledgeable in conveying this history to us, the audience…. read more – 12/04/2019 

    Steve W. AvatarSteve W.

    5 star rating A day out burlesque Hall of Fame well lots to see and look at famous people
    we had a great time and Lenard…
    read more – 11/04/2019 

    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 

  • Joshua F. AvatarJoshua F.

    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 

    DavidLMiller AvatarDavidLMiller

    4 star rating Quirky and fun This is a small, but worthwhile, venue to explore for a few minutes. It is fun to view the… read more – 1/30/2020 

    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 

  • 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 

    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 

    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 

  • 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 

    Ben C. AvatarBen C.

    5 star rating Fun and factual too! Spent a couple of days in Las Vegas poking around the Arts District and looking for non-casino related activities. We… read more – 10/23/2019 

    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 

  • Michelle S. AvatarMichelle S.

    Love this place! Would go again, it’s about a medium size room with alot of history and even has area… read more – 9/24/2019 

    Erin W. AvatarErin W.

    5 star rating We learned so much about the history of burlesque, and came away with an increased appreciation for the strength and… read more – 3/15/2020 

    Ralph S. AvatarRalph S.

    Nice hole in the wall museum with a dress up area. Fun and knowledgeable staff. – 10/20/2019 

  • Joshua F. AvatarJoshua F.

    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 

    Dwayne A. AvatarDwayne A.

    5 star rating How Cool We walked passed, and couldn’t resist so we went in to check this place out. Wow we were shocked… read more – 10/21/2019 

    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 

  • Natasha C. AvatarNatasha C.

    Amazing place! You must stop by when you are in Las Vegas! We had a blast and would recommend highly! – 10/24/2019 

    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 

    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 

  • 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 

    krys8804 Avatarkrys8804

    5 star rating Loved it! Excellent museum! The tour guide was fantastic; friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the history of burlesque! We enjoyed our visit… read more – 12/15/2019 

    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 

  • Judy D. AvatarJudy D.

    5 star rating Fun, small but full of history! This museum is in the Arts district. It is small but full of great information.Lots of history! Buttercup was our… read more – 2/10/2020 

    Bzubee AvatarBzubee

    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 

    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 

  • Amy K. AvatarAmy K.

    There was a lot of interesting history, amd the pictures were fun to see how burlesque has evolved through time…. read more – 10/26/2019 

    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 

    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 

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

Congratulations to our 2020 Living Legend Award winner, Coby Yee!

Congratulations to our 2020 Living Legend Award winner, Coby Yee!

It is our most sincere pleasure to announce this year’s recipient of the BHoF Living Legend Award is the great Coby Yee! The Living Legend Award recognizes burlesque performers who created ...
#MuseumAtHome: Burlesque Legend and BHoF Founder Jennie Lee (VIDEO and COLORING PAGES)

#MuseumAtHome: Burlesque Legend and BHoF Founder Jennie Lee (VIDEO and COLORING PAGES)

Jennie Lee, “Miss 44 and Plenty More!” was plenty more than a popular burlesque dancer of the 1950s and ’60s. In 1955, she founded the Exotic Dancers League to fight for the rights ...
We need your help – DONATE TODAY!

We need your help – DONATE TODAY!

The Burlesque Hall of Fame is facing our biggest challenge yet. And right now, we need your help more than ever. This pandemic poses an existential threat to BHoF. With the museum closed ...
#MuseumAtHome: Burlesque Legend Lili St. Cyr (VIDEO)

#MuseumAtHome: Burlesque Legend Lili St. Cyr (VIDEO)

Lili St Cyr was one of the 20th century’s most celebrated burlesque stars. Beautiful, elegant, and eternally unattainable, Lili’s “Ice Queen” persona shocked audiences in her ...
#MuseumAtHome: Burlesque Legend La Savona (VIDEO)

#MuseumAtHome: Burlesque Legend La Savona (VIDEO)

La Savona was a mid-20th century burlesque performer from Prague who became famous in the U.S. for her belly-dance inspired acts. She was awarded our Living Legend Award in 2012, the highest ...
Just for Fun: A Jennie Lee puzzle for you!

Just for Fun: A Jennie Lee puzzle for you!

With people having a little (or a lot of) extra time on their hands, we thought you might enjoy playing with this online puzzle featuring BHoF founder Jennie Lee (and a friend) frolicking on the ...

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    Live Online Auction

    We’re hosting our first ever auction series! Hosted by incomparable emcees Jonny Porkpie and Blanche DeBris, the first auction will occur on Friday, June 5th.…

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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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