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Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum

2 W Third St, Jamestown, NY 14701-5104
+1 716-484-0800
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Lucille Ball's hometown of Jamestown, NY honors the legacy of "The First Couple of Comedy" with the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum. The museum attraction is open seven days a week, and features replica sets, Lucille Ball's Emmy awards, costumes, rare memorabilia, and much more.
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2 W Third St, Jamestown, NY 14701-5104
+1 716-484-0800
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Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

This was so much fun reliving all our favorite Lucy memories. They have done a great job of putting the best of Lucy on display. We are big Lucy fans and loved everything.

Thank Dml0616
Reviewed October 15, 2016

Actually, two museums in one featuring mock up sets from the show, costumes and photos. You can watch clips from old shows and view many artifacts. It really takes you back to a simpler time of family TV. There was information about Desi which I...More

Thank Jan D
Reviewed October 12, 2016

We were 7 girlfriends from Ontario dressed up as Lucy. We all loved this museum. So fun and very well done. Don't miss it.

Thank ISO_Sun&Sand
Reviewed October 11, 2016

If you love Lucy, this museum is for you. This museum (combined with a nearby sister building) has paraphernalia from Lucille Ball's life, including Emmy awards and clothing. It also contains reproductions of sets from the iconic I Love Lucy series. The museums also include...More

Thank Andi55_13
Reviewed October 10, 2016

This museum is a must for Lucy/Desi fans. It features mock ups of the sets used on television, various costumes and artifacts from the shows, and an in-depth look at all the stars. The museum will take you between one and two hours to go...More

Thank JohnRegoPark
Reviewed October 7, 2016

If you visit Jamestown you have to visit this museum. We all may know the Lucy on TV but this museum explains so much more of her life and her rise to fame. She was groundbreaking, and even if you are not a Lucy fan...More

1  Thank Shutter_Lady14
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in at the museum to experience I love Lucy history.. and we weren't disappointed!! We choose to spend the few dollars extra to take the audio tour. It was great hearing Lucy's daughter giving extra personal information on all the exhibits. I would...More

1  Thank Karen H
Reviewed October 2, 2016

If your in Jamestown and have a couple hours minimum , do both museums, worth the money if your a Lucy Fan. We paid the extra for the moniter to hear what was going on at each exhibit we stopped at. Alot of memorbila &...More

2  Thank mpkblack
Reviewed October 2, 2016

The center has recreations of the different tv sets used in the show I love Lucy. My wife and I are big fans of I love Lucy so it was great seen those sets. Highly Recommend this center. You also get access to the adjacent...More

1  Thank Locos2010
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

The Lucy Desi comedy center is a must for Lucy fans. Filled with memorabilia that is one of a kind. Sets from the show. costumes, trivia about all the stars, many many photos and lots of famous clips from the show. You can help but...More

1  Thank Suzanne J
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Response from Patti I | Reviewed this property |
It is all one price and definitely worth seeing.
July 22, 2016|
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Response from thomas451 | Reviewed this property |
as far as I could tell it is handicap asseccible. everything is on one floor
June 27, 2016|
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Response from CathyP1953 | Reviewed this property |
2 hours was the perfect time needed by us to tour this fabulous museum