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Niagara Falls and Western New York Sights

Lucille Ball–Desi Arnaz Center

Updated 12/31/1969

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Ball's turquoise-and-silver-sequin cowgirl costume from a 1976 "Donny and Marie" episode, video interviews with childhood friends, and original Here's Lucy scripts are a few of the items on display in the Lucy-Desi Museum, which follows the lives and careers of the two comedy stars. The adjoining Desilu Playhouse centers solely on the I Love Lucy show, with a replica of the couple's TV apartment, a 1953 Emmy, and an interactive display where you can try your hand at the Vitameatavegamin commercial. Two annual festivals—Lucy-Desi Days, over Memorial Day weekend, and Lucille Ball's Birthday Celebration, in early August—celebrate the two stars.

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10 W. 3rd St., Jamestown, New York, 14701, USA

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  • $15
  • Mon.–Sat. 10–5:30, Sun. 1–5

Updated 12/31/1969


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