Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum

Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum

Visit the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum

Located in Lucy’s Hometown of Jamestown, NY

Celebrating the lives, careers, and legacies of the “First Couple of Comedy,” and their incredible impact on the world, the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum has welcomed thousands of visitors from across the globe for over 25 years. 

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz


Visit the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum in Lucy’s Hometown of Jamestown, NY!



Adult: $23.00
Senior (60+): $22.00
College Student: $20.00
Youth (13-17): $20.00
Child (6-12): $18.00
Child (0-5): Free
Chautauqua County Resident:
Active Military and Veterans: $18.00


Get the full comedy experience in Jamestown by adding the National Comedy Center

Adult: $43.50
Senior (60+): $41.00
College Students: $37.00
Youth (13-17): $36.50
Child (6-12): $30.50
Child (0-5): Free
Chautauqua County Residents: $22-$31.50
Active Military and Veterans: $30.50

I Love Lucy

The Ultimate I Love Lucy Experience at the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum

The Lucy Desi Museum features exact re-creations of studio sets from the beloved TV sitcom I Love Lucy, including Lucy and Ricky Ricardo’s New York City apartment and  Hollywood hotel suite. Also on display are screen-used costumes and props, Emmy Awards, and scripts from this legendary TV series.

Get a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of this innovative and history-making TV series, enjoy an opportunity to perform your very own Vitameatavegamin commercial, and much more at the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum!

Their Lives and Careers   

Explore the Incredible Lives and Careers of Lucy and Desi

Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz were pioneering artists, innovators, and cultural icons. Learn about their fascinating life stories, their creation of the powerhouse Desilu Studios, and their lasting influence on the course of American cultural history.

Experience one-of-a-kind artifacts, rarely-seen footage, and unique exhibits that illuminate the Lucy Desi story for comedy fans of all generations. You’re sure to notice something new each visit!

I Love Lucy Gift Shop

Featuring a huge selection of collectibles and gifts for any “Lucy Lover”

Shop our Lucy megastore and experience every Lucy fan’s dream in Jamestown! Choose from countless I Love Lucy items including dolls, shirts, collectibles, and so much more. Can’t make it to town? Shop online today!

National Comedy Center

Visit the National Comedy Center with Dual Admission

Inspired by Lucille Ball’s vision for her hometown to become a destination for the celebration of comedy, the National Comedy Center features over 50 immersive exhibits that take you on a laugh-filled, interactive journey through the world of comedy, as you explore stand-up performances, movies, TV and radio shows, cartoons, comic strips and the internet to discover the great works and iconic performers who have elevated comedy to an art form.