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Oasis Bordello Museum

605 Cedar St, Wallace, ID 83873
+1 208-753-0801
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Can't miss!!!!

My husband and I had no idea what we were getting into when we randomly decided to stop in Wallace... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Valerie S
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Tacoma, Washington
Everyone should go!

This museum is incredible; a living, breathing time capsule of brothel life. Wonderful. I'm getting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
WestportAquarium
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Westport, Washington
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The Oasis Bordello Museum is a former operating bordello in the historic mining town of Wallace Idaho. It is preserved exactly as it was left when it had to close it's doors in 1988 ​ We are open for our 23'rd operating season from 10 AM to 5 PM daily with guided tours on the half hour for $5 per person. ​ Groups and bus tours are welcomed! Go to our website to make arrangements.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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605 Cedar St, Wallace, ID 83873
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+1 208-753-0801
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had no idea what we were getting into when we randomly decided to stop in Wallace on our way back from Yellowstone. We almost couldn't leave because of how interesting the town is, to include the Bordello Museum. The museum was...More

Thank Valerie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This museum is incredible; a living, breathing time capsule of brothel life. Wonderful. I'm getting back in line!

Thank WestportAquarium
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Obviously, NOT a place for children. Fee is nominal. An amazing historic part of our American Heritage told here. Tour guide very informative. Worthwhile going to see this small museum which is located on the 2nd floor. The men and women experienced an extremely HARD...More

Thank LVRoadWarrior
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were blown away by what we observed and learned here. An absolute must stop in Wallace. Ya gotta go.

Thank eraser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is just as the women left it to avoid a raid. Until very recently, prostitution was openly practiced with the complicit approval of the local sheriff and police. The madams were an important part of the community.

Thank soloman9993
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A test to behold. Complete time warp but like it was still working. Amazing indite to a service that provided a need for a working community. This place must be preserved. A highlight from our visit.

Thank Brandon1968
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We did not visit this attraction. Wanted to, but I am disabled and couldn't get to everything. Wish we had.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This should be a highlight in this town since it is so well known as a red light district. Yet this tour although super cheap $5 is nothing, your imagination will do a much better job.

Thank WindyTevlin
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This little tour was really fun and educational. The young lady that gave the tour was full of stories from the past. It is touted as a bordello that the ladies just up and left when they heard the Feds were getting ready to raid...More

Thank ccd1937
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Well if you want to know some of the brothel history for this unique town this is the place to visit. It shows what the ladies of the night wore back in the day and you can get a tour of the upstairs where their...More

Thank obviousk
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