Laugh On . . .
In the Hometown of Lucille Ball
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Visit Jamestown, NY the hometown of Lucille Ball, and star of one the most beloved TV comedy of all time — I Love Lucy. Get a behind-the-scenes look into the creation and production of the show, experience exact recreations of the iconic sets and enjoy a themed lunch in the Tropicana Room. This day also includes the National Comedy Center featuring exhibits and interactive experiences covering the history of comedy.
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Today, travel with Anderson Coach to Jamestown, NY, the hometown of Lucille Ball. Start with a guided tour of Lucy’s hometown with a knowledgeable guide who will take you to places of significance to Lucille Ball in Jamestown and nearby Celoron. You will see the house that she was born in, the house where she grew up and much more. Lucy’s hometown honors “America’s Favorite Redhead” with five murals painted by a local artist.
Next, visit the Lucille Ball & Desi Arnaz Museum. Inside you will find a warm salute to the “First Couple of Comedy” in Lucy’s hometown. Get a behind-the-scenes look into the creation and production of the show, experience exact re-creations of the iconic sets as well as an intimate look into the personal lives and careers of Lucy and Desi.
Your group will experience lunch at the Tropicana Room, a recreation of Ricky Ricardo’s famous Manhattan nightclub. In the Tropicana Room, enjoy a deliciously themed meal while watching your favorite episode of I Love Lucy. Even enjoy some entertainment featuring the best up-and-coming comedians!
Also included today is a visit to the National Comedy Center. More than 50 immersive exhibits take visitors on an interactive journey through comedy history, from early vaudeville acts to the latest viral memes. Cutting-edge personalization technology makes the entire experience unique: After creating a humor profile, visitors can explore content tailored to their individual tastes, from broad slapstick to edgy satire. Along with educational games and fun competitions, guests can step into the shoes of comedy pros, trying their hand at cartooning, comedy writing, live stand-up, and faux pie fights—or simply cheer on their friends.
Late afternoon departure for home.