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Oasis Bordello Museum

605 Cedar St, Wallace, ID 83873
+1 208-753-0801
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HISTORY RE-TOLD

Obviously, NOT a place for children. Fee is nominal. An amazing historic part of our American... read more

Reviewed yesterday
LVRoadWarrior
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Las Vegas, Nevada
No trip to Wallace is complete without a stop here

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

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eraser
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Wenatchee, WA
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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 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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605 Cedar St, Wallace, ID 83873
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Reviewed yesterday

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 yesterday

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

Thank eraser
Reviewed 2 days 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 6 days 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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 31 July 2017

The downstairs headquarters and gift shop are nothing special, but as soon as you head up the stairs to the bordello proper, you are treated to a whole world of customs and expectations that I suspect even people who frequent bordellos don't know about. The...More

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I am fascinated by history so enjoyed our little tour. It's amazing to me that this bordello didn't close down until 1988???

Thank Brokewing
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