Red Skelton Museum of American Comedy, Vincennes

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The Red Skelton Museum of American Comedy honors the legacy of a man who touched numerous lives through his comedic talent, great works, compassion and commitment to public service. As a museum, the RSMAC reflects history, ideas, innovation, discovery, diversity, creative expression and democracy in celebration of the exceptional man whose greatest ambition was to bring joy to countless audiences.
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  • We were in town to attend a concert at Vincennes University and decided to make a stop before we left at the Red Skelton Museum. It was worth the time and effort. The museum is well organized and the ...  more »
  • This is a wonderful museum of a person that everyone grew up with in the 50's and 60's. The displays are just wonderful. It also displays his books that he wrote, pictures that he painted along with h...  more »
  • The museum is beautifully done and has many interactive exhibits that are fun and convey the humor, as well as the many facets of Red Skelton's long career. It is an especially nostalgic place to revi...  more »
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  • Great place, makes me remember how much I loved his humor. Very nice! 🤣
  • This is a great place to enjoy the golden age of comedy with one of the greatest. It is awesome to know that someone that came from such humble beginnings can make it if you just want it bad enough and catch a few lucky breaks along the way. The museum is great, has a lot of Red's old costumes ,video footage, pictures, etc. A must see for young and old!!
  • It was very good I enjoyed it just didn't have a time to take it all in
  • Great little museum. Fascinating look at comedy and Red Skelton. Well worth the visit.
  • I am a distant cousin of Red Skelton (via my 2nd great grandmother, Betsy Jane Skelton) so my sister and I took special delight in visiting the museum. It was a wonderful trip and I would go back again in a heartbeat!
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