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Website

www.nycwax.com



Address & Phone

Madame Tussaud's NY

@ Times Square

42 St. btwn 7th and 8th Aves

(800) 246-8872

Groups: (888) 923-0334



Subways

N, R, S, 1, 2, 3, 7, 9 to 42nd St. Times Square



Hours

Sun-Thurs 10am-6pm

Fri-Sat 10am-8pm

Madame Tussaud's New York Wax Museum

Get up close and personal with your favorite celebrities at the 85,000 square-foot, five-story Madame Tussaud's New York. Opened in November, the New York version of the famous London museum takes on "the face of the place" presenting New York's most famous and infamous personalities, as well as figures of international fame and acclaim.



Leave time to tour these six themed, interactive environments showcasing nearly 200 masterfully crafted, lifelike wax figures:





Madame Tussaud's New York joins the growing international family of museums with locations in London, Amsterdam, Las Vegas and Hong Kong. The tradition began in 18th century Paris, when Madame Tussaud was forces to create death masks for aristocrats executed in the French Revolution. In 1835, she established the London museum, which now welcomes more than 2.5 million guests each year.