Best 5 Wax Museums around the world
Madame Tussauds London (the original)
The Wax Museum is one of London’s busiest and favorite tourist attractions. The long line of people waiting to take a glimpse at the famous wax figures can stretch for blocks. Because of this high success, the museum started an expansion in New York, Amsterdam, Las Vegas, Hong Kong, Washington and Hollywood. You can admire thousands of wax replicas in the museums, from world leaders, sport legends, musicians, actors, writers and many more.
Hollywood Wax Museum
The Hollywood Wax Museum is located on the famous Hollywood Boulevard, along Hollywood Walk of Fame. This is the longest running museum in the United States and has its doors open for over 45 years. Being the only wax museum in the United States devoted entirely to celebrities you are guaranteed to have a close encounter with your favorite celebrity. The figures are recreated so faithfully you won’t even tell they are just replicas.
Mammoth Cave Wax Museum, Cave City
Mammoth Cave features some of the most amazing animals with 14.000 square feet of exhibit space. You’ll see rare and exotic animals such as tigers, lions, Snow Leopard, lions any many more. Besides these big animals you’ll also find insects, birds, and so on. The best part of the museum is that you’ll be able to see these animals in their natural environment because of the efforts of the staff to make it as natural as possible.
Madame Tussauds Las Vegas
What better way to start your Vegas vacation than with a picture of your favorite celebrity? The figures are so realistic that you’ll be able to go home and brag about meeting George Clooney, for example. The museum has over 100 figures and you can even put your arm around them, they are not displayed in glass cases or surrounded by ropes. With that being said, what are you waiting for? Your favorite celebrity is waiting.
House of Frankenstein Wax Museum, Lake George
This museum opened its doors in the early ’70 and since then, tourists have had their picture taken with some of the scariest characters in the world. Besides the wax figures you’ll find some surprises in every corner and even screams or people crying. These are all prerecorded, of course. Not exactly for the weak-hearted so be careful.