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The Wax Museum

56 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5538 3975
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I went there to have a look at them all but they turned out not to be what I'd describe as the most... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
malcolmsnakes
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Shellharbour, Australia
Informative tour but overpriced

This was the first wax museum I visited so I wasn't quite sure what to expect. Some of the figures... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2016
pedsandbigcarlo
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Auckland, New Zealand
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  • Poor18%
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56 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

I went there to have a look at them all but they turned out not to be what I'd describe as the most interesting items there.

Thank malcolmsnakes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This was the first wax museum I visited so I wasn't quite sure what to expect. Some of the figures were realistic while others were not. The horror tour was very interesting and the tour guide was very informative, knowledgeable and made it interesting. But...More

Thank pedsandbigcarlo
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Was interesting enough but certainly not worth the cost. The characters looked very realistic.The tour host was great at what he did.

Thank Liisa and Dave B
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The wax characters are not very well done. It's difficult to tell who some of them are meant to be without reading the signs! The horror tour downstairs about old fashioned punishment was extremely interesting and the host was very knowledgeable. I thoroughly enjoyed the...More

Thank Siobhan W
Reviewed 18 June 2016

this is a goood place to visit, it looks like real people but made with wax, there is not that much there but still a good place to visit.

Thank simiik1
Reviewed 26 May 2016

To be honest I thought this was a bit over priced and hard to find at the moment with all the work going on around the area,how ever the owners are lovely people and the lady gave so much info and is so great with...More

Thank 333nathan
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Current refurbishments make this almost impossible to find! The front desk lady (sorry we didn't get your name!) was wonderful with the kids and us alike. The wax figures were just ok, but the history that goes with them was great. Spencer took us downstairs...More

1  Thank travelperfection
Reviewed 12 May 2016

The Huge figure on the outside wall makes the Wax Museum easy to find for first timers like most of us. We were surprised at the History Lesson included here by a very informative Spokesperson....Some figures are very life like. I imagine different age visitors...More

Thank stopped
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

We were impressed with the wax museum! The guided tour was full of great info! A nice thing to do to kill an hour or so! There was a bit of construction going on around building but they are very much open for business!More

Thank Peaches002
Waxman007, Manager at The Wax Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2016

Hi Peaches002, Glad you enjoyed your visit, like the many hundreds of people that have entered The Wax Museum. Yes there is a lot of construction going on as The Wax Museum is enlarging. Hope you enjoyed your visit to Surfers Paradise. Kind regards The...More

Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Ok, first thing that needs to be clarified is that if you read the Poor Reviews do so understanding the people who wrote them are idiots. That is to say they went to an attraction which they would not enjoy and proceeded negatively review the...More

5  Thank Saltmluke
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Cheryl D
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Response from stopped | Reviewed this property |
We paid $80 for 2 older adults and 2 children 4 and 9
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IsabelleTravellerx
5 July 2016|
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$29 adult $22 child (12 & under) $27 concession Don't know about a student fee
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Bryniemeaney
25 April 2016|
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$29 for an adult
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