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Madame Tussauds New York

234 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7215
+1 866-841-3505
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Get your selfie sticks ready, because New York City's Madame Tussauds in Times Square is the only place with no ropes or barriers holding you back from getting photos with your favorite stars! Voted as one of New York’s most unique attractions, Madame Tussauds invites you to pose “In a moment in time” with your famous fun figures of internationally renowned musicians, A-list stars, sports legends, world leaders and more. With over 85,000 square feet of interactive entertainment and several newly renovated spaces, including our new Ghostbusters VR, Project Runway and Kong: Skull Island experience, the world famous wax attraction is bigger and better than ever! Who is your favorite icon? We want to know who inspires you! Share with us at @NYCWAX and hashtag #FamousFun #NYCWAX
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
234 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7215
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Reviewed today via mobile

We always keep this as an option for a rainy day when in Manhattan and have a great time every time we go. Always something new and it's fun to point out the figures that look nothing like the celebrity haha

Thank girlonthewander
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On all my travels I'd never been to a Madame Tussauds, so decided to rectify that by visiting the one in NYC. At the entrance to the museum I was absolutely conned by a woman taking a selfie. Turns out it was a wax woman!...More

Thank Des1963
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very expensive and some figures were not there just their plaque. Some of the figures were dated and others didn't really look like the person they were suppose to be. I hated that you had to pay for the 4D cinema and the Ghostbuster tour....More

Thank Candicemarie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Doesn't have all main movie stars. Very outdated. Loads of sections are additional prices so the basic tour is poor. The whole thing felt like an attempt to get more money particularly from parents as they had a section for avengers which was an additional...More

Thank annemariebutler
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff were friendly. However I think some of the figures were outdated and new people should be added to attract younger people. The music as you walk in was far too loud and everyone else in the queue at the same time agreed, I understand...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great attraction lots to see not as good as the last visit as has had changes but still worth the visit,make sure you do The Avengers bit with the 4D film....brilliant.

Thank VIXTER123
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a walk around here whilst waiting for our bus tour. it was a pleasant way of spending some time although the king kong exhibit was really poor, nothing special at all. Some of the waxworks are really excellent and life like, we enjoyed...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The wax museum was included on our senior trip into the city. Even though it was a quick walk thru the figures were great, we took some fun pictures with numerous famous people. If you aren't bothered by people trying to hurry you along and...More

Thank 844tamarad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The people checking tickets were so rude. One of them shouted ‘passes’, we walked up and she glared at us and said I didn’t say that pass. She was talking to her friend and essentially blanking people didn’t appear to be really enjoy working there....More

Thank GingerElbow
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited in March 2016. It was a but chilly during that time of the year but was not too crowded. We purchased a New York City Pass and this attraction was part of the package. We got there around 10-30, therefore we did not...More

Thank Marie0771
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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27 October 2017|
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Response from David R | Reviewed this property |
For background/history etc. try the Wikipedia website.
29 July 2017|
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Response from Chithalka_Ambrose | Reviewed this property |
There was no queue as such. the time would depend on how long you want to spend time with each exhibit. its best to keep bout 3 - 4 hours