Madame Tussauds

Trip Facts

  • 2-3 Hours
  • With extra cost

Step into the spotlight at Madame TussaudsLondon – the home of famous fun in the capital, established on Baker Street in 1836. Star in immersive experiences like Alien: Escape, Marvel Superheroes 4D and Star Wars and get up close and personal with more than 250 lifelike wax figures of your favouritecelebrities! So what are you waiting for? Book online now for the best savings.

THE MAKING OF A STAR

1761
Madame Tussaud is born Marie Grosholtz in Strasbourg.
1777
Marie models the famous author and philosopher, Francois Voltaire.
1780
Marie becomes art tutor to King Louis XVI’s sister and goes to live at the Royal Court in Versailles.
1789
On the eve of The French Revolution, Marie returns to Paris.
1793
Marie is imprisoned with her mother in the notorious Laforce Prison,Paris. On her release she is forced to prove her allegiance to the Revolution by making death masks of executed nobles and her former employers, the King and Queen.
1794
The French Revolution ends and Marie inherits Dr Philippe Curtius’ wax exhibition.
1795
Marie marries François Tussaud.
1802
Madame Tussaud takes her exhibition on tour to the British Isles, leaving behind her husband.
1835
With her sons, Madame Tussaud establishes a base in London at ‘The Baker Street Bazaar.’
1846
Punch Magazine coins the name Chamber Of Horrors for Madame Tussaud’s ‘Separate Room’, where gruesome relics of the French Revolution are displayed.
1850
Madame Tussaud dies.
1884
Marie’s grandsons move the attraction to its current site on Marylebone Road
1925
The attraction is devastated by fire.
1928
Restoration is completed with the addition of a cinema and restaurant.
1940
Madame Tussauds is struck by a German World War II bomb destroying 352 head moulds, and the cinema.
1972
The second European Madame Tussauds attraction opens in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
1999
The first American Madame Tussauds opens in Las Vegas.
2000
The second American Madame Tussauds attraction opens in New York, and the same year Madame Tussauds opens in Hong Kong.
2006
Madame Tussauds opens in Shanghai.
2007
The third American attraction opens in Washington DC.
2008
The third European site becomes Berlin, where the attraction opens in ‘Unter den Linden’.
2009
The fourth American site opens in Hollywood.
2010
Madame Tussauds Bangkok opens in December – the third attraction in Asia.
2011
Vienna (Austria) and Blackpool (UK) both open in April 2011 – the global count is now up to 12 attractions.
2011
Celebrating 250 Years!
2012
G’day! Madame Tussauds arrives Down Under in Sydney.
2013
Madame Tussauds attractions open in Tokyo and Wuhan.
2014
The fifth US attraction opens in San Francisco, California, and China’s third attraction opens in Beijing.
2015
Madame Tussauds lands in Orlando, Florida.
2016
Madame Tussauds opens attractions in Istanbul and Chongqing.
2017
Attractions in Nashville and Delhi open.

The Trip Cost Includes

  • - Marvel 4D Cinema and Star wars Experience
  • - Free escort

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • Transportation
  • Tips and gratitude
  • Meals or any other expenses not mentioned in includes section
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Frequently asked Questions

Will I have to queue to get in to Madame Tussauds?

Madame Tussauds London is world famous and extremely popular, so we advise all guests to pre-book their tickets to guarantee entry. Holding a pre-booked ticket means you will have the shortest waiting time, getting you to the stars as quickly as possible!

At peak times queues can form however be assured at as a pre-booked ticket holder we will do everything we can to keep your wait to a minimum

Can I take food and drink into Madame Tussauds?

Yes, it is permitted for guests to bring food and drink in the attraction. Please note, we do not allow guest to consume alcohol within the attraction (outside our privately run events).

What’s the nearest tube station?

The nearest tube station is Baker Street. You can get to Baker Street by Jubilee, Bakerloo, Metropolitan, Circle and Hammersmith and City lines.

How long can I normally expect a visit to last?

t takes around 1.5 to 2 hours to complete a visit of Madame Tussauds, including the Marvel Super Heroes 4D movie and Star Wars experience.

Is there anywhere to leave bags?

Bags may be kept in our left luggage area, for a small fee, whilst you look around the attraction. Child buggies and pushchairs must be left at the entrance, and can be collected on exit, free of charge.

You can send your inquiry via the form below.

Price From GBP £ 30 GBP £ 25/person
25
Total £ 25 GBP

Trip Facts

  • 2-3 Hours
  • With extra cost