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Madame Tussauds New York
Madame Tussauds New York

Madame Tussauds New York

234 West 42nd Street, New York, New York

The Basics

From world leaders to Hollywood stars and sports legends, the halls of Madame Tussauds New York are filled to the brim with faces recognized across the globe. Pose for a selfie with Rihanna, shoot hoops with Carmelo Anthony, and shake hands with Einstein. Then, put yourself in the center of the superhero action at the interactive Marvel 4D Film and Experience, play a giant floor piano at the Broadway experience, or go face-to-face with New York City’s largest animatronic at Kong: Skull Island.

To save time at the entry, book your ticket online in advance. Some city sightseeing passes include admission to Madame Tussauds.

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Recent reviews from experiences in New York City

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We purchased 4...
Patricia_C, Jul 2022
Go City: New York Explorer Pass - Choose 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 10 attractions
We purchased 4 attractions for a family of 6 and precooked a Statue cruise and Empire state as they requested and turned up on the day for the other 2 attractions very easy to use and very good value for money
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Great experiences
Laima_P, Jul 2022
Go City: New York Explorer Pass - Choose 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 10 attractions
Harbour lights boat was great, the views really incredible! Also loved the MOMA! Still many things to come!
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Really enjoyed ourselves...
Crystal_E, Jul 2022
Madame Tussauds NYC Famous Wax Museum Admission Ticket
Really enjoyed ourselves and it didn’t seem too overwhelmingly crowded. That was my second visit I enjoyed like it was my first
star-5
Great tour!
McKenzi_W, Jul 2022
New York City 1-Day Hop-on Hop-off with Empire State Building Admission
The bus was a great experience to see all of Manhattan! Easy to navigate and get on and off! Do it!!
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Nice service
Albert_G, Jul 2022
Madame Tussauds NYC Famous Wax Museum Admission Ticket
Everything was nice and beautiful the service is good friendly everything was nice thank you I will recommend for my friends
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Not so memorable because...
Regina_C, Jun 2022
New York City 1-Day Hop-on Hop-off with Empire State Building Admission
Not so memorable because of the heat. But, Jimmy is fun and shares good information about the sites visited
star-5
Excellent and easy way to visit a city
Ram_Y, Jul 2022
Go City: New York Explorer Pass - Choose 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 10 attractions
It’s very easy to book passes and good description of each attraction. I would definitely recommend it.
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Works well.
Lucas_Q, Jul 2022
Go City: New York Explorer Pass - Choose 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 10 attractions
9/11 Memorial was great. Explorer pass worked well. When researching attractions, explorer pass needs to be better advertised to avoid ticket problems at attractions.
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Lifetime experience
qmfr5z49sh, Mar 2022
The New York Pass®: 100+ Attractions including Empire State Building
Loved central park and The Rock 911 amazing experience but very sad. Of course Liberty island was amazing
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Great exhibit
Debra_T, Jun 2022
Madame Tussauds NYC Famous Wax Museum Admission Ticket
My husband and I really enjoyed the museum and all that was on display. I’ve told several people that it is a must see.
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City Pass
Earl_T, Jul 2022
Go City: New York Explorer Pass - Choose 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 or 10 attractions
Easy to purchase on-line, and easy to use as pre-paid tickets. Redeeming for actual tickets is fast and easy.
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Almost real.
Sandra_G, Jun 2022
Madame Tussauds NYC Famous Wax Museum Admission Ticket
Having my granddaughter identify some of her favorite performers was a high point. Music was very loud. Difficult for someone with sensory issues.
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Things to Know Before You Go

  • Madame Tussauds New York is a must for families.

  • The museum is wheelchair-accessible, and a limited number of wheelchairs are available on request.

  • Photo-taking is permitted.

  • Outside food and drink are prohibited, but you can purchase them at the museum.

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How to Get There

Located on West 42nd Street in Times Square, Madame Tussauds is a short walk from many major hotels. Otherwise, the best way to get there is by subway. Take the N, Q, R, W, or 7 train to Times Square–42nd Street, or the B, D, F, or M train to 42nd Street–Bryant Park. Both stations are about a 5-minute walk from the museum.

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When to Get There

Hours vary throughout the year, but Madame Tussauds is typically open daily from morning till night, closing earlier on Monday. During peak times (summer and school holidays), visitors can wait up to an hour to get in, so buy your ticket before you go.

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Where to Eat

You’ll find several fun dining options inside Madame Tussauds New York. For a sweet treat, head for Dylan’s Candy Bar. For drinks, visit the Broadway Bar, which serves theater-inspired beverages. At the Royal Experience, imagine yourself in the opulent surroundings of Buckingham Palace while enjoying a high tea with none other than Her Majesty the Queen.

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Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
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