Madame Tussauds New York

Madame Tussauds, the world-famous wax attraction in the heart of Times Square, gives you the ultimate celebrity experience with over 200 incredibly life-like wax figures of your favorite stars and icons. Get up close with your favorite A-listers, musicians, sports legends, historical figures and more! Don’t miss the Marvel Super Heroes 4D experience featuring Marvel’s legendary super heroes like Thor, the Hulk, Spider-Man and more PLUS a super heroes short film with 4D special effects! Ask about our field trips, scavenger hunts, and Behind the Scenes educational seminars.
 
SEE BELOW A DESCRIPTION OF OUR NEWEST EXHIBITS:
 
Marvel 4D Film and Experience: Guests will be immersed into the battle to save New York as Marvel’s Avengers are brought to life in our film adventure. State of the art 3D animation is combined with an extra sensory 4th dimension where the action spills out of the screen into the audience and thrill-enhancing special effects will touch every sense, drawing you right into the heart of the adventure. As the story unfolds the New York skyline is vividly brought to life and the force of the Super Heroes’ strength is felt as they battle to save New York. Marvel 4D will be the experience you don’t want to miss!
 
Film & TV: Lights, Camera, Action! Take a starring role on set in the interactive Film & TV experience at Madame Tussauds New York. Dazzle alongside Marilyn Monroe, step into Don Draper’s office, act as Bruce Willis’ stunt double, catch jellyfish with SpongeBob SquarePants, take E.T. home and much more! Celebrate and re-enact the most memorable moments in entertainment history.
 
Music Experience: Take center stage in the immersive MUSIC Experience at Madame Tussauds New York. Warm up with Selena Gomez, drop some beats with Diddy, belt it out with Katy Perry and go Gaga under the bright lights. Join today’s hottest artists for an unforgettable performance in the heart of Times Square.
 
Educational Seminars: Our all new educational seminars allow your students to immerse themselves in the amazing world of Madame Tussauds by giving them a once in a lifetime experience in one of the most renowned wax attractions in the world. All seminars include a history of Marie Grosholtz Tussaud, a Q&A session, and an interactive presentation by a key member of our staff on your choice of one of the following topics: Behind the Scenes, Business and Marketing, Working with The Media, or the French Revolution. Seminars are offered M-F from 9am-10am (groups of 15-150 people) or 10am-4pm (groups of 15-35 people) and last one hour.
 
Culture Room: Take a lesson from some of the greatest intellectuals in history! Study E=MC2 with Einstein, let Maya Angelou inspire you and explore your abstract side with Salvador Dali.  It’s your chance to shape history with the greats! 
 
 
For more information about our history museum, visit www.nycwax.com.
 
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Contact Info
Address: 234 W. 42nd St., New York, New York 10036. New York County. 
 
Tel: 866-841-3660.
 
 
Website: www.nycwax.com.
 
Hrs:  Sun.-Thurs. 10AM-8PM (last ticket sold at 8PM), Fri.-Sat. 10AM-10PM (last ticket sold at 10PM); Summer (Memorial Day through Labor Day): Sun.-Sat. 10AM-10PM (last ticket sold at 10PM).
 
Contact: Group Sales.    
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: All grades.
 
Activity Type: Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours.
 
Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-2 hours.
 
Cost: Group Rate available for 15+; 1 complimentary ticket for every 20 tickets.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies. 

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