Madame Tussauds London

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Madame Tussauds London
Madame Tussauds London
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Madame Tussauds London at 21 July 2007
Website madametussauds.com

Madame Tussauds London is a museum and tourist attraction located in Central London, housed in the former London Planetarium. It is known for recreating life size wax models of celebrities. The attraction houses its famous Chamber of Horrors. Set up by wax sculptor Marie Tussaud on Marylebone Road in 1884 it is the first Madame Tussauds. As of November 2013 the official website listed the following wax models:

Bollywood Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Madhuri Dixit, Salman Khan, Shahrukh Khan, kareena kapoor khan

Culture Madame Tussaud, Pablo Picasso, Charles Dickens, Albert Einstein

Hollywood Stars Bruce Willis, Charlie Chaplin, Colin Firth, Helen Mirren, Daniel Craig, E.T., George Clooney, Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio, Nicole Kidman, Robert Pattinson, Russell Brand, Sherlock Holmes, Taylor Lautner, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie

Marvel Super Heroes Captain America, Hawkeye, Iron Man, Nick Fury, Spider-Man, The Hulk, Wolverine

Music Adele, Amy Winehouse, Beyonce, Britney Spears, Cheryl Cole, Christina Aguilera Jennifer Lopez, Justin Bieber, Justin Timberlake, Kylie Minogue, Lady Gaga, Madonna, Michael Jackson, One Direction, Rihanna, The Beatles,

Royals Queen Elizabeth II, Duchess of Cambridge, Duke of Cambridge, Prince Charles, Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry, Diana, Princess of Wales

Sport Cristiano Ronaldo, David Beckham, Jessica Ennis-Hill, Muhammad Ali, Rafael Nadal, Sachin Tendulkar, Tom Daley, Usain Bolt, Mo Farah,

World Leaders Angela Merkel, Barack Obama, Benazir Bhutto, Boris Johnson, David Cameron, Francois Hollande, Mahatma Gandhi, John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King, Nelson Mandela, Vladimir Putin, Saddam Hussein

About Madame Tussauds[edit]

Madame Tussauds has branches in 9 cities (Amsterdam, Bangkok, Berlin, Hong Kong, Shanghai, New York, Las Vegas, Hollywood and Washington, D.C.), and Vienna and Blackpool, opened in Spring 2011.

Madame Tussauds is part of the Merlin Entertainments group, which also owns the London Eye, the Dungeons, Sea Life Centres, Blackpool Tower and Legoland Discovery Centres, as well as theme parks including Alton Towers, Chessington World of Adventures and Thorpe Park in the UK, and Gardaland in Italy.

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Coordinates: 51°31′22″N 0°09′17″W / 51.5229°N 0.1548°W / 51.5229; -0.1548