Interact with the Stars at Madame Tussauds
Since its inception in 1795, Madame Tussauds has wowed crowds the world over with its life-like replicas of political personalities, actors, musicians, athletes and even a few invented characters that have risen to the ranks of pop icon status. And while Madame Tussauds was originated in London, today there are numerous locations throughout the United States, including in Las Vegas, New York City, and Washington DC. So whether you're hitting the bright lights of Sin City, exploring the metropolitan setting of The Big Apple or taking in our nation's history in our capital, you can easily be ensured to bump into celebrity personalities with a visit to Madame Tussauds!
There are few cities larger in size and vitality than New York City, and the people exhibited at Madame Tussauds New York City tend to follow the same larger than life mantra that the city itself lives by. From the dubious Richard Nixon to iconic Barack Obama, Abraham Lincoln to Malcolm X even New York City's very own Christopher Wallace, aka Biggie Smalls, is on display to paint a picture of those of us who have completely grasped the American dream whether for better or worse.
Being set in our nation's capital, Madame Tussauds Washington DC focuses on those that have truly helped push our nation forward. Just a small list of personalities depicted at the museum includes George Washington, Dwight Eisenhower, J. Edgar Hoover, Ronald Regan, Jackie Kennedy-Onassis, and Buzz Aldrin. Even the general celebrities seem to take on a more dignified air with the likes of Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Will Smith and Muhammad Ali also being featured.