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The Wax Museum

56 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5538 3975
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Real life up and personal experience with the stars

Good experience with being close and personal with the stars - it was like being in their presence... read more

Reviewed 18 March 2016
Paul C
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Brisbane, Australia
Oh dear....

Dropped in with a friend who hadn't seen waxworks before. This place is well past its peak, if it... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
coverism
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  • Excellent16%
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  • Average28%
  • Poor19%
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56 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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+61 7 5538 3975
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

Good experience with being close and personal with the stars - it was like being in their presence - so go there because it is a good day out

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Dropped in with a friend who hadn't seen waxworks before. This place is well past its peak, if it ever had one, very out of date. Hardly any of the waxworks look like who they are meant to be. The models are behind glass, so...More

Thank coverism
Reviewed 6 March 2016

The museum was very interesting and most figures are quite life like. Then there is a guided tour down into the dungeon the guide really knew his stuff. Very well presented.

1  Thank kerry572015
Reviewed 6 March 2016

wax figures were fanastic and looked real and I took many pictures and great value for money for anyone

Thank boss98
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This was OK but in the past 12mths we have been to alot of places in the world and this is probably and unfortunately one of my least enjoyed.... we took the guided tour around the dungeon which was informative but very rehearsed and not...More

1  Thank Kim M
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Shouldn't really pay for such a pitiful place, let alone the $29 per adult that is asked. Luckily I was a carer for a disabled friend who expressed an interest in going so we only had to pay for one person. Total waste of time...More

Thank Juan G
Reviewed 21 February 2016

A load of fun! Pricing slightly expensive but service great. Staff professional and willing to answer a load of questions. Plenty to see.,

Thank matt4120
Reviewed 17 February 2016

[torture chambers ] i found it would be better to give the option to walk around at our own pace and opt out of the tour talk . children are inquisitive but don't really need to know about the details . the wax museum is...More

2  Thank brownbms
Waxman007, Public Relations Manager at The Wax Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2016

We thank you for your visit to the Wax Museum and your comment on Trip Advisor. We find that our museum is both entertaining and educational for children of all ages. You only have to see on your free to air television educational programs such...More

Reviewed 3 February 2016

Very expensive and really needs an overhaul, I was disappointed and the outside of the building is very grubby around it. It really needs to be lifted and cleaned up.

1  Thank Mandy B
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Biggest wast of money. Had high expectations. Spent $110 on a group pass for a 30 minute tour of fake wax dummy's in glass cases. Only one real wax statue the rest are fibreglass or something. They don't even look like the famous people they...More

Thank TCB1935
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Cheryl D
4 August 2016|
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Response from stopped | Reviewed this property |
We paid $80 for 2 older adults and 2 children 4 and 9
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IsabelleeK
5 July 2016|
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Response from Kim M | Reviewed this property |
$29 adult $22 child (12 & under) $27 concession Don't know about a student fee
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Bryniemeaney
25 April 2016|
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$29 for an adult
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