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Madame Tussauds New York

234 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7215
+1 866-841-3505
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  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
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234 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7215
+1 866-841-3505
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent time with the family. We were all adults and did not think it was corny at all. The statues are very realistic and it was a lot of fun getting your pictures made with them.

1  Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The experience was great especially the 4D experience....... would be visiting with the kids soon. The staff were nice and we enjoyed the visit

1  Thank Zainab F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We didn't intend on going to Madam Tussauds. But we had New York City Explorer passes, and we had torrential rain. So we decided to make the most of it. It was much better than I expected. We had some good fun! There is lots...More

1  Thank Bram23
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun to do and take pictures with celebrities. I've been to the one in Las Vegas and this one is just as good. Lots to see...

1  Thank Evelyn C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well organised and good crowd control. A bit of a laugh with family or friends. A bit expensive for what you see, I only did the basic tour though.

Thank Gusbo60
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had some extra time between shows and so ducked into the museum on a rainy day. Definitely touristy as you are herded through the rooms with a large group but it was fun to do. We had lots of fun taking photos with the...More

1  Thank jerrikallam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Could be just me, but it seemed the best exhibits were not there! They have photos of past exhibits, and personally I would have rather seen them!

Thank rosemaryk724
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walking around was the same as going to the London one, but once you get to the Ghostbusters part it stands out by a mile. Great virtual reality experience, never been in anything like it. You put a full on pack on your back with...More

Thank Sodi_SIngh
Madame Tussauds N, General Manager at Madame Tussauds New York, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your positive review with us! Our Ghostbusters Dimensions VR experience is very popular and we are so happy you had the chance to participate!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Madam tussauds was great fun for the whole family. The wax figures are all amazing and very real looking, and the variety was plentiful. My son did the virtual Ghostbusters tour and still can't quit talking about. Worth every penny....More

Thank sueki3
Madame Tussauds N, General Manager at Madame Tussauds New York, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you positive review! We are thrilled that you and your family enjoyed your experience, especially the Ghostbusters VR tour! It is one of our most popular experiences in the attraction and we are happy that you all had the chance...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

was pleasantly surprised there was lots to see and although busy the queues moved quickly, liked the way the different sections were set outMore

Thank pixiebellsouthampton
Madame Tussauds N, General Manager at Madame Tussauds New York, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing with us. I am so glad you enjoyed your experience and the unique sections set up for all of our famous fun figures! I hope you took plenty of photos and you had the chance to also see the Ghostbusters Dimension...More

This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Vishnu R
do we have to pay extra to take photo with Donald Trump?
21 May 2017|
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Response from baciucarmaciu | Reviewed this property |
No, if the pictures are taken with your personal device. Yes, if the pictures are taken by their professional photographer, published on the site and made postcard type.
Do you still have the Chamber of Horrors?
31 January 2017|
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Response from Madame Tussauds N | Property representative |
I do apologize but we do not have the Chamber of Horrors anymore, as we update the attraction every 3 to 6 months. Currently we have our Ghostbusters Experience with another exciting attraction coming up in March!
Ozlem S
How long do you have to plan to see the place without the ghostbusters exhibit?
22 December 2016|
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Response from Madame Tussauds N | Property representative |
The Ghostbusters Exhibit and the Dimensions area are permanent parts of the attraction!