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Madame Tussauds Sydney, Sydney

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Drop by the city's famous Madame Tussauds Sydney to see an all-star cast of the world's celebrities, sports heroes, rock legends, political leaders, and an array of Australia's most prominent personalities. Get up close to the displays, touch, and even hug the figures. Don't leave before photographing the family standing next to Nicole Kidman or Audrey Hepburn. Props are available for you to use for photos. A team of 20 artists crafts the wax figures on display with skill, artistry, and accuracy, putting in over 800 hours to complete just one figure. Plan your visit to Madame Tussauds Sydney and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Sydney trip builder.
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  • I had seen these figures from television and I was excited to see them here at Madame Tussauds' in the Darling harbour, Sidney.Madame Tussauds Wax Muceum could be reached by walking along the eastern ...  more »
  • We hadn't actually planned to go to this but we were visiting the aquarium butt we had the entire day until our cruise ship left at 6pm that evening, so for a few extra dollars we could get a ticket t...  more »
  • Getting past the obligatory camera at the entrance is annoying, and no. We did not purchase a copy. The statues cover a range of people including historical figures, politicians, sportspeople, musicia...  more »
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  • Wax models are awesome. It would be better if they had more models as most of them I remember when I was a kid. Some good ones are missing too. Photos are ok for the album but are not as good as the Wildlife or Aquarium. Easily kills only 30 minutes unless you are taking photos or selfies with every single model.
  • This is quite a fun place to visit. I wasn't expecting to see so many Australian wax figures. I liked seeing Australian history represented there, it would have been nice to see more old aboriginal figures. I thought having John Howard dressed up in his One Day Australian cricket gear in a bowling pose was hillarious. It would have been nice to see a few other Australians there beyond music and sport. How about some of our famous scientists, medicos and inventors?
  • Bought this as part of a ticket package to Sealife. Did not expect much but an hour of amusement. The details of the wax figures were fascinating and learning about the history of the celebrities and historic figures were interesting. Interesting enough if you are into pop culture but would not recommend buying a standalone ticket.
  • Lots to see at Madame Tussauds. Some of the wax figures are quite life like. Our 10 and 7 year old's really enjoyed it. You can make your own wax model of your hand. Add an extra 1 hour if you want to do this.
  • The figures themselves were ok but its 40$ to get in. I might be okay with that if it was a bit bigger, but it is really small there is not alot to look at. It took my just under 20min to see everything there was to see and I really did not rush at all. But the worst part is how they want to trick you into buying photos they made of you for another 50$ if you buy all of them or 15$ for a single one. They make you feel bad if you dont take them because all of the photos are already printed out and will just get thrown away if you don't buy them. So in conclusion its nice to see if you have too much money but otherwise its not worth it.