One of the most prominent attractions in Hong Kong, Madame Tussauds Hong Kong is part of the famed chain of wax museums. Being one of Asia’s only two Madame Tussauds museums, it is situated at the island’s Peak Tower. When based at a Wan Chai hotel Hong Kong such as Cosmo Hotel Hong Kong make it a point to visit this attraction which is home to around 100 wax figures of globally renowned personalities, and consists of an array of themed settings including The Champions, Historical and National Heroes, Music Icons, Hong Kong Glamour and World Premiere.
Some of the most popular wax figures in the museum include those of Michael Jackson, Lady Gaga, Elvis Presley, The Beatles and much more. Among the most unique figures seen here is that of Connie Chan and Miriam Yeung who is well known for her bubbly personality.
A special highlight at the museum is the section named SCREAM which is set amidst a scary backdrop of an isolated asylum. It uses a mix of wax monsters and live performers to instill fear in guests. Those taking a tour through its dark corridors are bound to have the thrill of a lifetime as they are faced with challenge of having to escape the asylum and its rampaging psychopaths.
A visit to the museum makes for the ultimate celebrity experience, with the chance to take pictures with the wax figures of numerous icons from Asia, America, Europe and Australia.
Shehera Fioni is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Catalina Forbes. Her content is based on many thrilling escapades offered to travellers across the world.