Thailand’s capital Bangkok is a modern metropolis that offers countless hours of sightseeing adventure and fun exploration that can be enjoyed by the entire family. From exciting theme parks to ancient temples and lively markets to sprawling shopping malls, this vibrant city has something for young and old alike and is a great place for your next family holiday. Not to be missed is a visit to the famous Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in Bangkok which offers a truly unforgettable visitor experience.
Located in the Siam area, this well known attraction can be found on the sixth floor of the Siam Discovery Centre and gives visitors the unique opportunity to literally rub shoulders with some of the world’s leading stars and celebrities, even if it is only their wax likeness! The museum also features cutting edge technology and several interactive elements that enhance the visitor experience.
Opened in 2010, this popular attraction was the tenth museum boasting Madame Tussauds’ name and the third in Asia following Shanghai and Hong Kong. Spanning an area of around 2,000 square metres, the site has a variety of themed rooms each showcasing famous figures from the fields of film, TV, arts, politics, sports and more.
Enjoy the chance to “meet” such pop singing sensations as Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga and Beyonce Knowles and do not forget to have your picture taken with the “Queen of Pop”, Madonna or the late “King of Pop”, Michael Jackson. No longer are A-list celebrities inaccessible to their adoring public as wax figures of Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Nicole Kidman, Leonardo DiCaprio, Will Smith and Johnny Depp are all present for you to cosy up to!
The TV stars section features talk show queen Oprah Winfrey, martial arts legend Bruce Lee and Nicolas Cage to name a few, while the Arts and Sciences area plays host to Ludwig van Beethoven, Albert Einstein and Pablo Picasso. Mahatma Gandhi, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Chairman Mao Zedong, Barack and Michelle Obama and Diana, the late Princess of Wales can be found in the History and Leaders section and those interested in sports will find such stars as Serena Williams, Yao Ming, Cristiano Ronaldo and Tiger Woods await at the Sports Stars area.