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The wax Museum Madame Tussauds

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Madame Tussauds in Hong Kong is one of the network of museums of wax figures of world famous people. The ancestor institutions Marie Tussaud (1761-1850.), was an artist from France, famous for the wax sculptures, in particular, the French Royal family.

Madame Tussauds in Hong Kong was the first in Asia. It is located on the second floor of the Peak tower on mount Victoria. To open in 2000 for the examination was prepared 100 wax figures of celebrities. 30 Aug 2005 the Museum closed for renovation and expansion until March 2006. During the renovation updated the interior, installed a new sound system for best sound quality during interactive activities.

All 11 exhibition halls of the wax Museum is divided into thematic groups. For example, in the "City of glamour" you can see Hollywood stars of the first magnitude, to dress up in fancy clothes and be photographed with the most famous actors in the world. If desired, visitors can go on stage and sing a song with your favorite music stars, are represented in the gallery. It is also allowed to dress in historical costumes, the outfits of the members of the Royal family of Britain or stand next to Chinese President Hu Jintao, as well as "to participate in the filming of" scenes from famous movies.

The most popular attraction of the Museum - chamber of horrors. Notorious villains, the most dangerous criminals and murderers are placed in a dark room full of hidden corridors and chilling sounds. In the Museum you can take pictures, if you want you can order a professional photo shoot, children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

At the exit there is a gift shop where you can buy small copies of the exhibits.