Recent History of Madame Tussauds Amsterdam

Recent History


A renewed Madame Tussauds Amsterdam opens its doors in the Kalverstraat. It has thereby become the first site outside of England since 1817.


Madame Tussauds Amsterdam moves to its current location on the Dam, in the heart of the town centre, after 20 years.


Madame Tussauds is opened in Las Vegas, full of American superstars and Hollywood legends.

Madame Tussauds New York opens its doors with something new – New York’s Movers and Shakers – a world full of stars.


Madame Tussauds Amsterdam undergoes a radical renovation which costs 4 million euros. A sixth floor is added to the exhibition, plus themes and surprise effects are also introduced. New figures are added too, plus there are various interactive experiences.


Madame Tussauds will be part of the international attraction group Merlin Entertainments from May 2007. The following attractions form part of Merlin Entertainments, in addition to Madame Tussauds: Alton Towers, London Eye, Chessington World of Adventures, The Dungeons, Earth Explorer, Gardaland, Heide Park, Legoland, Sealife, Seal Sanctuaries, Thorpe Park and Warwick Castle.

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