History of Madame Tussauds | Madame Tussauds Blackpool
Discover 250 years of History
250 Years of History
Discover more about Madame Tussaud's fascinating history - from the French Revolution to the first attraction in Baker Street, London.
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Early Years 1761-1795
Follow the timeline through history and discover more about Madame Tussauds Early history.
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Going Global 1971- onwards
There are now 12 Madame Tussauds around the globe with several new locations in the pipeline.
Baker Street 1802 -1999
The later years of Madame Tussauds history includes an exciting tour to the British isles culminating in a permanent attraction at Baker Street.
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