1972 The second European Madame Tussauds attraction opens in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
1999 The first American Madame Tussauds opens in Las Vegas.
2000 Madame Tussauds opens in Hong Kong opens and the same year second American Madame Tussauds attraction opens in New York.
2006 Madame Tussauds Hong Kong reopens on May 18. Lots of celebrities join in: Aaron Kwok, Bae Yong Joon, Xiang Liu, Tiger Woods, Connie Chan, Jay Chow, Miriam Yeung, and Leon Lai.
2007 In order to celebrate 10th anniversary of Hong Kong's return, Madame Tussauds Hong Kong has specially adds six celebrities including Xiaoping Deng, Yat-sen Sun, Enlai Zhou, Zedong Mao, Jiabao Wen and Liwei Wei.
2008 The third European site becomes Berlin, where the attraction opens in ‘Unter den Linden’.
2009 The fourth American site opens in Hollywood.
2010 Madame Tussauds Bangkok opens in December - the third attraction in Asia.
2011 Vienna (Austria) and Blackpool (UK) both open in April 2011 - the global count is now up to 12 attractions.
2011 Celebrating 250 Years!