Madame Tussauds New York is Temporarily Closed!

Madame Tussauds New York is temporarily closed as mandated by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. We will post information on our website regarding plans for re-opening as it becomes available.

If you have purchased tickets for the dates when we will be closed, you may use these tickets for any future date through December 31, 2020.

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Educational Workshops

Our Educational Workshops allow your students to immerse themselves in the amazing world of Madame Tussauds. Usually offered to groups between 9:00am to 10.00am, our workshops include a 45-minute interactive presentation in our state of the art Cinema 4D theater, giving your groups a once in a lifetime experience in one of the most renowned wax attractions in the world.

  • Duration of visit with seminar: 2½- 3 hours
  • Availability: Monday through Friday 9:00am to 10:00am (based on availability) to groups of 20 to 135 people (Small groups may be accommodated during weekdays based upon availability). 

What the Workshop Includes:

  • See if you can tell who is real in our game of “Real or Wax.”
  • A brief history on Marie Grosholtz Tussaud dating back to the French Revolution.
  • A presentation done by a key member of our staff on the specific subject area.
  • Q & A Session.

Tailored Workshops

Behind the Scenes

Grade Levels: Elementary to College Level
Subject: Art, Social Studies, Business, General Interest

Replicating a Hollywood A-Lister or world leader is a labor of love. They are so life-like that you will believe you’re face to face with the real person. The big question is how do we get them to look so real? Learn the techniques passed on by Madame Tussauds over 200 years ago that go into the creation and maintenance of our figures today.

Business and Marketing

Grade Levels: High School to College Level
Subject: Business and Marketing

Learn about our parent company, Merlin Entertainments Group. Currently Merlin is the #1 leading name in location-based branded family entertainment in Europe and the UK and the #2 visitor attraction operator in the world. Learn how we continue to grow the Madame Tussauds brand as a top tourist attraction in New York City and worldwide.