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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Tyra Banks

Tyra Banks

Television personality, Emmy Award-winning talk show host, actress, supermodel, former teen idol, and businessperson-Tyra Banks has done it all!

Famous Facts

  • Banks first became famous as a model, working in Paris, Milan, London, Tokyo, and New York.
  • In 1997, she became the first African American woman on the cover of GQ, Victoria Secret’s Catalog, and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
  • Tyra retired from modelling in 2005 to to concentrate on her television show, “The Tyra Banks Show.”
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Latest Tweet

Yep. Even outgoing people can be shy sometimes. Ya feel me?

I’m a perfectionist. Sometimes I have to remind myself that it’s O.K. if there are flaws here and there.

Tyra Banks