Madame Tussauds D.C. is Temporarily Closed

In an abundance of caution, Madame Tussauds Washington, D.C. will temporarily close effective Wednesday, March 18. We will remain in contact with the authorities on when we should re-open. 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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Nancy Reagan

Nancy Reagan

Originally a Broadway actress, Nancy Davis Reagan is the widow of the 40th President of the United States, Ronald Reagan.

  • Nancy Reagan served as First Lady of the United States from 1981 to 1989. She is known for her advocacy for decreasing drug and alchohol abuse.
  • She performed in 11 films from 1949 to 1956 under the name of Nancy Davis.
  • She met Ronald Reagan in 1951 when he was president of the Screen Actors Guild.

To young people watching or listening, I have a very personal message for you: There's a big, wonderful world out there for you. It belongs to you. It's exciting and stimulating and rewarding. Don't cheat yourselves out of this promise.

Nancy Reagan