Would you like to be close to a pop music artist who you are a fan of, or a sportsman, a scientists who guides you with their ideas? If the answer is yes, you can go to Madame Tussauds Istanbul Wax Museum in Beyoglu and get this chance!
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum was founded by Marie Tussaud, a native of Strasbourgh, France. She learned the art of sculpting from her mother’s employer, Dr. Philippe Curtius, a physician skilled in the art of wax modeling.
Though the museum collection is composed mainly of royal members, politicians and revolutionaries’ sculptures, Madame Tussauds has become a center of cultural attraction attracting millions with the addition of athletes, scientists and musicians. Madame Tussauds Istanbul, the 21st branch of the museum, opened its doors in 2016.
The wax sculpture museum operates within the Grand Pera Shopping Center on İstiklal Street, one of the most popular tourist attractions in Beyoglu. The best option to get there is taking a short walk from Taksim square. Because it’s so easy to reach with buses, minibuses and metro services that are available from almost every corner of Istanbul.
The unique collection of the museum is divided into five categories: music, sports, science and culture, VIP party, history and leaders.
In the music section, you can see the sculptures of artists who have achieved great success in our country and all over the world. In this section you will find famous pop music stars such as Rihanna, Madonna and Lady Gaga as well as Zeki Müren, MFÖ and Barış Manço.
In the sports category football, tennis and basketball branches with a big fan of the stars are listed. In this part of the museum there are foreign athletes such as Maria Sharapova, Rafael Nadal, Neymar and Lionel Messi, as well as sculptures of Arda Turan and Hidayet Türkoğlu who successfully represented our country abroad.
Science and Culture area is subdivided into names who shaped the history of mankind if their work. During your visit to the area you can see wax sculptures of Leonardo Da Vinci, Mozart, Einstein, Steve Jobs and Yaşar Kemal.
The place where you can see the sculptures the popular names of the world of cinema and television is the VIP Party section. In this section, such as Kıvanç Tatlıtuğ, Beren Saat, Demet Akbağ, Julia Roberts, Johhny Depp, Brad Pitt etc. Hollywood the world famous names are accompanied by such names.
Madame Tussauds Istanbul Price
|Price on the day|
|Adult(13+ years)||108,00 ₺|
|Child(4-12 years)||82,00 ₺|