If you want to add glamour to your vacation in the Middle East, look no further than Madame Tussauds Dubai.
You see centuries-old waxwork techniques at Dubai’s wax museum and rub shoulders with world leaders, royal families, politicians, movie stars, sportspersons, etc.
It is a fantastic opportunity to take many photos with celebrities. Kids and teenagers especially love the chance to snap selfies with stars.
Madame Tussauds in Dubai is not only a museum but a place to turn your dreams of meeting your idols into reality.
This article shares everything you must know before buying your Madame Tussauds Dubai tickets.
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What to expect at Madame Tussauds Dubai
At Dubai’s Tussauds, you can have the pleasure of meeting real-life-like wax models of more than sixty celebrities, including 16 brand-new wax figures from the Middle East,
There is this lovely feel of witnessing luminaries from all over the world worldwide, including Bollywood’s Shah Rukh Khan, Audrey Hepburn, Jackie Chan, and beauty moguls like Kylie Jenner, sporting superstars such as Cristiano Ronaldo, etc.
These wax celebs are divided into seven zones – Music Party, Fashion, Film, Leaders, Media, Bollywood, and Sport.
There are exciting experiences, such as afternoon tea with the Queen of England, an Interactive Catwalk, an A-List Party, etc.
From Sunday to Thursday, Madame Tussauds Dubai is open from 12 pm to 8 pm.
It is open from 11 pm to 9 pm on Fridays and Saturdays.
The last entry is always an hour before closing.
Best time to visit
Tussauds Museum in Dubai gets crowded on Fridays, Saturdays, and school holidays.
It is best to visit the wax museum on a weekday at noon – as soon as it opens for visitors.
How long does it take
Guests usually spend 60 to 90 minutes exploring the various exhibits at Dubai’s Madame Tussauds.
Since it is a self-guided tour, the duration of your visit depends on the time you spend at each exhibit and how crowded it is that day.
Madame Tussauds tickets don’t have a time limit. Once inside, you can stay for as long as you want.
Madame Tussauds Dubai tickets
Tourists can buy tickets at the venue on the day of their visit or book them online.
When you buy your tickets online, you get a guaranteed entry and avoid wasting time at the counter lines.
Online Madame Tussauds tickets are also cheaper than the tickets sold at the venue.
How online tickets work
You choose your time and date of the visit while booking your Dubai Madame Tussauds tickets online.
Immediately after purchase, you will get a confirmation email.
There is no need for printouts.
You can show the confirmation email on your phone and enter the museum on the day of the visit.
Kids two years and younger get in free, but you must select a free ticket for them during the booking process.
Tip: This Madame Tussauds Dubai ticket comes with Digi Photo Pass, which allows you to take stunning photos with the VIPs, and later download them to your devices.
Cost of tickets
Adult ticket (12+ years): AED 135
Child ticket (3 to 11 years): AED 110
Infant ticket (up to 2 years): Free
How to reach Madame Tussauds Dubai
Madame Tussauds Dubai is located on Bluewaters Island.
Take the Dubai Metro to the Sobha Realty Station in Dubai Marina and take the Dubai Tram to Jumeriah Beach Residence 2.
You can also come by taxi after walking across the footbridge to Bluewaters Island and picking up the cab from there. Get Directions
If you are driving from Abu Dhabi, follow the E10 and E11 highway to Dubai and take exit 29.
If driving from Dubai, follow the E11 highway and take the turnoff from Bluewaters Island.