Madame Tussaud's Celebrity Encounter is an exceptional showcase of more than 100 exquisite wax figures of famous celebrities. Madame Tussaud's Las Vegas combines legendary and contemporary stars from the worlds of film, sports, and entertainment amidst the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas. The incredible lifelike figures are displayed in highly themed settings to provide an entertaining and educational experience unlike any other attraction in the world. Madame Tussaud's Celebrity Encounter, located on the second level of the St.Mark's Library Building, offers guests the opportunity to literally "rub elbows" with the stars.
The five theme areas include "The Big Night," a special VIP party with Whoopi Goldberg, Brad Pitt, Jerry Springer, and Oprah Winfrey (to name a few) in a luxurious art deco setting. When guests enter the "Sports Arena." they will find Muhammad Ali and Evander Holyfield poised for the fight of the century. Guests can mingle with Joe Montana, Babe Ruth, Florence Griffith Joyner,and other sports greats. After the fight, spectators can go back in time to learn the "Madame Tussaud's Story." Here, guests will discover the intensive process and artistry involved in the creation of the world famous wax portraits by Madame Tussaud. By seeing the detailed craftsmanship of the exquisite portraits firsthand, guests quickly learn why so many celebrities have endorsed Madame Tussaud's. Next, it's time to "Rock and Pop," at the ultimate rock concert featuring portraits of the greatest stars of the music world. Surrounded by special effects, sounds and videos, guests can sing their favorite tunes with Elton John, Bruce Springsteen, Tina Turner, and James Brown. The following room is a tribute to "Las Vegas Legends," where guests can enjoy an exclusive performance by Tom Jones, Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, and Marilyn Monroe, all of whom have made the city famous. The "Finale" is a state of the art, multi media theatrical tribute to Las Vegas. Historic footage serves as the backdrop for amazingly lifelike, animotronic figures.
"Monsters Alive!" featuring wax figures of the classic Universal Studiosí Monsters, Frankenstein and the Mummy, in a highly interactive setting reminiscent of an old movie theater. Adding to the scare factor, the attraction features live actors playing such characters as Dracula, Igor, and the Bride of Frankenstein. The live actor component is a first for Madame Tussauds Las Vegas, and is sure to send shivers down even the bravest soulís spine!
Open Daily 10:00am to 10:00pm.
Ticket prices are:
$29.95 - Adults
$19.95 - Children 4-12 years old
(Children under 2 years of age are free)