Madame Tussauds Las Vegas

National Hangover Day in Las Vegas

If you’re reading this on Jan. 1, what some people would like to dub National Hangover Day, there’s a pretty good chance your head is throbbing, your stomach is sour and you’re cursing those last few shots your friends talked you into taking. Thankfully we’re writing this ahead of time…

Madame Tussauds assembles The Avengers on the Las Vegas Strip

Marvel Comics fans (which, of course, includes a guy dressed like Spider-Man) crowded behind the velvet rope today to see the legendary Stan Lee help unveil the new multimillion-dollar renovations at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas. The grand reopening, as Madame Tussauds is calling it, includes new rooms, brand new wax figures and…

Madame Tussauds Las Vegas adds Marvel 4-D Theater

Madame Tussauds Las Vegas has assembled the Avengers. The interactive museum will publicly unveil its line-up of new celebrities and a brand new multi-sensory Marvel 4D theater on Wednesday, Nov. 20. Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee will be cutting the rope during a ceremony at 11:30 a.m. Madame Tussauds Las…

Wax poetic with Elvis in Las Vegas

It was 57 years ago to this day that Elvis Presley performed his first show in Las Vegas. Elvis was just 21 years old when he was booked in the Venus Room at the New Frontier hotel. But it wasn’t until The International hotel opened in 1969 (later the Hilton and now…

Expect fun and good fortune on leap day in Vegas

A leap day only comes around once every four years. Because of that, it’s considered to be a “lucky” period of time. Although there’s no guarantee you’ll hit a jackpot in the casinos, just being in Vegas on Feb. 29 already makes you fortunate! Of course, there are plenty of…

The Michael Jackson Experience

If you’re a huge Michael Jackson and plan on taking a trip to Vegas before the end of the year, then you’re in for a treat. The Michael Jackson Experience, a limited-engagement attraction featuring three Michael Jackson wax figures, opened today at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas inside the Venetian. This display is up now through Dec.…

Rafiki wax figure gives visitors something to roar about

Simba isn’t the only character we’ll be roaring about in Vegas. If you’re a fan of the musical production, “Disney’s The Lion King,” then you’ll need to stop by Venetian’s Madame Tussauds Las Vegas. Rafiki, the wise and quirky baboon from the hit play is now immortalized at this attraction. “We’re absolutely…

Vegas starts its engine

By Jamie Helmick Vegas.com Unless you’re Kyle Busch, you’re probably not ever going to experience the thrill of breakneck speeds, fast-paced action and the checkered flag waving on the horizon from the driver’s seat of your very own stock car. But, with NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Shelby American and Nationwide Series…

Madame Tussauds celebrates Black History Month

Where else can you see Martin Luther King Jr., Halle Berry, Barack Obama, Michael Jackson and James Brown — all in the same room? Only at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas inside the Venetian. During the month of February, Madame Tussauds proudly celebrates Black History Month. Visitors can see wax sculptures of…