Madame Tussauds, Berlin, Germany
- Country: Germany
- City: Berlin
- Address: Unter den Linden 74
Worldwide there are 11 branches of Madame Tussauds (Madame Tussauds in London, we have already described), to a sixth of the Museum was opened in Berlin.
Opening in the German capital took place on 5 July 2008. The exposition is located in the heart of Berlin near the Brandenburg gate. The total area occupied by exhibits, is 2,500 sq m and comprises 9 rooms. The interior design of the exhibition halls is quite pleasant and does not distract from viewing. Here are about a hundred figures made of wax. It is noteworthy that every exhibit in the Museum you can touch and photograph them, which is allowed not in every Museum. The doors of the Museum open to visitors every day from 10 am to 19 PM local time.
In each hall the visitors will meet famous people: movie stars and singers, musicians, political figures, historical figures, cartoon characters, athletes. Each figure is accompanied by a suitable entourage, which allows the most realistic to imagine the depicted person in real life.
Of course, a special place is occupied by the figure of Hitler. It is associated with loud history: the opening of the Museum of decapitated figure, so expressing their protest. Since Hitler, was captured at his Desk on the day of making decision about suicide on 30 April 1945, sitting behind a glass wall. Besides being photographed on the background of this figures is a tribute to the fallen of the Second world war. Such restrictions apply only to this exhibit.
What celebrities live in the walls of the house in Berlin Tussauds? Among the most famous historic figures include: Otto von Bismarck, Erich Honecker, Winston Churchill, Karl Marx, John F. Kennedy, albert Einstein and Ludwig van Beethoven.
Here you can also see the figure of Pope Benedict XVI, the first Pope of German origin, Berlin mayor Klaus Wowereit, the current Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel.
The world of show business present the legendary foursome the Beatles, Michael Jackson, Britney Spears, Madonna, Beyonce, Nicole Kidman, George Clooney, johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie and Brad pitt, Justin Timberlake, Robbie Williams, Marlene Dietrich, Liza Minnelli, Romy Schneider, Marilyn Monroe, and others. Near the last figure, by the way, you can try the famous dress of the actress and try to fit in with her image, taking photos for memory.
In the hall of the athletes attract the attention of a figure of tennis player Boris Becker and soccer goalkeeper Oliver Kahn. Never left unattended Shrek cartoon and comic book hero spider-Man.
All the pieces of the exhibition have incredible realism. It seems that it’s actually real people who just froze for a moment. So visiting the Museum will bring a lot of pleasant impressions from the meetings with the famous people and idols of millions. On the creation of one piece painstakingly employs a team of people, achieving maximum resemblance to the real person. You will be able to appreciate the incredible work of the creators of the pieces and artists, but seeing them with my own eyes.