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The Wax Museum at Fisherman's Wharf - CLOSED

145 Jefferson Street, San Francisco, CA
+1 800-439-4305
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Good Times!!

My daughter and i live here in the city and played tourist for the day recently. This was one of... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
TheBSharps
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San Francisco, California
Fun!

My daughter had a blast at the museum! There were plenty of wax sculptures of popular people... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
reberiffic
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Woodbridge, Virginia
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The Wax Museum at Fisherman's Wharf features more than 270 life-like wax personalities in 50 all new scenes, enhanced with artistic lighting, realistic props and informative narrations. Guest view all aspects of life as they wander through the Hall of Religion, Chamber of Horrors, King Tut's Tomb, Gallery of Stars and much, much more, offering something of interest and enjoyment for everyone. Open 365 days a year.
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good23%
  • Average35%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible9%
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145 Jefferson Street, San Francisco, CA
Fisherman’s Wharf
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+1 800-439-4305
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

My daughter and i live here in the city and played tourist for the day recently. This was one of our stops and what a surprise!! The wax figures that are on display are spot on. there are 3 floors and you go through at...More

Thank TheBSharps
Reviewed 13 July 2016

My daughter had a blast at the museum! There were plenty of wax sculptures of popular people! It's a fun was to spend an hour or two

Thank reberiffic
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Went because our granddaughter wanted to go. I really enjoyed my time there. The wax figures are well done; they look real! It features famous historical heroes, entertainers, and athletes. I found myself looking forward to what we would see next----and was pleasantly surprised with...More

Thank June B
Reviewed 8 June 2016

It's such a cool place, I they did a great job making the figures look real. They have more than just celebrities, many political leader, religious figures, it was an interesting experience.

Thank theresam1975
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This museum features outstanding images of your favorite stars and heroes. Take a selfie with your favorite. A great value that is a bonus when you buy a 3-day pass on the Big Bus Tours.

Thank Jim C
Reviewed 24 June 2015

The few statues they have are very nicely done but there just very many compared to other Madame Tussaud attractions.

Thank Marie K
Reviewed 2 February 2015

Well, my wife wanted to see the wax museum and I wasn't so sure. But, we paid our admissions and also got a discount because our hotel Concierge gave us discount coupons.:) This place isn't the stogy old Wax Museum of my youth. All of...More

Thank RetiredIam
Reviewed 13 September 2014

If it weren't for the inflated entrance fee ($26., reduced by $3. when we asked about discounts) I would give this attraction a rating of excellent. Despite the cost, this museum (recently taken over and improved by the Madame Tussaud enterprise) surprised us and was...More

Thank Kay R
Reviewed 15 January 2014

I loved everything about this place. Well worth the money. Every piece looked do human like that it was eerie

1  Thank Felisha W
Reviewed 21 August 2013

We went through the Wax museum on July 31st. Some of the people portrayed were realistic others were not. We went through it in about 40 min. Not sure I would have paid for it seperately but we had San Francisco GO Cards which I...More

Thank traveling_wildcat123
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