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Josephine Tussauds Wax Museum

250 Central Ave., Hot Springs, AR 71901
+1 501-623-5836
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Visit famous people of days gone by.

We enjoyed the wax museum which is located near the Arlington Hotel on bath house row. Other... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2015
Michael C
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Natchez, Mississippi
Still Entertaining

Has been a longtime favorite of my family. It does show its age in places but that is part of the... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2015
okielady64
,
Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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250 Central Ave., Hot Springs, AR 71901
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Reviewed 14 September 2015

We enjoyed the wax museum which is located near the Arlington Hotel on bath house row. Other attractions of combo tickets to include the museum, which make it extremely affordable.

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Has been a longtime favorite of my family. It does show its age in places but that is part of the charm. My son and his wife really liked it. Her first time and his...must be 20th or more. Price is still reasonable and there...More

1  Thank okielady64
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

WEll the kids liked it but honestly the wax figures weren't very real looking. It is an old building and smells funny but it was good for the kids.

1  Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Facility needs to be updated. Displays are old and not well displayed. The admission cost is expensive compared to what you see,

1  Thank Denise S
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Old and dated but me and my 11 year old had a blast. The gift shop could have had related stuff that says "Hey we've just been to the wax museum!" Instead a bunch of crappie made in China rip offs that had nothing to...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Sure, it's outdated and smells musty and yes, the wax figures are poorly crafted but it's still fun. As long as you go in knowing that it's crap, you're going to have a good time AND you don't have to deal with a crowd.

Thank echomayem
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Just returned from Hot Springs yesterday from a five day vacation with my husband, 19 year old son and 14 year old nephew. Hands down, this place was the unintended highlight of the trip and my nephew could not stop talking about it the entire...More

5  Thank Southcoaster
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Having gone here is in the 1970s, I expected a dirty old place. I was very surprised and I enjoyed the wax museum. It has some out dated exhibits but most are historical or fantasy so it was current if you looked at it that...More

Thank TxLeahL
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We were walking around downtown Hot Springs, looking for something to do with my 13 year old son and his friend and decided to check out this place. I have seen pictures where others have been to wax museums and the wax figures looked great...More

2  Thank jkpp04
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

(1) Not "official" wax figures meaning they don't have consent from the actual person whose figure it is. No wonder it's cheap/amateur quality stuff inside. (2) Smells badly of mold. Old! Old! Old! Old! Old! Old! Very old! Did I mention old? (3) Total tourist...More

1  Thank OccationalTraveler1
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Brittany M
How much are tickets
17 October 2016|
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Response from Gloria R | Reviewed this property |
About 10 dollars.
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Mollie B
How much is it? I am a planner. I like to plan ahead so we aren't surprised when we get there.
31 July 2016|
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Response from Sandra F | Reviewed this property |
We paid a total of 22.30 (including tax) for two adults
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Leehig
What's the price of admission
16 January 2016|
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Response from okielady64 | Reviewed this property |
Think it was 12 for adults but they did have senior admission which i think was 3 off.
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