Madame Tussaud's Waxworks

Madame Tussaud’s Waxworks

representation by a wax figure in this London museum is a sure sign of notoriety. [Pop. Culture: EB (1963) XXII, 634]
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1925: Fife melted two floors of Madame Tussaud's waxworks.
Though Gilbert and Sullivan's most popular comic opera is set in Japan, the libretto has a quintessentially English flavour, with its talk of marine parades, Madame Tussaud's Waxworks, billiard balls, bluebottles and ladies' seminaries.
The pair star in a nativity scene at Madame Tussaud's waxworks in London, which has prompted other church leaders to call it "despicable" and "in very poor taste".
Old favourites like Madame Tussaud's waxworks, The London Dungeons and the Planetarium can still compete with newer innovations such as the London Eye - and they're all on the bus routes.
THERE is one place in London where Hugh Grant has always been a bachelor - Madame Tussaud's waxworks.
THE Millennium Dome could be taken over by the firm which runs Madame Tussaud's waxworks and Alton Towers.
Madame Tussaud's Waxworks Museum is one of the capital's big crowd pullers.
Madame Tussaud's waxworks in London is "outrageously overpriced and rigidly uninteresting".
Later Tyson visited Madame Tussaud's waxworks museum which houses lifelike celebrity figures - including Frank Bruno but not him - and posed for photographs.
"Unless they expect us to have Madame Tussaud's waxworks I can't see the point.
EAMONN, fellow GMTV hosts Lorraine Kelly, Penny Smith, John Stapleton, Fiona Phillips and 600 guests last night celebrated 10 years of the show with a party at Madame Tussaud's waxworks in London.
WORKERS at Madame Tussaud's waxworks are on the brink of taking part in their first strike.