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The World in Wax - Time travel backwards to meet heroes and villains from the past. Stand before presidents and queens, statesmen, artists, musicians, generals, explorers, religious leaders and heretics, the famous and infamous. At the Gold Coast Wax Museum each emerge from history, life-size, life like, almost as if they could speak, to bring again their glory and tragedy. Chamber of Horrors - Is one of its kind in the world. A guided half hour tour provides a vivid image of this painful past. The tour of the chamber includes over 40 instruments of punishment from different parts of the World, from the tongue tearer to the guillotine. Each instrument of torture described in illustrative story telling glory with historical background information. The Tour Guide is thought provoking about torture and punishment in today's "civilised world.
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  • You'll start at
    Gold Coast Wax Museum
    56 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217, Australia
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    The Wax Museum
    Stop: 50 minutes - Admission included
    The Wax Museum - World in Wax - Time travel backwards to meet heroes and villains from the past. Stand before presidents and queens, statesmen, artists, musicians, generals, explorers, religious leaders and heretics, the famous and infamous. At the Gold Coast Wax Museum each emerge from history, life-size, life like, almost as if they could speak, to bring again their glory and tragedy. The Wax Museum - Chamber of Horrors - A guided half hour tour provides a vivid image of this painful past. The tour of the chamber includes over 40 instruments of punishment from different parts of the World, from the tongue tearer to the guillotine. Each instrument of torture described in illustrative story telling glory with historical background information. The Tour Guide is thought provoking about torture and punishment in today's "civilised world. Until a few centuries ago, cities around the world had its scaffold on the market place and a gallows field at the gate. The rack below the city hall was a common method for sharp interrogation, and the executioner had a recognised trade: "The first stroke is the one that counts". Ecclesiastical lawyers devised special punishments for the exceptional crimes of witchery and heresy. The Spanish Inquisition used an elaborate range of instruments to fight against those evil works of the devil.
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    Gold Coast Wax Museum
    56 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217, Australia
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Departure Point
Gold Coast Wax Museum, 56 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise QLD 4217, Australia
Duration
45–50 minutes
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
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  • Admission ticket to The Wax Museum
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travellers
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Helen L wrote a review Feb 2020
Canberra, Australia3 contributions1 helpful vote
My son and I really enjoyed our trip to the Wax Museum. Some of the figures upstairs are not quite realistic but the guided tour downstairs in the chamber of horrors makes up for it. The guide who took us for a tour was knowledgeable and made it an interesting historical journey
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from thewaxmuseum, Front Office Manager at Skip the Line:Wax Museum Ticket-World in Wax & Guided Tour of Chamber of Horrors
Responded 14 Jul 2020
Wow, thank you for your five star review. So pleased you enjoyed the Gold Coast Wax Museum.
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DollyMadge wrote a review Nov 2019
Bay City, Michigan11 contributions2 helpful votes
The guided tour itself is worth the cost of admission, very informative for history buffs or just the curious. Our guide seemed truly passionate on the subject which kept the tour very engaging. The figures upstairs were interesting, some of the figures seemed more life like
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Waxman007, Front Office Manager at Skip the Line:Wax Museum Ticket-World in Wax & Guided Tour of Chamber of Horrors
Responded 28 Dec 2019
Hi Dolly. Thank you for your four star review. So pleased you enjoyed your visit to the Gold Coast Wax Museum. All the best.
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momof22018 wrote a review Oct 2019
Perth, Australia14 contributions1 helpful vote
The chamber of horrors is definitely not for children. It’s very graphic and the tour guide adds many more horrific details. I was initially reluctant to take my children, but was persuaded to do so by the ticket salesman, and I regretted it. We left the tour early. The upstairs
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from thewaxmuseum, Front Office Manager at Skip the Line:Wax Museum Ticket-World in Wax & Guided Tour of Chamber of Horrors
Responded 13 Oct 2019
So pleased you enjoyed the Famous People section of the Gold Coast Wax Museum. Yes there are some very interesting art works there. Sorry you found the Chamber of Horrors a bit graphic. Usually people find this sort of history interesting, that is why Horrible Histories are so popular with the younger ones.
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Liza V wrote a review Sep 2019
Brisbane, Australia5 contributions
If you have been to Madam Toussards in London you will find this disappointing. It does not compare when it come to celebrities and likeness of models. If you have never been to a wax museum you will enjoy it.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from thewaxmuseum, Front Office Manager at Skip the Line:Wax Museum Ticket-World in Wax & Guided Tour of Chamber of Horrors
Responded 4 Sep 2019
Hi Liza. We appreciate your review and yes we are NOT Madam Toussards. We fill a niche market in the Gold Coast Tourism scene.There are many Wax Museums throughout the world and all are different. All the best.
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Svenja wrote a review Aug 2019
Gold Coast, Australia2 contributions
The Gold Coast Wax Museum is an excellent way to spend a bit of time when stuck for ideas on what to do in Surfers Paradise. It's within walking distance of Cavill Avenue. After finding out the details on how long it takes to handcraft those wax figures, you give this whole
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from thewaxmuseum, Front Office Manager at Skip the Line:Wax Museum Ticket-World in Wax & Guided Tour of Chamber of Horrors
Responded 9 Aug 2019
Hi Sevenja. Thank you for your visit and your lovely review of five stars. Yes Experience Oz is a wonderful booking operator. Hope you had an enjoyable time on The Gold Coast.
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P6069UMdavidb
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Ok, but wouldn’t recommend to friends
Thought it would be interesting to take a look, wasn’t nearly as interesting as I had hoped. It’s ticked off the bu
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Lois233
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Do the basement tour
NthPretty much as we expected it to be, some very good wax statues of some famous people. Then we went down stairs
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wintercolleen
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Very good
Very good bit hard to find. Lots of good history and items to open ur eyes and go wow. Good shop too
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owlfancier
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Mixed feelings
A little pricey and some of the wax figures were a bit poor. However, the others were good, even one of Presidnt Ob
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498PeterH
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Waste of time and money
What a waste of time and money… There is not much to see it’s not for children either... Very expensive for what it
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Marie L
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Surprisingly interesting
Great experience and whilst apprehensive at visiting find it a enlightening experience. It ticked all the boxes at
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will_the_explore
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The Rat Torture was Gruesomly interesting
This little gem of a museum is no ordinary Museum. We spend a full one and a half hours showing our kids some of th
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SammyD-MEL
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OK but a bit passe in 2019
Again looking for wet weather activities with the kids, we ended up here. It killed an hour or so, but the kids go
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Alicia K
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Very informative
Our guide was full of knowledge and made it very worthwhile having him there to explain what had actually happened.
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tassiedav0
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Worth a look
Such an array of wax figures and associated memorabilia. A good and gruesome tour downstairs too for those who can
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TassieDevil007
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Waxed out
Was a little disappointed by the fact that they had no statues that you could stand next to or interact with . Ver
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cheby13
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A great experience
This was so good. Hard to believe that they weren't real. So many celeb's to see. You will be amazed at just how li
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larisa852
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Learned lots of new things!
The museum is not very big, but quite entertaining. Some of the figures look very real, but some are hard to recogn
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SteveWinnard
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The resting place of the Thunderbirds
My daughter and I spent our last full day in Surfers visiting some of the attractions in Surfers, starting with the
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kerryh705
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Interesting
Great way to spend a couple of hours. Friendly staff with a good attitude. Top half is self guided and it's mainly
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