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Address: 56 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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waxed out!

The guided tour was really interesting, learnt some really interesting facts. The rest was just an average view.

Reviewed 13 November 2015
Mick A
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Bacchus Marsh, Australia
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Bacchus Marsh, Australia
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

The guided tour was really interesting, learnt some really interesting facts. The rest was just an average view.

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Thank Mick A
Brisbane, Australia
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106 reviews
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

we all enjoyed it but just felt it was all over too quickly for the price paid. no comparison to others you would have been to overseas thats for sure

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Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

The torture Techniques tour was absolutely incredible. Really informative and gruesome the tour guides really knew their stuff. Only criticism is when they swapped guides he stopped halfway through speaking and the other bloke didn't finish off on that set. Some of the wax figurines in the other Area were quite good but you could definitely tell which ones were... More 

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Thank Charlotte G
Gold Coast, Australia
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 8 November 2015

Was fairly disappointed with this place! If its raining and you need to entertain the family for an hour it might be worth it!

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Thank Willis107
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

After being to two wax museums, the best one in Shanghai China, I had expectations. The wax figures were not that great, there are a few that are exceptional but most were not as detailed as the ones I've seen. The other bad thing about them is they are all behind glass, in Shanghai I was able to stand next... More 

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Thank Daniel G
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 24 October 2015

This was good but I thought it was a bit expensive. I think my expectations were a bit high especially after paying $80 for 2 adults and 1 child.

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Thank jane9670
Wellington, New Zealand
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 October 2015

Whilst the general wax museum wasn't as interesting for the kids as it was for us, the downstairs medieval tour was very interesting for us all. A great tour guide shared information on the ways of the past, some of which were very graphic but sparked some great conversations with our kids. Very friendly guy on the front desk too.

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Thank ave31
Sydney, Australia
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95 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2015

I think you have to appreciate the expensive of the original wax figures to be able to see the beauty in an organisation of this nature. Many wax figures are no longer made of solid wax - this museum is an exception to this. There is a fee to enter however, taking into consideration the inordinate cost and privilege of... More 

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Thank lucy-ang
Coogee, Australia
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 19 October 2015

Visited the Wax museum in Suffers Paradise and found it very interesting and found it very interesting. Some of the figures were very well done and very real, it was hard to believe that they were made with wax. Others in my opinion were not so easy to recognise who they represent. I loved Paul Hogon, Princess Kate and Prince... More 

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Thank Maria D
Melbourne, Australia
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2 reviews
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I went here last week for part of her birthday. I have never been to a wax museum but have heard how amazing the one in Sydney is so was quite excited. Unfortunately it needs a massive update and some figures don't look quite right. The gentlemen behind the front desk was adorable and really welcomed us.... More 

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