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Madame Tussauds Sydney Tours
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Take selfies with all your favorite celebrities, right on Darling Harbour. Opened in 2012, the Sydney outpost of the Madame Tussauds museum features incredibly lifelike wax replicas of famous figures—from Australian pop idols to sports heroes, movie stars, and politicians.
Madame Tussauds Sydney hosts wax statues of Aussies like Kylie Minogue, plus a special history zone filled with founders and well-known names from colonial Australia. Interactive exhibits let you pose for an official royal portrait, strut the catwalk with supermodels, practice kicks alongside soccer stars, or record a track at the MTV recording booth. Discount admission is available through several Sydney combo passes.
Things to Know Before You Go
- Madame Tussauds is accessible to wheelchairs and strollers, and wheelchairs are available to rent.
- Service animals are welcome inside.
How to Get There
On Darling Harbour, Madame Tussauds is a short walk from the Town Hall and Wynyard train stations and the Darling Harbour ferry terminal. Paid parking is nearby. The hop-on hop-off bus also stops at Madame Tussauds.
When to Get There
The wax museum is typically open daily, sometimes closing early due to special events. Check the website for details.
Darling Harbour Attractions
Make a family-friendly day of it on Darling Harbour. Right next to Madame Tussauds, get up close to creatures of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef at SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium—or see land animals from around the globe at the WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo. Enjoy a waterfront meal, head out on a dinner cruise from King Street Wharf, or marvel at the city views from the Sydney Tower Eye.
Address: Sydney Aquarium Wharf, Darling Harbour, Sydney, N.S.W., Australia
8 Tours and Activities to Experience Madame Tussauds Sydney
Join a hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour by double-decker bus to discover the highlights of Sydney and Bondi Beach. Enjoy unobstructed views and recorded onboard commentary as you travel along two routes to top destinations like Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, Darling Harbour, and Bondi Beach. Go in-depth at any given place by simply hopping off the bus to explore. You can experience Sydney and Bondi's most noteworthy attractions at your own pace with your choice of ticket, valid for either 24 or 48 hours.
Taking safety measures
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Meet your favorite celebrities and sports heroes from around the world at Madame Tussauds Sydney. Start with your red carpet entrance and feel like a star in the immersive experiences. Have your own Fashion Week experience and pose for your photo shoot and be on the cover of Cosmopolitan. Attend a party with Chris Hemsworth at the ultimate VIP party or see if you have what if takes for you to win an award at the MTV zone. Go into one of the recording booths and channel your dance moves in the augmented reality dance experience.
Visit your choice of two, three or four of Sydney’s top attractions with the convenient and economical Sydney combo pass. Choose from a list of five options: SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo, Sydney Tower Eye or Madame Tussauds Sydney. The Sydney Tower Eye observation deck offers sweeping views over Sydney Harbour and the city. The zoo and aquariums feature an amazing array of native Australian wildlife. Pose for photos with life-like wax statues of your favorite celebrities at Madame Tussauds.
Sydney Pass: SEA LIFE Aquarium, Sydney Tower Eye, WILD LIFE Sydney, Sydney Harbour Cruise, and Madame Tussauds
Sightsee at your own pace with the Sydney Attractions Pass, which provides entrance to five of Sydney's top attractions. Get an overview of the city from the Sydney Tower Eye sky-high observation deck, then return to earth to see a variety of animals at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo and SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium—the biggest aquarium in Australia. Snap photos with celebrity likenesses at Madame Tussauds, and choose from two distinct Sydney Harbour sightseeing cruises. Your pass is valid for one month from date of first use.
Visit some of the top 35 attractions in Sydney with the convenience of the Sydney Attractions Pass, the perfect travel companion for exploring Sydney and its surroundings. Whether you plan to check out the Sydney Opera House, Taronga Zoo and SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium, or you wish to go out to Manly and the Blue Mountains, the Attractions Pass is a cost-effective choice. Save up to 40% off regular admission prices, and have a choice of six different pass options.
Best value ticket with 7 activities to do when visiting Sydney. Don’t miss a thing with this ticket to Sydney's top sights from both Bus and Boat Hop-on, Hop-off service, a guided walking tour of the historic “ The Rocks” area, plus entry into the following attractions: Sydney Tower Eye, Sea Life Aquarium, Wildlife Sydney Zoo and Madame Tussauds. Discover Sydney with a 48 hour valid ticket on Sydney’s only open-top, double-decker hop on and hop off service with 34 stops around the city and Bondi beach and Harbour bays. Explore Sydney’s Harbour with a 1-day Hop-on, Hop-on ticket onboard a Captain Cook cruise including 8 stops such as Taronga Zoo, Manly, Luna Park or Watsons Bay.
Taking safety measures
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Face masks provided for travelers
Visit Sydney's top attractions and enjoy savings of up to 45% with the Sydney Explorer Pass. Browse the list of 25+ experiences and have your choice of three, four, five, or seven popular attractions, and tours to take in anytime within a 60-day period. Options include a tour of the Sydney Opera House, a Hop-On Hop-Off Sydney and Bondi Bus Tour, WILD LIFE Zoo, and admission to the Australian National Maritime Museum. Simply save your pass on your mobile device after purchase and enjoy direct entry to each attraction — no voucher redemption required. Please note: Enjoy the extra flexibility in case your travel plans need to change: All passes (purchased by December 31) are valid for two year from purchase date and only become activated with your first attraction visit. After activation your pass will be valid for 60 days and/or the remaining number of attraction choices purchased.
Marvel at the diversity of Australian native animals at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo when your cruise ship docks in Sydney. Explore family-friendly exhibits that showcase Austalia's unique flora and fauna such as kangaroos, koalas, crocodiles, bilbies and other curious critters. Just a short hop from the port, you can skip the long entrance lines and spend your time taking in a fascinating variety of creatures and habitats from across Australia. Bonus: enjoy great savings when you add tickets to SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and Madame Tussauds.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What's the best way to experience Madame Tussauds Sydney?
The best ways to experience Madame Tussauds Sydney are:
- Big Bus Sydney and Bondi Hop-on Hop-off Tour
- Madame Tussauds Sydney Entrance Ticket
- Sydney Attractions Pass: SEA LIFE Aquarium, Sydney Tower Eye, WILD LIFE Zoo and Madame Tussauds
- Sydney Pass: SEA LIFE Aquarium, Sydney Tower Eye, WILD LIFE Sydney, Sydney Harbour Cruise, and Madame Tussauds
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