Madame Tussauds to open in Bangkok
Published on Sep 17, 2010
Global visitor attraction operator, Merlin Entertainments Group is set to open its newest attraction, Madame Tussauds Bangkok on December 4th 2010. The 500-million baht attraction is the tenth Madame Tussauds to open worldwide, third in Asia joining sister attractions in Hong Kong and Shanghai, and first in South East Asia.
Located on the 6th Floor of Siam Discovery, Madame Tussauds Bangkok is destined to be the 'must do' attraction for all visitors to the area. With its brand new facade and striking contemporary architecture, the building provides an iconic new landmark for the Siam area.
With His Majesty the King Bhumibol Adulyadej's patronage, Madame Tussauds Bangkok features a royal room where wax figures of Somdej Pramahitathibej Adulyadejvikrom Prabarommarajajanok and Somdej Phra Srinagarindra Boromarajajonani are displayed. Reflecting local culture and Thai loyalty to the monarchy, the Royal room allows visitors to not only learn about the life of His Majesty's parents but also the history of the Chakri dynasty.
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