Get up close to amazingly realistic wax figure replicas of popular celebrities and important historical figures at Madame Tussauds Wax Museum in Washington D.C.
Get your selfie sticks ready since Madame Tussauds in Washington D.C. is the only place with no ropes or barriers holding you back from getting photos with your favorite celebrities and even the U.S. Presidents and the First Ladies of the past. Well known as one of the most unique attractions in the Nation's Capital, you are invited to pose with the wax figures of internationally renowned musicians, A-list celebrities, sports legends, and world leaders. Take a look through this unique museum today for picture perfect opportunities!
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Location and direction
Madame Tussauds Washington DC is located in the Penn Quarter neighborhood and is a few steps away from National Mall, Chinatown, and Gallery Place.
Standard 2018 Hours
Monday to Saturday: 10:00 to 18:00
Sunday: 10:00 to 17:00
Extended Weekend Hours 2018
Sunday to Thursday: 10:00 to 18:00
Friday & Saturday: 10:00 to 20:00
How to get to Madame Tussauds:
Metro Center Station is serviced by the Red, Blue, Orange, and Silver lines (.1 miles)
Exit at 11th and G Streets, NW. Head east on G Street, NW toward 10th Street, NW. Make a right onto 10th Street, NW. Madame Tussauds Washington, DC will be on your right at the corner of 10th and F Streets, NW.
Gallery Place/Chinatown Station is serviced by the Red, Yellow, and Green lines (.2 miles)
Exit at the Galleries and take a slight right onto G Street, NW and continue walking west for 1 block. Make a left onto 10th Street. Madame Tussauds Washington, DC will be on your right at the corner of 10th and F Streets, NW.
Archives-Navy Memorial-Penn Quarter Station is serviced by the Yellow and Green lines (.4 miles)
Head west on Pennsylvania Avenue, NW toward 9th Street, NW. Turn right onto 10th Street, NW. Walk 2 blocks and Madame Tussauds Washington, DC will be on your left at the corner of 10th and F Streets, NW.
How to get to Madame Tussauds:
11th and F Streets NW
Rt. 54 to Takoma
Rts. 66, 68 to Georgia Ave-Petworth
Rt. P6 to Anacostia station
Rts. S2, S4 to Silver Spring
Rt. 42 to Mt. Pleasant
12th and F Streets NW
Rt. 54 to L'Enfant Plaza
9th and F Streets NW
Rt. 42 to Metro Center D.C.
Circulator Southwest Waterfront
Bus service also available on:
E Street : D1, D3, D6
G Street : P6
Pennsylvania Avenue : 13A, 13B, 13F, 13G, 30, 32, 34, 35, 36, 53, A11, N3, P2
H Street : 80, X2, G8
Metered parking is available on the streets surrounding Madame Tussauds Washington, DC.
Price & Options
For security reasons, large bags or luggage are not permitted. No weapons or firearms of any kind are also allowed in the premises.
Children aged 16 years and over can enter the attraction unaccompanied by an adult. Children aged 15 years or under must be accompanied into the attraction with an adult aged 18 years or over.
Eating and drinking are not permitted at Madame Tussauds. All guests will be asked to finish any food or beverages before entering the attraction. No outside food or beverages allowed inside the attraction. Concessions (i.e. soda pop, candy, water, juice, etc.) are sold inside.
No animals or pets are permitted into Madame Tussauds, with the exception of Service Animals.
This activity is wheelchair accessible.
Children of all ages can participate in this activity.
Printed VELTRA voucher
A valid government-issued photo ID
The attraction is stroller accessible.
This activity operates regardless of weather.
The activity provider does not assume any responsibility for your valuables and/or personal belongings.
If you are driving on your own, you will be required to pay a parking fee.
You must have a printed copy of your VELTRA voucher to present upon check-in. You will not be able to participate in this activity if you only have a digital copy on your mobile device.
Be sure to exchange your VELTRA voucher for a ticket at the check-in location.
Frequently Asked Questions
Any cancellations made within 1 business days of your activity (after 23:59:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.