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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good38%
  • Average29%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
12 Jul 2018
“Good for families”
23 Aug 2017
“Expensive and weird”
Rua Barao de Amazonas 35 | Centro, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro 25685-070, Brazil
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+55(24) 2249-1595
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Is not bad, but I won`t go again, is very expensive for what you see ( I thought I would see more Brazilian characters). I know that the artists involve in the creating process put lot of effort on it , but i think it...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Andrea R
Reviewed 23 August 2017

What a rip-off. Expensive and weird. Nelson Mandela holding a Rome Michelin Guide, upside down? Batman?? Jeez... The kids got to "wax" their hand, at a fee (of course). Only go there if you've exhausted all other options!

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

You pay allot for almost nothing. The place has only a few rooms and statues. And even the statues are not that good. Dont go! And if you go, know that the intire tour at the house takes like 10 min.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank André M
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Its a ripoff, really. The "museum" is really small. It has 20 statues more or less, only three are good, the rest is extremely bad. Even if you take pictures in 20 minutes you're done. 32 reais for three pictures with an awfull statue of...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank Otávio d
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

So you've been to Madame Tussauds and you're expecting something similar. Not quite. The wax works are of good quality, but there are very few of them. The museum is small and expensive. I can highly recommend getting a wax hand done though, this is...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Danielle R
Reviewed 8 February 2014

Is very small and overpriced for what it offers. Out of focus, a mix of brazilian historical figures ( Santos Dumont, Princess Isabel and D. Pedro) , with hollywood movie stars and gangsters (Dilma and Lula) Not worthy.

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank Travel_best_of_life
Reviewed 15 September 2013

My husband and I decided to visit it because of the reviews we read here. It is an absurd to compare it to the Madame Tussaud's in London and NY. In this wax museum you will find mainly fiction characters such as Batman, Superman, Jack...More

Date of experience: September 2013
Thank Carla_Thiago
Reviewed 14 February 2013

It's still a very small and new wax museum but it is uncommon for brazilians and definitely is worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2013
Thank Andre_Mattos
Reviewed 15 August 2012

Partly our own fault for mis-translating, but this 'museum' is over-priced and under informative: there are a few was-works, if they had been of people of historical or cultural importance to Brazil/South America, with information about them this would have been good, as it is...More

Date of experience: August 2012
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