Figure 1：Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum, Shanghai
Madame Tussaud (1761-1850) is an outstanding French artist, known for making wax figures. She learned wax figure making skills from a doctor since she was a child, the French writer Voltaire’s wax figure won great fame for her. In 1835, when she was 74 years old, she set up a permanent exhibition hall on Baker Street of London.
Figure 2：Wax Figure of Michael Jackson
Shanghai stood out from the world’s 30 candidate cities, to become the settlement of the world’s 6th Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum.
Figure 3：Wax Figure of Yao Ming
Shanghai Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum is divided into seven themed areas: “behind the scenes”, “Shanghai charm”, “historical celebrities and national leaders”, “movies”, “music”, “sports” and “speed”. The audience can not only take close photos with more than 80 wax figures (good enough to pass for genuine) of Chinese and foreign stars, but also get interactive experience of antiphonal singing, shooting a film, playing basketball with the “stars”.