search cityguideny.com

Beatlemania Comes to Madame Tussauds New York

June 18, 2012 - by CG News Desk
Print Article Email Article

Just in time for Sir Paul McCartney’s birthday, Madame Tussauds New York unveiled wax figures of the “Fab Four” -- George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr. McCartney celebrated his 70th birthday on June 18th.

The Beatles made their U.S. debut on February 7th, 1964 when they landed at John F. Kennedy Airport to thousands of screaming fans. Two days later, 73 million people watched their performance on the New York City stage of The Ed Sullivan Show. On August 15, 1965, The Beatles opened their third US tour to a world-record crowd of 55,600 at New York’s Shea Stadium. A year later, the “Fab Four” commenced their final US tour at a show at Shea Stadium.

The interactive exhibit features George, John, Paul and Ringo in their late 1960’s-era styling and allows fans to stand in line with the Beatles to create their own personalized album cover. The new exhibit will be in town through September 5th, 2012.

234 W. 42nd St., 866-841-3505; nycwax.com

Beatles at Madame Tussauds New York

Looking for Free Group Planning Services?

Get free advice on planning your group's trip to New York.


Name:
E-Mail:
Type of Group:
Date of Trip:
Areas of Interest: Sightseeing Dining Theater Culture

Shopping Transportation

Group Size:

Enter the code: 5243

RESTAURANTS

Heartland Brewery Midtown West  Photos

Heartland Brewery Midtown West

Conveniently located in the Port Authority Bus Terminal, the...

THEATER

The Phantom of the Opera Photos

The Phantom of the Opera

Gaston Leroux's famous period thriller is now one of Broadwa...

SHOPPING

Hell's Kitchen Flea Market Photos

Hell's Kitchen Flea Market

Shop or sell at this weekend bargain hunters' paradise...

SIGHTSEEING

Spirit Cruises Photos

Spirit Cruises

Spirit Cruises is New York City's most vibrant and entertain...

SAVINGS OPPORTUNITIES

This Week in NYC

(9/21-9/28) Looking for what to do in New York? We've got the latest on all the goings-on in NYC, from concerts to museum exhibitions to comedy to the best in city sightseeing. Read on for our picks for the best of this week in New York City. click here

search cityguideny.com

SEARCH THE CALENDAR