The Queen of Hills-‘Shimla’ has come up with new museum i.e. Johnnie’s wax museum for locals and tourists. The capital city of Himachal Pradesh has charmed the visitors with its enchanting natural beauty and popular destinations like the Mall Road, Jakhoo Temple and much more. But now, it also has a wax museum.
Tourists can explore the heritage sites and rich culture of the city by walking to various prominent museums of Shimla. The museums educate the visitors about the history, people and tradition by showcasing the manuscripts, weapons and dresses.
Johnnie’s Wax Museum, Shimla
Johnnie’s Wax Museum at Shimla is a great source of attraction for tourists. It is beautifully crafted by artists of “BM Brothers company”- Gurgaon based company. The Johnnie’s Wax Museum is located at the historic Willow Banks estate in capital city Shimla. The wax museum of Shimla was inaugurated on May 11, 2016 by Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh.
Details of Johnnie Wax Museum – Shimla
Address: Willow bank, the mall, Bemloi, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171001.
Hours: 10:00 Am to 10:00 Pm
Phone Number:086288 18415
Ticket Price: Rs. 250 per person and free for children below 5 years
Shimla’s wax museum has 16 life size wax statues of popular personalities f the om various field such as Bollywood, Sports, Hollywood, Politicians, Sports. The statues displayed at the historic Willow Bank Estate are made in Madame Tussauds, London ( the most famous wax museum in the world).
The statues are maintained by a group of 12-13 people, these people are especially enforced to look after the precious model. They are responsible for preventing the models from the danger of succumbing into deterioration over the years.
Wax Statues at Shimla Wax Museum
- Daniel Radcliffe from the movie Harry Potter
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi
- U.S. President Barak Obama
- Lionel Messi (Soccer Player)
- Michael Jackson
- Mahatma Gandhi
- Tony Stark from the movie Iron Man
- Johnny Depp from the movie Pirates of the Caribbean
- James Bond
- Amir Khan
- Honey Singh
- Steve Jobs
- Quisque Tincidunt
- Paul Walker (actor of “the fast and furious”)