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About Wax World Museum

Located in a 130-year-old colonial mansion, Wax World Museum is the brainchild of former IT engineer Shreeji Bhaskaran. This privately funded and operated tourist attraction on the Ooty-Coonoor Road. Many visitors make a quick stop here before proceeding to other nearby attractions like Parsons Valley, Pykara Lake, and Mukurthi National Park. It houses life-size wax statue replicas of renowned Indian freedom fighters and political leaders including Mahatma Gandhi, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam, and Bal Gangadhar Tilak. There are also wax replicas that depict typical rural lifestyles.

Highlights

  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Food stalls, Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 1 hour
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Family
  • Entry Fee Local Tourist Adult : INR 20 Foreign Tourist Adult : INR 30
  • Closed On Sundays
  • Allowed Footwear, Camera, Video

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