Madame Tussauds Hollywood is Temporarily Closed!

Madame Tussauds Hollywood is temporarily closed as mandated by California Governor Gavin Newsom. We will post information on our website regarding plans for re-opening as it becomes available.

If you have purchased tickets for the dates when we will be closed, you may use these tickets for any future date through December 31, 2020.

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Bob Hope

Bob Hope

Leslie Townes "Bob" Hope was a British-born American comedian, vaudevillian, actor, singer, dancer, athlete, and author.

Did You Know?

  • Hope entertained the troops overseas in every war from WWII to the Gulf War.
  • He was awarded an honorary knighthood by Queen Elizabeth II in 1998.
  • He holds two entries in "The Guinness Book of World Records." One is for having the distinction of being the entertainer with "the longest running contract with a single network - spanning sixty-one years." The second is for being the "most honored entertainer," with over 1,500 awards.

“What an honor and what a surprise for a boy born in England, raised in Cleveland and schooled in vaudeville.”

- Bob Hope on being told he was being awarded an honorary knighthood