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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Charlton Heston

Charlton Heston

Charlton Heston was an American actor and political activist. As a Hollywood star he appeared in 100 films over the course of 60 years.

Did You Know?

  • Heston went to British Columbia to promote guns, arguing it is man's "God-given right" to own guns.
  • He was chosen to portray Moses in "The Ten Commandments" (1956) by Cecil B. DeMille because he bore an uncanny resemblance to the statue of Moses carved by Michelangelo.
  • He was an avid runner, swimmer and tennis player in his youth.

“You can take my rifle ... when you pry it from my cold dead hands!”

- Charlton Heston