Madame Tussauds New York is Temporarily Closed!

Madame Tussauds New York is temporarily closed as mandated by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. 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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Pope Francis

Pope Francis

Pope Francis, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, is the 266th and current Pope of the Roman Catholic Church.

Did you know?

  • He is the first Jesuit pope, the first from the Americas, the first from the Southern Hemisphere and the first non-European pope since the Syrian Gregory III in 741.
  • He is unusually multilingual, speaking Spanish, Latin and Italian fluently and understanding German, French, Portuguese, English, and Ukrainian.
  • He chose his papal name due to the humility and austerity associated with St. Francis of Assisi.

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The Holy Spirit, when we invite Him into our wounds, anoints our painful memories with the balm of hope, because the Spirit restores hope.

To change the world, we must be good to those who can't repay us.

Pope Francis