KONG: Skull Island

Welcome to Skull Island!

In partnership with Ledgendary Pictures and Warner Brothers Pictures, Madame Tussauds New York and Madame Tussauds London will bring the experience to life with an eighteen-foot, multi-sensory animatronic head of the gigantic ape that will wow and terrify in the larger than life Kong: Skull Island experience.

Guests can expect to embark on an adventure deep into the tropical environment of the infamous Skull Island, where they will be challenged to evade the traps of colossal petrifying spiders and uncover artifacts from the film. As they journey through the secluded bamboo jungle, they will be joined by a new wax figure of Captain James Conrad, played by British actor Tom Hiddleston in the film, before coming face to face with the enormous breathing, blinking, snarling and roaring mystical monster himself.

Frequently asked questions

Legendary and Warner Brothers

TICKETS

Ghostbusters: Dimension

MADAME TUSSAUDS ADMISSION + GHOSTBUSTERS: DIMENSION HYPER REALITY EXPERIENCE + MARVEL 4D CINEMA
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Walkup
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$59
  • All the benefits of the Super Hero ticket + the world-exclusive Ghostbusters: Dimension Virtual Reality Experience
  • Book online and save $6 per person on entry!
  • Guests under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult
  • Guests of the "Ghostbusters: Dimension" Hyper-Reality Experience are recommended to be at least 13 years of age
  • Guests of the “Ghostbusters: Dimension” Hyper-Reality Experience must be at least 48 inches tall

Super Hero Ticket

MADAME TUSSAUDS ADMISSION + MARVEL 4D CINEMA
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Walkup
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  • All the benefits of Standard Admission + Marvel 4D Cinema Experience
  • Book online to save up to $6 per person on entry!
  • Guests under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult
  • Tickets are valid only on the specified date selected at the time of purchase

Standard Ticket

MADAME TUSSAUDS ADMISSION
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$29
Walkup
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$34
  • Admission via the VIP lane, with faster entry into the attraction
  • Save up to $5 per person when you book online!
  • Entry to the attraction through the express lane!
  • Guests under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult
  • Tickets are valid only on the specified date selected at the time of purchase

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YOUR ADVENTURE AWAITS! HERE ARE SOME KONG SIZE FACTS.

  • Kong’s facial movements are each controlled by a separate microprocessor communicating together. Basically Kong’s nervous system is like a mini internet.
  • The roar effect releases 240 PSI of high pressure air in four seconds
  • Each eye is 22 inches wide and uses laser radar to follow you around the room
  • Kong’s roar is the sound of a Boeing 737 about to land
  • Air flows through pneumatic cylinders to recreate lifelike facial movements
  • Over 1,000 bolts hold this beast together
  • It took 33 people over 72 Days to build
  • The head weighs over 1.5 tons
  • You’d have to climb 30 stairs to reach the top of Kong’s head
Kong at Madame Tussauds

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

KONG Skull Island Experience will open on March 7, 2017.

Guests can expect to embark on an adventure deep into the tropical environment of the infamous Skull Island, where they will be challenged to evade the traps of colossal petrifying spiders and uncover artifacts from the film. As they journey through the secluded bamboo jungle, they will be joined by a new wax figure of Captain James Conrad, played by British actor Tom Hiddleston in the film, before coming face to face with the enormous breathing, blinking, snarling and roaring mystical monster himself.

Entrance to KONG Skull island is included with your admission to Madame Tussauds New York.

Madame Tussauds New York in its entirety takes approximately 90 minutes.

The KONG: Skull Island Experience transports you to the mystical Skull Island. It's like stepping into the movie where you come face to face with an animatronic Kong head scaled to the true size of the King himself.

The technology connected with the use of electronics to animate figures. For example, it’s like creating an 18’ tall Kong head and adding a mini internet for a brain.

The KONG head is over 18 feet tall. That’s taller than 1.5 NYC subway cars, 21,600 stacked MetroCards, 30 Nathan’s hot dogs standing end to end, thirty stairs high… well you get the idea!

Madame Tussauds New York is the only location in the United States to experience KONG: Skull Island; however, you can also experience this at Madame Tussauds London.

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