Located on the lagoon and surrounded by colorful shops, romantic bridges, and tempting restaurants, Plaza La Isla is also home to one of the most anticipated museums: the Cancun Wax Museum. All figures of all genres are exhibited on a surface of 800m2 and with an investment of 3 million dollars by the Brazilian company, Dreams Entertainment.
What to expect
It is estimated that the spectator could take 2.5 hours or more to tour the 23 different scenes where they have installed 13 kinds of different ambient sounds to recreate the fantastic atmosphere that transports both young and old next to their favorite hero. There are a total of 100 emblematic figures ranging from the world of entertainment, sports, and politics to royalty all in their own group.
Have your camera ready and be prepared to pose with your favorite star and run into the queen of pop, Madonna; the Hollywood actor Leonardo DiCaprio; Oscar winner, Nicole Kidman; the legendary filmmaker Clint Eastwood; the iconic Elvis Presley and even the actors of beloved Mexican TV show Vecindad del Chavo del 8, amongst others.
What would we do without these great athletes whom with their strength and tenacity inspired us to be better? In a tribute to these heroes there is a stage that combines the best of sports: Leonel Messi, Diego Maradona, Cristiano Ronaldo, Ayrton Senna and more.
No doubt there are personalities that just by mention of their name give you goosebumps. So in honor of these greats who have left their mark on their way through the world, you will encounter the figure of Queen Elizabeth, Mother Teresa of Calcutta, Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, Abraham Lincoln, the Dalai Lama and Winston Churchill, amongst others.
Where to stay?
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Written by Magally Vite. Translated by Jessica Garcia.