Have you been wondering why there was a gorilla on the new building on 21st and U.S. 17? It is the Hollywood Wax Museum and it is now open! It is the only wax museum in the county devoted to celebrities and there are many.
According to their website, “Hollywood Wax Museum Myrtle Beach gives you the chance to rub elbows with your favorite Hollywood stars and pop culture icons. You’ll find a mix of current A-list stars, Academy Award winners, classic entertainers, and music superstars. From Robert Downey, Jr. to Robert DeNiro to Julia Roberts, there are wax figures for everyone to enjoy. Our Broadway at the Beach location is an excellent place to find entertainment for all ages on your family reunion, group tour, sports travel team competition, and beach getaway.”
Hollywood Wax Museum is really three exhibits and the best value in Myrtle Beach is a Hollywood Wax Museum Entertainment Center Pick 3 Pass, which includes admission to Hollywood Wax Museum, the zombie apocalypse haunted Outbreak and Hannah’s Maze of Mirrors. The best news for locals is that residents of Horry, Georgetown and Brunswick Counties will receive a 50 percent Area Appreciation discount year-round!
Operating hours are from 9:30 a.m. to midnight seven days a week until Labor Day.
Picture of King Kong courtesy of Wikipedia.