First celebrity wax museum opens in Ho Chi Minh City

by VTV413 April 2017 Last updated at 08:07 AM

(Photo: SGT)
(Photo: SGT)

VTV.vn - More than 100 life-sized wax statues of Vietnamese celebrities are currently on display at the Hòa Bình Theater, 240 Ba Tháng Hai Street, District 10 of Ho Chi Minh City.

The celebrities featured are famous artists from various artistic fields such as theater, film, music and fashion. The director of the theater said that together with the wax statues, they are also exhibiting the biographies and contributions of each artist to Vietnamese culture.

More than 35 billion VND (1.5 million USD) was invested in building the museum. Proceeds from ticket sales will be spent on helping poor artists in HCM City and other southern provinces.

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