Dr. Rajkumar, Narendra Modi at Mysore Wax Museum

Prominent personalities such as Dr. Rajkumar, India’s Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and many others are waiting for you at the Chamundeshwari Celebrity Wax Museum in Mysore.

A first in Karnataka, this wax museum in Mysore will make you stand face to face with more than 40 celebrities under one roof.

Below photographs will give you a glimpse of what is in store for you.

Dr. Rajkumar

Dr. Rajkumar
Dr. Rajkumar

Dr. Rajkumar was one of the finest actors in the history of Indian cinema. He is the recipient of the Padma Bhusan in 1983 and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1995 for lifetime contribution to Indian cinema.

Dr. Vishnuvardhan

Dr. Vishnuvardhan
Dr. Vishnuvardhan

Dr. Vishnuvardhan was called the “The phoenix of India cinema.” In 2008, a poll conducted by CNN-IBN listed Vishnuvardhan as the most popular star in the Kannada Film Industry.

Shankar Nag

Shankar Nag
Shankar Nag

Shankar Nag was an Indian actor, screenwriter, director and producer known for his work in Kannada cinema and television. He directed and acted in popular teleserial Malgudi Days.

Rajnikanth

Rajnikanth
Rajnikanth

Rajnikanth is an Indian film actor who works primarily in Tamil cinema. The government of India honored him with Padma Bhushan in 2000 and Padma Vibhushan in 2016.

Narendra Modi

Narendra Modi - Prime Minister of India
Narendra Modi – Prime Minister of India

Shri Narendra Modi is the 14th and the current Prime Minister of India since 2014.

Sir M Visvesvaraya  

Sir M Visveswaraya
Sir M Visveswaraya

Sir M Visvesvaraya was an Indian civil engineer and statesman and the 19th Diwan of Mysore who served from 1912 to 1919. He received India’s highest honor, the Bharat Ratna, in 1955. 15th Sept is celebrated as Engineer’s Day in India, Sri Lanka and Tanzania in his memory.

Well, that was only a few photographs of wax statues to showcase here. When you are in Mysore, ensure to visit the Chamundeshwari Celebrity Wax Museum without fail. The entry fee is Rs. 60.

All the statues in the wax museum is the works of Mr. Umesh Shetty, a renowned sculptor from Honnavar in Uttara Kannada.  

There is a scary house also in the same building if your day was little dull. It costs another 60 bucks. The premises have ample parking space so drive there without worry.

The nearest place of interest is the 1) Chamundi Hills and the 2) Lalithamahal Palace. Also, explore other places to visit in Mysore.

Address:

Near CARP Ground, Behind Race Course, Maharana Pratap Road, Mysore 570010

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