New Orleans, Louisiana: Musee Conti: Wax Museum of New Orleans Team Field Report

917 Conti St., New Orleans, LA
In the French Quarter, on the north side of Conti St. between Burgundy and Dauphine Sts, 1.5 blocks west of Bourbon St.
M, F, Sa 10-4 (Call to verify)
Adults $8.
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Musee Conti: Wax Museum of New Orleans.

Musee Conti: Wax Museum of New Orleans
Open since 1964. History of New Orleans told in 147 figures, plus a Haunted Dungeon. Two Presidents, Napoleon in a bathtub, and a unique diorama of battling prostitutes. Report... [02/01/2015]

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Musee Conti Wax Museum

The museum is closing its doors on January 31, 2016. Go while you can! The owner is trying to find a home for the figures, but the building is getting made into condos.

[Tammy, 08/08/2015]

Creature from the Black Lagoon.

Musee Conti: Wax Museum of New Orleans

Truly worth the low admission. A classic wax museum. Love the Dungeon of Horrors!

[Jen Wasson, 06/27/2015]

Napoleon in his war tub.

Historical Wax Museum of New Orleans

You will enjoy Napoleon's strategically placed loofah.

[Sara Ratliff, 12/08/2013]

Nice! Wax museums are all about placement and juxtaposition. Wonder if Napoleon brought his sled-tub on the march to Moscow?


Historical Wax Museum of New Orleans

Some really great tableaux, but there's an awful lot of murder in New Orleans history... And it appears there are werewolves too. The last figure is quite possibly the best, but I won't spoil the suprise.

[Tatyana Jula, 06/09/2013]
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