Go to Main Content

Culture & Tourism news

  • First Grevin Wax Museum in Asia Opens in Seoul

  • Culture & Tourism news SMG 5007

    On July 29, 2015, the Grevin Wax Museum, the first branch of the world-renowned wax museum in Asia, will open in Seoul, featuring a total of 80 life-like wax models of Korean celebrities, historical figures, and politicians, as well as famous foreign celebrities and world-renowned figures.

    The museum’s extensive collection of wax models of K-pop stars and Korean celebrities is the first, and largest, exhibition of Hallyu star wax models in the world.

      ▶ Hallyu Stars (20): Kim Yuna, Choi Ji-woo, Psy, G-Dragon, Kwon Sang-woo, Kim Soo-hyun, Bae Yong-joon, Kim Tae-hee, Park Shin-hye, Ahn Jae-wook, Lee Min-ho, Jang Keun-suk, Jang Dong-gun, Hyun Bin, Rain, Park Ji-sung, etc.

      ▶ Foreign Celebrities (15): Al Pacino, Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan, Marilyn Monroe, George Clooney, Angelina Jolie, Tiger Woods, Michael Jordan, etc.

      ▶ Major figures (45): Barack Obama, Xi Jinping, Pope Francis, Ban Ki-moon, Admiral Yi Sun-shin, Shin Saimdang, etc.

    The museum showcases wax models of Korean celebrities, such as Psy, Kim Soo-hyun, Lee Min-ho, Jang Keun-suk, and Hyun Bin, along with wax models of celebrities and contemporary figures popular among Chinese tourists, including Xi Jinping, Jackie Chan, Bruce Lee, and Lang Lang. Therefore, the museum is expected to become a must-see tourist attraction in Seoul, especially for Chinese visitors. Following the opening of revin Seoul, the Seoul Metropolitan Government will continue its efforts to attract a variety of global companies in tourism, culture, and other related fields.

    Grevin Seoul Building Wax Models (Psy, Kim Yuna)
    grevin wax


    ☞ Go to the Grevin Seoul Website : http://www.grevin-seoul.com/en