People with big names love to visit the Smokies, and you can see celebrities in Pigeon Forge frequently. The folks at Country Tonite Theater do a great job rounding up music stars like Loretta Lynn for their Celebrity Concert Series. The Island in Pigeon Forge brings in stars to meet fans all the time. Shaquille O’Neal and Dolly Parton have homes in the Smokies. And you never know who you might run into at Dollywood and other attractions.
Hollywood Wax Museum
But, did you know that classic entertainers like Elvis Presley, Marilyn Monroe, Charlie Chaplin, and John Wayne also make appearances in Pigeon Forge? You can find them right along with other A-listers like Bradley Cooper, Anne Hathaway, Natalie Portman and Brad Pitt at the Hollywood Wax Museum!
Since it opened in 2012, the Hollywood Wax Museum (located right off the Parkway at 106 Showplace Blvd, in Pigeon Forge, TN) has given visitors a glimpse into the star-studded world by bridging the movie magic of Hollywood and New York. The museum itself and the hundreds of wax statues within its walls serve as tributes to the country’s film industry and it’s rich role in American culture!
Visiting the Hollywood Wax Museum in Pigeon Forge is just like joining your favorite celebs for a walk down the red carpet! Pose for photos with stars from William Shatner to Will Smith, Jamie Foxx to Megan Fox, and Robert Downey Jr. to Robert Pattinson, you’ll step into the spotlight with Hollywood luminaries while learning about their pets, pet peeves and accomplishments.
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