Madame Tussauds is a wax museum in London with branches in a number of major cities. It was founded by wax sculptor Marie Tussaud. It used to be called "Madame Tussaud's", but the apostrophe is no longer used. Madame Tussauds is a major tourist attraction in London. It has waxwork displays of historical and royal figures, film stars, sports stars and infamous murderers.
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- Rothstein, Edward (24 August 2007). "Ripley's Believe It or Not — Madame Tussauds". The New York Times. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/08/24/arts/design/24ripl.html. Retrieved 2010-05-12: "Madame Tussaud (who gave the attraction its now-jettisoned apostrophe) ..."
- Times Online Style Guide — M: "Madame Tussauds (no longer an apostrophe)."