Jhony Depp Pirates of the Caribbean

Glimpses of Shimla’s new attraction – Johnnie’s Wax Museum

SHIMLA- A Gurgaon-based company ‘BM Brothers’ has brought new charm to the Queen of Hills as it opened Himachal’s first Wax Museum at the historic Willow Banks estate in capital city Shimla. Johnnie’s Wax Museum opened for public after Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh inaugurated it on May 11,2016. Himachal Watcher visited the museum and found it worth sharing with our readers.


The museum feature life-size wax statues of popular personalities from various fields, such as Hollywood, Bollywood, Politicians, Sports etc, like Madame Tussauds, London – the most famous wax museum in the world. Presently, Johnnie’s Wax Museum features 16 statues, which are handmade in London.

The statues appear stunningly realistic in real cloths. Currently, you can shake hand with:

US President Barack Obama with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Indian Prime Minister standing face to face with Barrack Obama

Mahatma Gandhi

Mahatma Gandhi,

Steve Jobs (Co-founder, Former CEO Apple Inc)


Johnny Depp (Pirates of the Caribbean)

Jhony Depp Pirates of the Caribbean

Michael Jackson (King of Pop)

, Michel Jackson

Paul Walker (Fast and Furious series)


Aamir Khan

Amir Khan

Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe)

, Harry Potter Daniel Radcliffe

James Bond (Daniel Craig)

James Bond Daniel Craig

Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr of Iron Man)

Tony Stark Robert Downey Jr of Iron Man

Dwayne Johnson (The Rock)


Lionel Messi (Soccer Player)

Lionel messy

Indian rapper Honey Singh


That’s not all, the Manager, Richa Awasthi told Himachal Watcher statues of more personalities including the god of cricket, Sachin Tendulkar, Amitabh Bachchan, Mother Teresa, Tom Cruise, Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Zuckerberg, David Beckham, Deepika Padukone, Shahrukh Khan, and Priyanka Chopra.

, Harry Potter Daniel Radcliffe

The Museum charge 250 per person as an entry fee, but entry is free for children below five years. In a hill-station that receives thousands of tourists daily, it’s worth it.


Currently, a staff of 10 people including Richa Awasthi, manages the entire place and team’s hopes are bright for future. The company is planning to further expand their reach and open more wax museum in Delhi, Hyderbad, Ahmadabad, and Noida.

US President Barrack Obama standing face to face with Indian Prime Minister Dwayne Johnson Shimla Wax Museum Paul Walker Johnnie's wax museum Willow bank The Mall Shimla

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