COUNTY DOWN explorer Bear Grylls’ figure comes to life after more than 12 months in the planning and making at Madame Tussaud’s in Blackpool. His unique set at boasts interactive aspects, with a specially created rock formation where he will feel just at home![caption id="attachment_40821" align="alignleft" width="390"] Who’s who? Bear Grylls from Donaghadee, explorer and TV star, pictured with his wax works double at Madame Tussaud’s in Blackpool.[/caption]
The Chief Scout, originally from Donaghadee, who was sculpted by the attraction’s experts after hundreds of precise measurements were taken, is in good company at Madame Tussauds. He is located in the Documentary Drama Zone, alongside TV stars such as David Attenborough and hit duo Ant and Dec.
Madame Tussauds Blackpool features more than 12 different exciting zones to explore, with famous faces, including Cheryl Cole, Jamie Oliver, David Beckham and the stars of ITV soap Corrie, to be snapped paparazzi-style.
There’s everything to do there from appearing in your favourite TV programme at ‘Big Night In’ to competing with famed sports stars, such as the legendary Tiger Woods, in the interactive sports zone.
You can Rule the roost at Madame Tussauds Blackpool this July if you are heading there for you holidays – free for those with animal names.
Free entry for anyone who can prove they share their first name with an animal or 50% off if their surname is animal-tastic, until the end of July. This roaring great offer is in celebration of the launch of the new Bear Grylls wax figure at Madame Tussauds Blackpool
Families can also take advantage of a 30% discount on tickets to Madame Tussauds Blackpool by booking online in advance at: http://www.madametussauds.com/