Melody World Wax Museum


13.9/5(18 Ratings)

Melody World Wax Museum Overview

Ranked 19 of 146 sightseeing in Mysore
Melody World Wax Museum is a one-of-its kind of museum showcasing a collection of over hundred life size wax statues and over three hundred instruments, all related to music. The models are shown representing various kinds of music.
Established in October 2010, the various music settings represented range from the Stone Age to modern instruments and displays Indian classical Hindustani and Carnatic, Punjabi Bhangra, Jazz, Rock, Pop, Hip Hop, Blues, Middle East and Chinese to name a few.
Melody World Wax Museum is the third largest art museum in India and attracts people from all over the world. It is a tribute to all musical artists from all around the world. Tribal music and its instruments are also exhibited here.
A life size statue of Nalvadi Krishnaraja Wadiyar on the occasion of Dasara festival is a special attraction.
Situated well within the city, Melody World Wax Museum is easily reachable.
Regional Museum of Natural History is at a walk able distance from the museum.
Equally enjoyed by both adults and children, Melody World Wax Museum opens everyday from 9.30 am to 7.00 pm. Entry fee is INR 30 and a fee of INR 10 has to be paid for a still camera.

What travellers are saying about Melody World Wax Museum

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  • Best Time: During DayBest Time: During Day
  • Length of visit: 2-3hrsLength of visit: Below 1hr
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Good place but not a must watch

A blend of MELODY and HORROR

A great tribute to the musicians of the world

Just a place for all musical instruments

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Awesome wax sculptures

Review and Ratings

Ravi Sharma3.6/5

5 reviews

Nice Collection

Music, People, Culture, History, Heritage across Continents and Artistry, is what is largely on display here ... all made of Wax. Good to visit for children and those haven't seen wax museum earlier. Other wise you can keep this as last item to your itinerary. :)
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Subhojit Panda2.9/5

5 reviews

Nothing special to watch inside the Wax Museum

To be honest, there is nothing interesting to see anything inside the wax museum. Except that there is a horror zone inside the museum which does not terrify the visitors that much. It would be rather advisable not to visit the museum in case you are running short of time. If you have enough time and willing to spend few bucks then you can visit this museum.

Pawankalyan Gk4.3/5

250 reviews

Entire museum is made of wax

iT IS 45 KMS FROM MYSOREand we can get alocal car taxi from mysore. it is good looking place for elders and children . entire museum is made of wax. sevaral articles old have been displayed scientific parameters can also be seen here. iadvice firstly togoto this museum .

Harshil Dangayach5.0/5

10 reviews

Different art work

World class museum it is really a great work has been done there of wax. Different sculptors are present there of different shapes. My kids also enjoyed a lot there.

Nelsol Nelsol3.6/5

6 reviews

Shows various traditions of India

The museum has shown various traditions of India such as folk dance and other things. If you have been to modern museums then this will not impress you much

Preethi Ganeshbabu2.5/5

20 reviews

Needs some maintenance

Mostly it is like a place to know the various musical instruments' names found with their respective wax statue players. Many are done by the museum owner. The wax model of the maharaja was excellent. It will be good if the museum receives a facelift and better maintenance. There is a horror world adjacent to this in the same premesis.

Cuttie Pie4.3/5

11 reviews

Great Sculptures

The sculptures of wax felt almost realistic and very entertaining. The whole museum contained different forms of wax statues showing various religious and musical beliefs and backgrounds.

Amit Verma5.0/5

13 reviews

Thrilling experience

its a museum where everyone must visit shows all about cultures and human beings through the statues made up of wax ,truly speaking the statues looks a lot real has also got one scary house which is really thrilling and exciting...and trust me its worth visiting :)


2 reviews

Fantastic work of wax

fantastic hand art work of wax, its marvelous. We had a great experience and joy to our children

Muthusamy Muthusamy0.4/5

163 reviews

Waste of money

nothing attractive.... just having some musical instruments around...nothing attractive or special to see..mere waste of time and money