WASHINGTON (WUSA) -- Madame Tussauds celebrates Independence Day with the launch of the Presidents Gallery.

During this 1st Annual Celebrate America event, children and families can enjoy a fun and educational journey through American history and view the wax figures of Thomas Jefferson, George Washington, Ben Franklin and other "Founding Fathers." Recently launched wax figures of historic U.S. icons Harriet Tubman and Girl Scouts founder Juliette Gordon Low will also be on display.

The Presidents Gallery is fully interactive, where visitors can touch, see and hear of major historical events and the world's most recognized celebrities.

For more information visit: http://www.madametussauds.com/washington/

DATE: Wednesday, July 4

TIME: 8:00 am - 10:00 am

PLACE: Presidents Gallery by Madame Tussauds
1001 F Street, NW (at corner of 10th & F Streets)
Washington D.C.

COST: FREE - Ages 12 and Under
$10 - Ages 13 and Older

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