The Merlin Entertainment Maidem operates the Tussauds Wax Museum and Amusement Park.
The family owned by Danish toy manufacturer Lego, Britain will take Merlin Entertainment Blackstone and Canadian CPPBI together. It runs the entertainment park, including the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum and Legoland. Merlin Entertainment's value was $ 7.5 billion (€ 6.59 billion).
After the contract is complete, the counting in Q4, Blackstone and CPPBI will account for 50% of Merlin. Another 50% will be managed by Christie's, a privately-owned investment company of the Kristiansan family, which has a lago toy company. Merlin is already in control of 30% of Kirkby.
At the same time, buyers said that Merlin's shares would be withdrawn from the stock exchange. This step will enable the company to invest more in its assets and to implement growth plans. Merlin Entertainment is owned by three Madame Tussauds museums in China, and in January it is negotiating with third parties, which is suitable for making lagoland gardens in that country.
This lago fits, which plans to increase its stores to 140 in China this year, which is more than double the current number. China's Lago plans represent the most enormous expansion in all the global markets.
In addition to the Madame Tussauds Museum and Amusement Park, Merlin Entertainment operates the world's third largest observation wheel, the famous London Avenue. It is speculated that around 67 million people visit Merlin Entertainment every year to visit parks and other attractions.
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