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Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Units 5&6 Ocean Blvd | Pleasure Beach, Blackpool FY4 1EZ, England
01253 341033
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Ranked #41 of 58 Attractions in Blackpool
Type: Specialty Museums
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Castleford, W Yorks
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Visited with my partner as he quite fancied it. I'd been many years ago. Nothing had changed at all! Nothing new, and I don't think it'd been dusted since I last went. There are some interesting exhibits that are worth seeing and it's a shame that they're left in this outdated setting. So pleased we didn't pay full price to... More

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Livingston, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I've visited Ripley's museums in Florida and California and hoped this one would be on the same - or at least a similar - level to those. It was not. All the displays were either behind glass or too far away to get close to for photos (unlike displays in other Ripley's attractions) and the whole place was far too... More

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Stirling, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
19 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Booked this online for £4.50 each and it was worth it. Some weird and wonderful artefacts,stories and videos to see and read. Worth a visit

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We arrived for fun but the prices my family payed where ridiculous we only liked the palm readings and Tarant cards witch you had to pay more money for anyway the kids only liked the moving tunnel otherwise was a waste....... We weren't even in there 30 mins

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Kids found this place very amusing and spent loads of time reading all the facts and tormenting each other in here, good for a smallish attraction out the cold for an hour. Its an interesting place

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Absolutely love this shop every time i come i end up spending a fortune. They have loads of personalised gifts for all ages !!

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

For the prices I paid its terrible there's hardly anything to see the only things the kids likes was the moving tunnel , tarrant cards and palm readings the rest was boring and disappointing barley took us half hour.

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Douglas, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Not worth the full price, the exhibits aren't any better than reading the Ripleys books my son has and even with reading every exhibit in detail, barely takes 45 minutes. Dissapointing

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York, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

If you want a taste of the slightly bizarre with a touch of seaside chic then put an hour aside and visit Ripley's believe it or not. Situated by the pleasure beach we had booked our tickets online (50% off the ticket price) and tickets picked up at the casino this place does not have buggy access so our daughter... More

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
16 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Some interesting things the rest is junk and too many things that need money use! Needs brought up to date and more of a wow factor!! Unless your getting a mega deal to get in don't bother!

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