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Address: Soul Boardwalk, Cavill Mall, Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 5592 0040
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Description: Ripley's Believe It or Not! is Surfers Paradise's most unusual and...
Ripley's Believe It or Not! is Surfers Paradise's most unusual and unbelievable attraction! Located in Soul Boardwalk, Cavill Mall, Ripley's offers 15 individually themed galleries of unbelievable artefacts and interactive exhibits where you will Experience the Fun around every corner. Your self-guided adventure is sure to astonish as you come face to face with remarkable relics and rare treasures from around the World. With almost 9,000 square feet to explore, you will discover 350 genuine artefacts, amazing stories of history and adventure, magic, mystery, incredible illusions, fun interactive games, life-size figurines of unusual characters who actually lived and unbelievable movies! Simply an amazing journey of on an hour or more - That's Wow Factor fun for everyone! New addition, Ripley's Impossible LaseRace™, is the only LaseRace™ in the Southern Hemisphere and tests the guile and agility of participants as they duck, shimmy, pivot, and crawl through a maze of bright green laser beams in an effort to achieve the best possible time. Touch a laser, and time is added onto your score. Enjoy four difficulty levels and play as long as you want! (Included in General Admission).
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Fact or Fiction

Great place to visit with kids, teens and older aged people. Many interesting, weird, barbaric, funny and straight out ............."are you kidding" type of objects. Would... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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Windang, Australia
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Windang, Australia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

Great place to visit with kids, teens and older aged people. Many interesting, weird, barbaric, funny and straight out ............."are you kidding" type of objects. Would definitely recommend for the interactive parts as well.

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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

This place is great. There is very interesting facts and items to see as well as some great interactive stuff the whole family can touch and have fun with.

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8 reviews 8 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Unless u are interested in old artefacts, it may not be what u are expecting. We took the kids, and unless they can read, it may be boring for them. Alto there were some interesting things, it was not what I was expecting.

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Healesville, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
5 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Great spot to go when the weather is poor, this place kept the Grandchildren busy for nearly 2 hours, right in tghe centre of town.

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

this is the second time my wife and little girl went to see this place, last time we visited was when my little girl was 3, that's 3 yrs ago and never disappointed us at all. heaps to do heaps to fiddle with. the staff at the front are awesome.

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Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

I've always wanted to check out Ripley's Believe it or not and on this qld trip I made sure I locked it in. I WAS NOT DISAPPOINTED, so much interesting things to see but my favorite was the Laser Room, my son had about 50 shots and I joined him on most of them. Luckily we went on a quiet... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW

I love ripleys :) such a good place to go, full of weird and wonderful things, there's a lot of stuff to read, also videos and interactive stuff. The lazer maze is great - very addictive. Just make sure you have plenty of time to have a good look around :)

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Perth, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW

Good attraction yet I think it is over priced for the amount of time you spend in the attraction and entertainment you get from it.

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Ballina, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

This was an amazing experience to see things from all over the world bought to one place especially the wild an weird or the world. It is a great laugh and I very much enjoyed it.

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Los Altos, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

I was really surprised when I saw the weird wax man (man made out of wax) because it was green with scales and had a snake like tongue. What I liked about it is that there is a funny band with mechanical people. There is also a lazer race to complete towards the back.

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