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Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

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Address: Soul Boardwalk, Cavill Mall, Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, 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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GREAT! believe it or not ;)

Wonderful trip, superb employees, very helpful, and and amazing mission impossible laser quest at the end which you can try and complete alone or along with a partner, I must say... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Wonderful trip, superb employees, very helpful, and and amazing mission impossible laser quest at the end which you can try and complete alone or along with a partner, I must say, I couldn't complete it. Really cool stuff.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Been here 3 times, twice before it was renovative and have always loved it!!.You can spend hrs at this fun place, always have a giggle at the interactive things.Love the laser room and interesting items.Ripleys is such an awesome place for all ages. A Ripleys would be fantastic on the Sunshine Coast or Brisbane.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

It has got mixed reviews on here but we decided to check it out ourselves, and we loved it. The exhibits were really interesting and unusual and it was very interactive. It is a great place to visit after going to the mall or restaurants. It is a lot bigger inside then it looks from the outside!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Not sure what I was expecting but I felt let down. The items are mainly replicas, the information basic and boring but felt like a as seventies place on its last legs drawing in unsuspected tourists who likely expect more. The biggest draw card was a lazer room you had to negotiate but it was busy and not that interesting... More 

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Laidley, Queensland, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

We weren't impressed. Appears to have changed very little since I was here yearsago when my children were little. Too loud and too many little children running around unsupervised. We won't be returning.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

I loved going to Ripley's. I was told it would take about an hour, but there were so many interesting things to see and read about, that it did take me a bit longer. Well worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Reading the reviews i was unsure that my partner and i would enjoy this as much as our 2 and 4 year old boys but we all had an excellent time and can't wait to visit again in the future :)

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

This is a fun activity to do with kids. Some of the exhibits are a little cheesy but the kids really enjoyed it and liked the exhibits where they could get involved. It's a bit pricey for what it is I think though.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Was only $20 so worth a look, but dated and old fashion 1970's style displays. Kids would enjoy it and worthwhile for families. For everyone else, only on a rainy day!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Had a lot of fun with my husband. Lots to see and do. Spent a while in there. Freaky things and funny things to see

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