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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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A must-do!

Such a fabulous experience! I learnt so many weird and wonderful facts and it was great that the whole experience was interactive.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 26, 2015
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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Such a fabulous experience! I learnt so many weird and wonderful facts and it was great that the whole experience was interactive.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Second time here 4 years apart, very interesting, did have some new things which was great. fun thing to do on a wet day in surfers. Fun for the whole family. Some interactive items as well

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Complete RIPoff, $75 to get in and you were done and through within 25 minutes. My kids are 11 and 13 and they thought it was very average, as did my wallet.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

I like it, more interactive activities would be great :) a bit pricey for what it is though, but we spent a good night

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

My partner and I visited this attraction, I didn't think it was really worth the entry fee. However, if one had children, they would enjoy it more I would think, so it would be worth it. There were some interesting exhibits.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Excellent place to visit with the kids! Lots of weird and exciting stuff to see! Interactive as well as interesting and the kids loved it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

If you love learning about history then this is the place to go. I went with my partner and it is worth the $20 each we paid. The interactive activities throughout are great fun

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

We went to the Gold Coast with the intention of going to the theme parks however it was pouring rain so had to quickly find a plan B. We all enjoyed Ripleys most especially the laser room. There was something for everyone although a bit painful having to read everything out to the 5 year old. Would have liked a... More 

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Shellharbour, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

Recently visited the Gold Coast with my family and of course hit all the local attractions. Ripleys was interesting lots of reading and heaps of cool things to look at. You must have a go at the tongue tricks but make sure you get up nice and close to the mirror. Enjoy!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 NEW

When you walk through the doors it is really fun and exciting. The objects were cool and really interactive. I wouldn’t recommend it for younger kids below five because some of the exhibits are a little spooky. but other than that its really great.

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