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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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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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Good value for money. Very interesting. May be a bit boring for younger children, as there is a lot of reading and less interactive. Enjoyed the spinning tunnel and laser game.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Nhill, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

i actually thought oh really you want to do this,oh ok, but wow we spent hours in there, the collection is fantastic, bizarre, mind boggling, and the kids thought the laser room at the end was the absolute best ,thanks Ripley's believe it or not.

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Cessnock, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I took my 10 year old son here and we enjoyed our time. He loved the laser room, i couldn't get him out of it. Lots of interesting things to learn and do.

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South Australia, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good value for money. Very interesting. May be a bit boring for younger children, as there is a lot of reading and less interactive. Enjoyed the spinning tunnel and laser game.

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Thank Mals26
Sydney, Australia
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66 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great for spending a few hours. The kids will love it as its interactive. Theres a variety of stuff to see and do.

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Albury
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyed this attraction, Had some very strange and quirky things that we would have never have thought of. The laser tag game was thoroughly enjoyable. The mini games towards the end of the attraction we found very entertaining.

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Thank Jordyn Q
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed Ripley's! It was absolutely fascinating! I learnt a lot of interesting facts! Prices weren't too crazy to enter. I had a great time here! Loved it!

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Geraldton, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

WE went with all of the kids. Very good. The kids absolutely loved it. There is something there for everyone.

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Goodna
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner and I were looking for something to do during the day before we went home and stumbled upon this hidden gem. We decided to jump in and have a look. The place is well presented, family friendly and most of all for those who like a hands on experience, there are some interactive activities. The exhibits themselves are... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The kids were begging to go into Ripley's, so we eventually went in one night, expecting to be out in half an hour. But there is so much to see and read that the hour before closing wasn't enough. Initially I thought we were only going to see Ripley's artefact collection, so was a little disappointed at first. But the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself and my daughters had to go inside and look at the Exhibition as it was so handy to our apartment and the staff were so excited about their product and it was really interesting.

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