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Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum

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Address: New York Ave & The Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Phone Number: 609-347-2001
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Description: Welcome to the world of Ripley's Believe It or Not! where "truth is...
Welcome to the world of Ripley's Believe It or Not! where "truth is stranger than fiction." Come and see the museum that inspired the hit TV series. Explore 14 galleries, and 12,000 sq. ft. of unusual and fascinating exhibits collected by world-famous traveler Robert Ripley. You'll be amazed, you'll be astounded, and most of all you'll be entertained!
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Good for one time visit

I've been to the Ripley's in NYC and this seemed along the same lines as far as exhibits. I really enjoyed myself but wouldnt return because it really doesn't change much. Good... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
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Brooklyn, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I've been to the Ripley's in NYC and this seemed along the same lines as far as exhibits. I really enjoyed myself but wouldnt return because it really doesn't change much. Good for kids too.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

You can never imagine, some one can make a museum oot of a topic like this! Ripley, have spend good part of his life in observing and collecting thie unique items. They have made the place very interesting to spend an hour in the Museum. It worth spending time in miniatures they have created, some of the paintings, photographs etc.... More 

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Barnegat, New Jersey
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53 reviews 53 reviews
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Fun for all ages. Some very interesting displays. Items from all around the world. Takes at least an hour and a half to go through. Take your time and read as much as you can throughout your visit. Cute tiny gift shop at the end of museum.

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Albany, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

OMG what a waste of money and time. Took 15 minutes to go through the entire place. The staff was rude. And there was no Groupon available.

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Minsk, Belarus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I just like Ripley's. It is fun and always curious facts. Something that is not boring and brings good mood.

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Ventnor City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

I was pleasantly surprised, there is so much to see. You really have to take your time to take in everything there is to see. But, it was amazing and my granddaughter enjoyed it very much.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Ripley's is always fun, but I do have to take a star off since so many of the exhibits are duplicated in other Ripley's locations. So, you end up paying to see mostly things you've already seen multiple times at other Ripley's locations.

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Well it was raining , so we decided to go to Ripleys ,guess what the things you see here will Amaze you. There are things from all over the World .

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I was expecting more for what I've seen in the flyers and everything. When the lady told me the price I was WOW! 17$? Really? I tried a shot! But I wouldn't come back ver again!

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

as the other ones that I am visited before, this one is amazing. a good place to spend time in AC. the exhibitions are well presented and organized

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