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Ripley's Believe it or Not!

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Address: 401 S Atlantic Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842
Phone Number: 410-289-5600
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There are exhibits for builders or the crafty,oddities of nature, travel exhibits to exotic places and optical illusions. There is bound to be something to peak your curiosity. We... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 17, 2015
mamabear3111
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Dayton,Oh
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Salisbury
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51 reviews 51 reviews
24 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

I go to Ocean City dozens of times a summer and had never gone in this Ripley's. It is well worth the admission. So interesting and fun. Kids loved it. They even gave us a locals discount. A great learning expericence with lots of fun activities. We spent over an hour in there. Kids wanted to go back through again.

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Trevose, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

My husband and I had a great time looking at all the neat stuff they had. My 17 month, old son enjoyed it for a little bit and then napped in the stroller. The place is stroller friendl. Overall was something fun to do.

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Dayton,Oh
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

There are exhibits for builders or the crafty,oddities of nature, travel exhibits to exotic places and optical illusions. There is bound to be something to peak your curiosity. We moved through fairly fast because a member of our group chose to wait and not go. The counter person told us to allow an half hour. I didn't time us but... More 

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Chesterfield, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We did not go inside because of the weather but my children got to see the nightmare jaws coming out of the top of the building. Their mouths dropped and I laughed.

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Hamilton, New Jersey
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33 reviews 33 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

It was very interesting, nice size building. My son was scared of some of the exhibits, he is 5! I enjoyed it. Admission with mirror maze was $20.

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

It was fun for us. Something to do in the boardwalk enjoying the beautiful weather. We even did the mirror maze, which was interesting as the hubby almost panicked. But later was able to see the humor in it.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

To me it was a big rip off. It really wasn't very fun. They charge way to much!.If you are curious like I was go ahead and try it out. I bet the vast majority of you all will feel the same way as I do.

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Nora C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Ripley's! We are sad to hear that you did not enjoy your visit, but we wanted to let you know that we are constantly updating and adding new exhibits, including this year a 6 legged buffalo which is now featured in our animal oddities room. We hope you will... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I didn't know exactly what to expect but I know I needed more time too see everything I was overwhelmed and Enjoyed everything Left with a lot of Information

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Nora C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Ripley's! We are so happy to hear that you learned a lot while visiting and promise you that you will see something new and learn more each time you visit. Also, did you know that each Ripley's is different? There is so much more to learn and know and... More 

Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

It was the first time i have ever decided to go in because my kids wanted to go, I have been to OC million times and never gone in... It was surprisingly really nice and my kids had a blast.

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Nora C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Ripley's! We are so glad that after years you decided to give us a chance and liked it! We are always adding new items so that you will see something new each time you visit. More 

Easton, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Repley's is a nice place for you and your family. We have been there many times! The price is right and you will definitely have fun! You will learn a lot of interesting facts and trivia. If you want to check all exhibits, you will need at least half day. It is a perfect place to go in a rainy... More 

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Nora C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Ripley's! We love our regular visitors. Thank you so much for your support and we are so pleased to know that you enjoy each of your visits. This made our day, thank you! More 

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