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Address: 250 SW Bay Boulevard, Newport, OR 97365-4535
Phone Number: (541) 265-2206
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Great ! Best of the 3 by far.

This attraction is certainly the best of the 3 that you pay for. Great statues, great areas and a variety too ! Some interactive stuff too like the star trek board and mini games... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

This is the worst type of tourist trap -and I repeat this for Ripley's and Undersea Gardens. I, like a fool, bought the Groupon without doing a little research. 15 min max at each 'attraction' and we were laughing the ENTIRE time. I'm not expecting anything on par with some of the larger cities but many of the exhibits could... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

This attraction is certainly the best of the 3 that you pay for. Great statues, great areas and a variety too ! Some interactive stuff too like the star trek board and mini games / palm readers etc throughout, although they do cost 25/50c. Would thoroughly recommend even if you don't decide to do the 3 and just do this... More 

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North Bend, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Loved it!! The statues were so life like, I think the one the kids liked the best was E.T. Johnny Depp was awesome.

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Wendell, Idaho
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I really enjoyed going into this place I recommend anyone who is going to Newport To go there It is well worth it

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Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

I had a hard time figuring out many or the characters and only knew them due to their scenery around them. Many of the wax people are old outdated actors that most people don't recognize. I don't recommend this place.

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La Grande, Oregon, United States
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9 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

My fience and I got the bundled package, however we didn't visit the undersea gardens due to to many negative reviews. The wax works was neat, although the characters didn't really look like who they were portraying, especially the LOTR characters. Once is enough.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

I don't understand why people are complaining...this place is affordable and there's a lot to see...one of my fav. places in Oregon coast besides lighthouses

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Fife, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This was very cool I would highly suggest getting the package deal for the other attractions near by. This has amazing detail and the rooms are set up to complement the wax figures. My fav was near the end... You get to touch his finger!!

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Milwaukie, Oregon, United States
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

this was okay. some interesting things to see. about half of the famous characters were instantly recognizable. the others i had to check. hitchcock looked like he could have came to life at any moment and golum was so realistic he could have been in a movie

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Stayton, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Me and my now fiance both enjoy the coast. We went on our first day over 2 years ago now. We paid the pricey price. Went to all 3 of the attractions and this one is one we will probably never go to again. Once is enough, it's kind of freaky and thats coming from 2 adults. Nothing ever seems... More 

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