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Address: 115 Broadway, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Phone Number: +1 608-254-2184
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Discover the world's oddities at Ripley's Believe It or Not in the...

Discover the world's oddities at Ripley's Believe It or Not in the Wisconsin Dells. Featuring three floors with 11 amazing galleries, you will experience puzzling illusions as you examine the large eclectic collection of odd and interesting things you will never see anywhere else.

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Fun for adults as well

Kids liked it, and the nostalgia factor was high as we watched this as kids ourselves. Value for the dollars is so so but as a onetime thing it's worth it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Andrea T
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Kids liked it, and the nostalgia factor was high as we watched this as kids ourselves. Value for the dollars is so so but as a onetime thing it's worth it.

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Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If walking around and reading a lot of information is your thing then this is the place for you!! I am more for activities and action.

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Jamie D, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not Wisconsin Dells, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting Ripley's. We do have a lot of interesting things to learn about in our museum. Hopefully you also were able to find our secret passages and symbols in the Temple of Discovery. We appreciate your visit. More 

Bloomington, Illinois, United States
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4 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have done a couple of the Ripley's museums now and we always enjoy them! Can be a little scary for little ones, but my kids love scary things.

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Jamie D, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not Wisconsin Dells, responded to this review

Thanks for coming to Ripley's. Glad to hear that you and your family had a great time. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review. More 

Merrill, Wisconsin
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38 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not really for toddlers, but for my 9 year old into gross and creepy and amazing things, he loved it. Tiny little glimpses of amazing things from around the world are a great contributio to a kids education, ad places like this are great for that. I think we will try to make it to a Ripley's where ever we... More 

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Jamie D, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not Wisconsin Dells, responded to this review

Thanks for visiting Ripley's. We are happy to hear that your 9 year old loved it. We do have some fun educational things and defiantly some gross, creepy things. :) We are glad that you enjoyed your time with us. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review. More 

Providence, RI
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have to admit - I wasn't expecting this Ripley's to be the best so far - but it is. Anyone that's been to more than one Ripley's knows that there is a LOT of repetition in their displays - and this one is no different. What makes it unique is that there were some really well thought out little... More 

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Thank Drewsomeness
Jamie D, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not Wisconsin Dells, responded to this review

Thank you for the compliment! We are glad that you came to our location and enjoyed exploring our hidden passageways. We also have some fun exploring in our Temple of Discovery room and hope you got to enjoy that as well. Again, thank you for coming and we appreciate you taking the time to write a review. More 

Peoria, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

I had never been to a Ripley's museum before. It was fun for the kids to look at all the exhibits. They had a lot of fun discovering all the hidden items and the secret passages.

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Jamie D, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not Wisconsin Dells, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting Ripley's. We are glad that you had a great time and were able to explore some of the secret passages. Thank you for your review, we appreciate it. More 

Machesney Park, Illinois, United States
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17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

We took a 10 year old and 9 year old boy to Wizards Quest during Christmas break. Once we understood what we were doing, it was a great time. The boys enjoyed exploring and finding everything. A little overpriced but something to do inside.

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Jamie D, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not Wisconsin Dells, responded to this review

Thank you Amy for visiting Wizard Quest. We agree that it is a very fun experience. If you would like to write a review on the Wizard Quest page, we would appreciate it. Thank you. More 

Mesa, Arizona
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68 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

If you like seeing wax images of people that are unique, different, etc. then this is the place to go.

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Jamie D, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not Wisconsin Dells, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting our museum. We are glad that you found some unique things to enjoy. We appreciate you taking the time to write a review. More 

Appleton, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

My son and I had a few hours to kill before our hotel room was ready, My son loves the odd things and got a Ripley's Book for Christmas so we thought it would be fun to check this place out. I thought it was a little pricey for an adult and a 12 year old, being told their was... More 

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Jamie D, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not Wisconsin Dells, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to our odditorium. We are glad that you and your son had some time to really explore and find our secret passages. Thank you for taking the time to write a review, we appreciate it. More 

Georgia
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150 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

I'm the kind of person that wants to try new things versus the chain restaurants when on vacation or business in a new city or area. There is nothing wrong with the attraction but there are so many of them that I would recommend you spend your vacation dollars on something you can't do at home.

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Thank cowbulls
Jamie D, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not Wisconsin Dells, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting our museum. We do have similar artifacts as other Ripley's but also have our own unique theme. We appreciate the feedback as we are always looking to improve. More 

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