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I remember coming here as a young child about 20 years ago. Doesn't really looked like anything has changed and it is overpriced.....

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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New Orleans, Louisiana, Usa
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Adel, Georgia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

We visited Ripleys on Tuesday April 14, 2015. We are a family of four adults and three children ages 17, 11, and 10. This was the fifth Ripleys that I have visited and it was by far the worst. There were no other exhibits in this one that were not in all of the others. All others that I have... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW via mobile

Great for the kids! I have always loved this Ripleys. Activities for the family towards the end where you can maybe a wax hand. Photo booths, and the arcade.

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Mark I, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not, responded to this review

Ashely B, Thank you for the review! We can't wait to have you back! More 

columbus
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162 reviews 162 reviews
67 attraction reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

First and last time visiting. It is very hokey - not clean. Went there as part of a package. It is many pix and not very up to date. Bathrooms were YUCK! Carnival like at best!

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Mark I, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not, responded to this review

muff1234, I apologize for your experience, however, I wonder if you may be getting our Believe It or Not Odditorium mixed up with another attraction. Your review sounds very similar to others that have gotten us mixed up. More 

Quakertown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 NEW

Highly recommend. Tour guide, sorry I forget your name! You did a great job telling us the history of the Island, did not rush us, let us ask lots of questions. Dave our driver - Great sense of Humor! Very relaxing and very informative, great way to see the Island.

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Mark I, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not, responded to this review

Susan M, While I certainly applaud you leaving a review (always important) I'm afraid you have us mixed up with another attraction. We do hope you'll give us an opportunity next time your in town! More 

Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This was our second trip to Ripley's, but first review. This time we went at night and it seamed even better than our last visit. Not only is it fun and interesting you can also learn from a visit to Ripley's. There is lots to see and read and some interactive things to do. This attraction is for old and... More 

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Mark I, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not, responded to this review

Suelynsmith0912, Thank you for the great review! We can't wait to have you back! More 

New Orleans, Louisiana, Usa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I remember coming here as a young child about 20 years ago. Doesn't really looked like anything has changed and it is overpriced.....

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Mark I, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not, responded to this review

Mark B, Thank you for sharing your review with us. We appreciate the input! More 

Ashland City, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

Been the same since they opened the attractions never change. Maintenance is definitely gone on vacation. Roof leaking paint down the wall from roof to floor

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Mark I, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not, responded to this review

Wanda H, Thank you for sharing your review with us. We will certainly look into your issue. Thank you. More 

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74 reviews 74 reviews
50 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

i was a bit skeptical at first about this place, not sure it would be worth the money or time, but boy was i pleasantly surprised when we got in. Tons of interesting things to look at and really cool exhibits. We spent a good 2-3 hours in here looking at all the different things. Coolest part was learning how... More 

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Mark I, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not, responded to this review

Ashcrafts, Thank you for the great review! We pride ourselves on having exhibits your not going to find anywhere else! Thanks for sharing your experience with us! We can't wait to have you back! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We did the triple package which was the ripley's aquarium & two other attractions which we picked this one & the haunted house. All 3 were amazing & fun for a price of 89ish you def. Got more bang for your buck :)

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Mark I, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not, responded to this review

Tiffiney F, Thank you for the review! Just an addendum to your post, it's $39.99 for the combo, it's somewhere around $89 for two combos. :) More 

Hammond, Louisiana
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Overpriced to see mainly pictures of oddities rather than real items. Very hot, save your money. The best thing they had was the transformer replica in front before you go it, this must be what they use to lure people in. I will NEVER go to another Ripley's display because of this experience.

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Mark I, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not, responded to this review

Cindy C, I would like to thank you for taking the time to advise us of your recent visit to our attraction. We appreciate your feedback so that we are able to continue to improve. We hope that you will give us another opportunity. Thank you! More 

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