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Address: 800 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Phone Number: 865-436-5096
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Interesting stuff, but has narrow hallways, stairs, and congested exhibit rooms. If two or three people stop to read something of interest, no one can get by. Having now visited... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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Springfield, Ohio
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Springfield, Ohio
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127 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Interesting stuff, but has narrow hallways, stairs, and congested exhibit rooms. If two or three people stop to read something of interest, no one can get by. Having now visited Ripley's at this location more than once, I probably will not go back again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Got it with our combo tix. It was nothing spectacular! Looks bigger than it really is, believe it or not! The only cool thing was the tunnel and shadow thing...the giant light bright needed more pegs.

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GR, MI
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

The building on the outside is very nice and updated. Inside was small, crowded and can be seen within 2 hours (that could even be pushing the time). They have many stations to view and gave lots of reading material for each display. Stroller access was not the greatest. There were displayed in the stair wells but you couldn't access... More 

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

MiMomTraveler, Thank you for sharing your review with us! We utilize all feedback we receive to make a better experience for all! Thank you! More 

Jupiter, Florida
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36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

So many weird things to see not knowing if they are real or not you be the judge for yourself we had a fun time

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Mark S, Thank you for the review! We love to read that you all had a great time! We can't wait to have you back! More 

midland, mi
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60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I love these campy museums. A lot of nostalgia and historical information. It kills an hour or so, flows well.

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roger3116, Thank you for sharing your review with us! We hope to have you back soon! More 

Louisville, Kentucky
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

This has got to be one of the most interesting places I have visited in my life. I would recommend everyone go here at least once in their lifetime.

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tim642015, Thank you for the review and recommendation! We can't wait to have you back! More 

Houston, Texas
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11 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We spent about 3 hours in there..... we loved the experience and so did our 6 and 7 year old granddaughters.

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

Lees Summit, Missouri, United States
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

Not bad. Worth the money when the triple play is bought, although if you've seen one you've seen them all. =D

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SweetTinKC, Thank you for the review! I'm happy you were satisfied with your U-Pick Combo ticket purchase! It saves quite a bit of money! We can't wait to have you back! More 

Memphis, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We like it here my kids not all that great until we made hands with wax that was cool employees be friendly lot of cool things in here we be back next round fo sure lot of walking around but they got elevators that yo can ride to go up stair to other thangs to look at I glad they... More 

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getitgurl, Thank you for sharing your review with us! We can't wait for your next trip! More 

Arnold, Missouri
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92 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

The kids enjoyed the hands on educational experience . Take your time and read everything . Kids enjoyed the life size statues , it made putting things in perspective easier for them.

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messmer123, Thank you for sharing your review with us! We can't wait to have you back! More 

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Address: Address: 800 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Phone Number: 865-436-5096
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Sevier County  >  Gatlinburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 am

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