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Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

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Address: Soul Boardwalk, Cavill Mall, Surfers Paradise, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 5592 0040
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Ripley's Believe It or Not! is Surfers Paradise's most unusual and...

Ripley's Believe It or Not! is Surfers Paradise's most unusual and unbelievable attraction! Located in Soul Boardwalk, Cavill Mall, Ripley's offers 15 individually themed galleries of unbelievable artefacts and interactive exhibits where you will Experience the Fun around every corner.

Your self-guided adventure is sure to astonish as you come face to face with remarkable relics and rare treasures from around the World. With almost 9,000 square feet to explore, you will discover 350 genuine artefacts, amazing stories of history and adventure, magic, mystery, incredible illusions, fun interactive games, life-size figurines of unusual characters who actually lived and unbelievable movies! Simply an amazing journey of on an hour or more - That's Wow Factor fun for everyone!

  New addition, Ripley's Impossible LaseRace™, is the only LaseRace™ in the Southern Hemisphere and tests the guile and agility of participants as they duck, shimmy, pivot, and crawl through a maze of bright green laser beams in an effort to achieve the best possible time. Touch a laser, and time is added onto your score. Enjoy four difficulty levels and play as long as you want! (Included in General Admission).

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Good value exhibit to visit when the Gold Coast weather is not suitable for the beach! There is enough interesting exhibits in Ripley's to keep the adults and older kids... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good value exhibit to visit when the Gold Coast weather is not suitable for the beach! There is enough interesting exhibits in Ripley's to keep the adults and older kids entertained, while the younger ones are trying to get through the laser maze. Good way to fill up an hour.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

It was my children's first time to visit this place and they both enjoyed it and learnt a lot. It's quite busy during our visit because of school break so it's a little bit cramped inside because some room are small. The most fun part was the laser room. But the line was long. TIP: Go to information booth near... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Extremely unique and rare objects from places around the globe could be found in this place (which they call it Odditorium).

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My son went to this with my mum. He thought it was really interesting until he got to the torture chamber. From that moment onwards he continued on with his T-Shirt over his head. Some warning before entering that room would have been very helpful

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A bit of fun for everyone. Interesting displays for the grownups and interactive activities for the kids. Reasonably priced activity if you don't hurry through.

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Dubbo, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a good time with my daughter but at almost $25 for an adult it was over priced. It's certainly worth a look if you're willing for a wander and a laugh. Certainly has a few surprises. So if you don't care about the price it's good fun for kids.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many things to see here...super interesting and would definitely recommend taking your time don't rush though as it is worth taking your time and reading all the plaques and interesting facts! So many weird and wonderful things in this world and so many of them gathered right here!! The kids had a blast but so did the adults!! Fun... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting and interactive. A little bit creepy but good fun. About $20 per adult for entry so doesn't break the bank and you can take your time and check it all out. Good for couples or fo families with kids of all ages.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited with our 12 year old twins. So many different and interesting displays, bothe old and new. We were entertained and learned some amazing facts. Spent about 2 hours but could do in less if pressed for time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of interesting and amazing facts. Great fun. Was there for an hour and a half. Worth checking out.

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