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Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Surfers Paradise

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Address: | Soul Boardwalk, Cavill Mall, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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+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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a very good ripleys for the size it is

when i went there a while back it was a very fun experience and really fit a lot into a small area certainly great for kids and a rad experience for everyone else

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Visited January 2017 and while it was mildly entertaining, is not worth the admission cost. Reducing the price of entry would bring it in line with its content value. Not enough interactive exhibits IMO and was an average experience.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

when i went there a while back it was a very fun experience and really fit a lot into a small area certainly great for kids and a rad experience for everyone else

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Gold Coast, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

An enjoyable visit but there were a lot of text heavy exhibits which are tricky for young kids to read. They were a bit scared of some of the weird things i.e. Plates in faces. Broken toes to get shoes on. Still having nightmares. Might be better for older kids.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went on a very hot day and enjoyed the cool aircon as well as the often amazing exhibits collected by Ripley. Some of the displays were a bit gruesome and highlighted man's inhumanity to man. My children aged 9 to 11 found some of the exhibits daunting and scary, but overall enjoyed the visit and loved the interactive elements... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited Ripley's Believe it or Not last year and loved it. Could not pass it this year and although not much had changed we were amazed with all that was on display.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went in January 2017 with a family of 4 with kids aged 5 and 7. Whilst the adults liked the artefacts and history etc the kids were petrified for the majority of it and couldn't wait to get out of there. My 7 year old kept started reading the information in relation to the shrunken heads on display. He... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

used our entertainment book voucher here, as it is a bit pricey. Spent 2 amazing hours here with my daughter. It wasnt too busy as we came early in the morning. Loved the stairs going down into the believe it or not area, wait n see you will not believe it!?!?!? Loved doing a mannequin challenge here with the other... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a fabulous day out. Plenty to see and touch. Very interactive. Great for kids as they can touch and play with the display items and you don't have to tell them not to touch. Friendly staff and reasonable price for family. Great place.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lots of interesting oddities, great family fun if you have a couple of hours to spare, don't rush too much lots of things to read.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Hard to walk past with out checking out the cool displays outside. Awesome displays from start to finish as well as interactive displays. Would visitbagain.

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