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Ripley's Believe It Or Not

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Address: 108 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-6506
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The strangest place in Key West! A museum of the odd, bizarre, and unusual....

The strangest place in Key West! A museum of the odd, bizarre, and unusual. Featuring over 550 exhibits in 10,000 square feet of air conditioned comfort. As seen on TV. Your self guided tour will take you through 15 themed galleries containing some of the most unusual objects, items, and collections, in the world. Robert Ripley traveled to over 200 countries in his lifetime collecting oddities everywhere he went. Featured items include: a man-eating shark, an 8-foot tall statue of Captain Jack Sparrow made from recycled car parts, and a beautiful carving of a landscape made entirely out of camel bone. Stroll pass Matchstick art and singing robots to enter the world of the bizarre. Inside you'll see video clips from the top rated TBS television series starring Dean Cain, stand next to Miracle, the actual white buffalo who's odds of being born pure white are one in ten million, then try your best to remain upright as you inch your way through the Vortex Tunnel, a totally mind-blowing experience. And that's still not all! Take a selfie next to a life size replica of the worlds tallest man or capture your shadow on a wall. Purchase Tickets online for discount pricing!

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I've seen better Ripley's locations ...

A fun thing to do while you're walking the streets. However, there was nothing truly amazing here, unlike other locations I've visited. There are torture devices, a full-sized... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed January 6, 2017
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Boston, Massachusetts
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Ripley's believe it or not was always on my list of things to do in Key West so I did it. I am not unhappy that I went but once is certainly enough. I was not exactly sure what I was expecting to see and now that I have been through there I am not exactly sure what I saw.... More 

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Lawrence, Kansas
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878 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ripley's Belive It of Not is near the barbor/port area and is an amusing place to spend some time, especially if it is raining outside.

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Thank buffalojim67
Rick C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It Or Not, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing Ripley's . We don't get many rainy days here, but there's always many interesting and fun things to do at Ripley's! More 

Saint James City, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Need a place that is a bit different, maybe for the kids? Adults love it too. You will enjoy the displays and you won't regret it.

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Rick C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It Or Not, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Ripley's! I'm glad you enjoyed your visit! More 

Largo, Florida, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've never been to a Ripley's and only went because of our friends, but I am so glad we did. I never realized how much history Ripley collected throughout his travels around the world. We'll definitely be visiting Ripley's in any future city we visit!

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Thank Mandy R
Rick C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It Or Not, responded to this review

Thanks for visiting! Ripley's has over 30 Believe It Or Not Odditoriums around the world. Ripley's operates many other attractions as well, like Guinness World Records, Louis Tussaud's Wax Museums and Ripley's Haunted Adventure. Over 95 attractions around the world! More 

Thousand Oaks, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017

This place was really facinating. I highly recommend it. If you've ever seen the show, you'll get to see some of his private collection. We picked a rainy day to do all the museums and aquarium.

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Thank sheamartin9
Rick C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It Or Not, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing Ripley's! We appreciate your business and glad you had a great visit! More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017

A fun thing to do while you're walking the streets. However, there was nothing truly amazing here, unlike other locations I've visited. There are torture devices, a full-sized figurine of Robert Wadlow which is fun to take a picture near, and some unusual animals such as the 3-footed chicken. That's all I can remember for now. But fun :)

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Thank words2music
Rick C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It Or Not, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing Ripley's! I hope you enjoyed your stay in Key West! More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

RIPLEY'S is actually one of those places to kill the time but definitely it isn't a must see attraction in Key West....we just took advantage of the ticket discount to be honest on a fresh Friday afternoon.

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Rick C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It Or Not, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing Ripley's! I hope you enjoyed your stay in Key West! More 

Columbus, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

If you've ever been to a Ripley's before, you don't need to go to this one. Dated, uninteresting. Not worth the admission price.

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Rick C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It Or Not, responded to this review

Thanks for coming by! There are a few items that are in all Ripley's, like the World's Tallest Man, but all Ripley's are unique in their own way and will display one of a kind items that are related to the area. Most of our original artifacts are very old, but are authentic and can't be replaced. With over 500... More 

Vandalia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016

Our girls loved this place. What an incredible collection of the weird and unusual. A must see place in the schedule.

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Rick C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It Or Not, responded to this review

Thanks for your nice review! I'm glad you enjoyed our Odditorium. With over 500 exhibits, there's got to be a few things that interest everyone! More 

Florida, Uruguay
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

it states 2 floors but it's not 2 full floors.the one in Orlando is a lot more fun and interactive.this location is expensive and just not as exciting.i would unfortunately skip it..believe it or not

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Rick C, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It Or Not, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing Ripley's Believe It Or Not in Key West! We offer over 10,000 sf of space on the entire second floor our historic building as well as displays in the lobby and stairwell. Over 550 exhibits of the weird, unusual, and fun. Each Ripley's location around the world offers many different exhibits and experiences! More 

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