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Ripley's Believe It Or Not

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Address: 108 Duval Street, Key West, FL 33040
Phone Number: +1 305-293-9939
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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 shrunken human torso which once belonged to renowned writer, Ernest Hemingway. We also display Hemingway's own typewriter and reading glasses! As you enter Ripley's Key West Museum, you can now take part in making your very own personal souvenir Wax Hands! Stroll pass Matchstick art and singing robots to enter the world of the bizzar. 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!

Now featuring a new attraction...Ripley's Haunted Lock-Down. Come explore our historic building at night as we lock you in after hours, provide you with your own spirit hunting equipment and guide you through our haunted experiences and haunted artifacts. Investigated and Endorsed by Nationally Respected Author and Ghost Hunter David Sloan and Renowned Psychic Medium Dawn Michelle.

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Key West Day Trip from Miami

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It was cool to see the strangest stuff take the kids good show. I would return again it was different and not very expensive. Would highly suggest take a half hour

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
fred n
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Ripleys is a fun and kid friendly museum. There is cool sculptures and stories. You can spend 30 min to an 1hr there .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

It was cool to see the strangest stuff take the kids good show. I would return again it was different and not very expensive. Would highly suggest take a half hour

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

in comparison to other Ripley's- this one is small and possibly not worth the money if you've been to the others such as St. Augustine.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been to a few Ripley attractions and this is one of my favorites! Its a great way to have some time with the younger generation, while they get to learn some pretty cool, weird facts. The staff was friendly, especially Shawn. We really enjoyed chatting with him during our visit. I definitely would say to take the time to... More 

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

Thank you for visiting our Odditorium! I think it's safe to say that you won't find exhibits like Ripley's anywhere else. While you're in Key West, why not enjoy some air conditioning at no additional cost! :-) More 

Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Information overload in this place. Very cool. Everywhere you look there's something to be discovered and learn. Also you can take an alcoholic beverage inside. WIN!

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

I'm glad you enjoyed your visit! Alcoholic beverages are welcome, as long as you bring enough for everyone! Just kidding. Be sure to visit again on your next trip to Key West! More 

Saginaw, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting weird things to see here, nice place to spend some time out of the sun. My son (9 years old) loved it!

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

Thanks for visiting! I hope your son enjoyed the Vortex tunnel and the Shadow wall. We hope to see you on your next visit to Key West! More 

Hays, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The exhibits were pretty typical of Ripley's. Lots of good stuff for kids to do and see. If you've been to a Ripley's before there my be some duplicate content.

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

There are a few exhibits that are duplicated in Ripley's Odditoriums around the world, but we are also home to quite a few exhibits that are unique and relevant to Key West. Thanks for visiting us, and we hope to see you again soon! More 

Gaithersburg, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a fun change of pace after darting back and forth from the beach to the pool. Kids had fun and it's not very expensive.

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

Ripley's is a great way to get out of the afternoon sun and explore the other side of life that rarely gets looked at. Thanks for coming in! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got a discount on tix from the MWR who suggested it. The displays all were accompanied by a brief description. There was a great deal I didn't know about many parts of the world and cultures. Very interested. If you take the time and really explore you spend 2-3 hours.

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

I'm glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to Ripley's. Exploring the strange and unusual can be very educational as well as entertaining! More 

Draper, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff was very friendly. Very military friendly with discounts for entry. We enjoyed the self guided tour of the strange.

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

Thank you for visiting us, and thank you very much for your service! We hope to see you next time you and your family are in Key West! More 

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