Ripley's Believe It Or Not

New York, NY

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Address: 234 W 42nd St, New York, NY 10036, USA Number: 212-398-3133 Website Contact How do we get there?

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Are you excited to discover mysteries from around the world...oddities and strange exhibits that you just won't believe? Welcome to Ripley's Believe It Or Not in Times Square!

Ripley's Believe It Or Not is an unbelievable attractions for families of all ages. It's a place where you can come face to face with rare artifacts, and immerse yourselves in the thrilling interactive exhibits!

From the unusual, the strange, the unexpected and the unbelievable, you certainly will be surrounded by wonders as you make your way through this hugely popular museum!

Do you have Marvel fans in the family? Then they will love seeing Captain America...but made of iron! (It's the museum's most popular attraction!)

The oddities of nature are waiting next as you travel through the past of Robert Ripley - the man who started the collection all those years ago! Perhaps the strange people he met will smile at you too as you look at the artifacts that tell his story.

(Take special notice of those shrinking heads...!)

Then of course, Ripley's Believe It Or Not has those super fun interactive exhibits which are always fun for kids! Explore the most unique and uncommon personalities of our planet. But the excitement can also be right under your own feet...just ask the Little Apple - A New York Experience gallery as the lights and sounds of the big apple can be a teeny tiny city!

Don't get lost in that city - because otherwise you won't make it to the Black Hole, where a vortex bends space and time! Sounds pretty awesome!

For a wild and wonderful time in the bright lights of Times Square, take the family to Ripley's Believe It Or Not....believe it or not, you might just leave in awe!

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How much does it cost?



$29.95 + tax



$22.95 + tax



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There are several parking locations near the museum, so check your GPS to locate the closest.

Any top tips?


Make sure you allow a couple of hours to really see and enjoy everything!

I'm Hungry!


You're in New York City! There are plenty of places to enjoy a bite to eat before or after your experience! They don't allow any food, drink or gum in the exhibits

Healthy Eating You will have plenty of healthy options to enjoy around the museum (it's the city that never sleeps too so enjoy an early breakfast or late dinner if you want too!)

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Where is it at?

Teachers corner


Ripley's LOVE having educational trips come their way! They can explore the wonders of the world, and learn science, history and humanity! Check out the special students rates! You have to pay in advance so book early!

Can I get one of those?


Get that pocket money ready because Ripley's Odd Shop is waiting for you! From crazy candy, gadgets, toys and might even spot some bizarre souvenirs too!

Need a little extra help?


The museum is wheelchair accessible, and wheelchairs are available on a first come first served basis at the admission desk

Click here for lots more great things to do near you in New York

When can we go?

9am - 1am daily. In winter, 11pm close Mon to Wed.

Open 365 days a year!

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