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Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square

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Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square invites guests of all ages to experience the unbelievable mysteries of our world. Home to rare artifacts and thrilling interactive exhibits, this one-of-a-kind attraction in New York City is perfect for those...more
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234 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7215
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Reviewed yesterday

There are so many fun things to see & get involved in. We took a lot of photographs! Staff were friendly & welcoming. Highlights for us; the world's tallest man, the vortex tunnel, the heads in glass jars & the interactive dance room (we want...More

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Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded today

We are thrilled to see you enjoyed the attraction and all it has to offer. Thank you for taking time to leave us a review.

Reviewed 3 days ago

Great museum with one qualm so major that it will dissuade me from visiting again. The support staff needs to be more diligent in taking care of the art. I have included pictures of a train-set made entirely from matches. It's such an utter beauty...More

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Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are glad to see you thought the museum was great. We appreciate your feedback and concern for the exhibits.

Reviewed 4 days ago

First time ever in NY and I had the BEST time. Loved everything Ripley’s had to offer. Highly recommend.

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Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are thrilled to see you enjoyed your time here. Thank you for taking time to leave us a review.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Good few hours spent here. Loads to see,if you take the time to read all about the items on display,hours will pass.....price was quite good for what u have to see,compared to other places on New York.

Thank donaldfraser_uk
Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are glad to see you enjoyed the attraction and took the time to really see all we have to offer. Thank you for taking time to leave us a review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I took our 3 girls to Ripley’s. They are 9,6,4. It has lots of interesting items and stories to go along. It took us about 1.5 hrs to casually walk through, spending less than 5 minutes at any given item. Our two...More

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Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are glad to see you were happy with your visit through the attraction and you were able to get a Groupon for your visit. Thank you for your feedback regarding the temperature in the building. We did have an issue one day with the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here in July on a family trip. It's very good to pass an hour or two. But thought it was I bit pricey for What it was.

Thank Rachel C
Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking time to leave us a review. We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For a small additional fee, you can play a mini escape room game before your tour of Ripley's. Pay for the add on because it was totally worth it. Our guide/host was Conrad Grant. He was warm, welcoming and friendly, and he made us laugh...More

Thank Dominique F
Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are thrilled to see how much you enjoyed our newest experience The Relic. We will be sure to pass along the kind words to Conrad. Thank you for taking time to leave us your review.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Ripleys to kill a couple of hours and it certainly did that. The exhibits are interesting with lots of interactive elements and we learned a lot of cool facts. Some of the highlights included a room full of shrunken heads, a display of...More

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Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are happy to hear you enjoyed several things in the attraction you enjoyed. I just want to point out that it looks like there may have been a miscommunication with the pricing of the Relic. When purchasing tickets to the attraction you can add...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t expect too much from ripleys it was ok to pass an hour or so. We only visited as had a use left on our New York pass and a spare evening.

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Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry the attraction didn't quite meet your expectations. Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate you taking time to leave us a review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Attraction on September 30 again after quite sometime ( been there many times) because I was site seeing with friends on vacation. The Relic is a new added adventure at the Ripley ‘s Museum so I wanted to experience it. The relic is...More

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Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are thrilled to see you have visited the attraction several times and still enjoy it as well as seeing new additions. Thank you for taking time to leave us a review.

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Missy B
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Response from aroundtheworldfest | Reviewed this property |
Don't think so but u could always call in to check
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Mathew T
9 December 2017|
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Response from Chithalka_Ambrose | Reviewed this property |
2 hours but depending on how long to want to go to detail on teh exhibits
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Response from Shaun A | Reviewed this property |
We bought the hop on hop off bus pass with 5 attractions included and got free entries to ripleys Very good musium
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