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Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Cape Town

Portswood Road | Building 556, Clock Tower Retail Centre, V&A Waterfront, 8001, South Africa
+27 81 888 1423
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Experience 140 amazing artifacts at Cape Town's favorite spot. Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Cape Town at the V&A Waterfront is a “must see” when you visit Cape Town! So, what's inside? The only place in Cape Town where you’ll find genuine human shrunken heads, a megladon jaw, a Dodo skeleton, miniature art in the eye of a needle and so much more!
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good13%
  • Average35%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible26%
25 Oct 2017
“Very small”
18 Mar 2018
“Fun and interesting museum ”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Portswood Road | Building 556, Clock Tower Retail Centre, V&A Waterfront, 8001, South Africa
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+27 81 888 1423
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USD 4 per adult
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the visit. Friendly and helpful staff. We bought the iventure ticket which included the entrence fee for free, so we were happy with it.

Thank Alex4ndr4catalina15
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Some of the displays look like they were designed by small children in a play ere is nothing unique here. If you have ever used the internet then you have see everything on offer. Go get a beer instead. The gentleman who greeted us was...More

Thank Chris O
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We visited Ripley' s Believe it or not yesterday. If you are interested in people and culture this is well worth a visit. Our family thoroughly enjoyed the experience.

Thank Clinton C
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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Waste of money small display..although did enjoy seeing the worlds biggest calves. Unfortunately for you guys, they are not on display anymore.

Thank Leonard B
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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Limited displays. Not to be compared with the London's our Niagara falls museums. My wee one liked it though. You can probably your it in less than an hour.

Thank SamyBoraei
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

There is some interesting things to view here, but not that much of things to showcase. Lots of surprising artifacts and things to learn about

Thank TrinJ07
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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

A nice 15 minutes tour for 150RAD per adult. It s located conveniently in the waterfront. It doesnt have much things to watch and you wont miss much if you dont go. Dont go out of your way to go there,if u pass by it...More

Thank NohaSIsmail
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Expensive and very small. Almost a rip off. We made the most of it and mad some giggles. Wouldn't make a special effort.

Thank KarooChick
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We had a few hours to kill before our flight home so went to Ripleys. It had some good exhibits but was very small, took us about half an hour to complete

Thank andrewDublin_Ireland
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

If you are into African artifacts and fossils, and want to waste your money, then go right ahead and visit the mediocre Ripley's exhibit in Cape Town. Took us about 40 minutes to get through reading everything there was to read and really looking at...More

Thank WandavdB
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