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Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Surfers Paradise

| Soul Boardwalk, Cavill Mall, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5592 0040
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Ripley's Believe It or Not! is Surfers Paradise's most unusual and unbelievable attraction! Located in Soul Boardwalk, Cavill Mall, Ripley's offers 15 individually themed galleries of unbelievable artifacts and interactive exhibits where you will Experience the Fun around every corner. Your self-guided adventure is sure to astonish as you come face to face with remarkable relics and rare treasures from around the World. With almost 9,000 square feet to explore, you will discover 350 genuine artefacts, amazing stories of history and adventure, magic, mystery, incredible illusions, fun interactive games, life-size figurines of unusual characters who actually lived and unbelievable movies! Simply an amazing journey of on an hour or more - That's Wow Factor fun for everyone! New addition, Ripley's Impossible LaseRace™, is the only LaseRace™ in the Southern Hemisphere and tests the guile and agility of participants as they duck, shimmy, pivot, and crawl through a maze of bright green laser beams in an effort to achieve the best possible time. Touch a laser, and time is added onto your score. Enjoy four difficulty levels and play as long as you want! (Included in General Admission).
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| Soul Boardwalk, Cavill Mall, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5592 0040
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

At first, my little one is too scared to go in because outside statues are scary. Nothing really change since 2011. If you haven't been you must visit to experience. Some interesting things that you will enjoy.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

3 of my children were highly fascinated, 2 found it pretty average. As a family of surfers, when it storms its the perfect time to hit up placed like Ripley's. I would definitely recommend to anyone with a special needs child. My son has Autism...More

Thank Aleks W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yep, worth every cent. It looks like a store front and very small interior but it is a cavern downstairs. You need 2 hours...seeing and reading great stories of the weird & wonderful. Yes, good exhibit. Go!

Thank blandimportscom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ripley's believe it or not is always worth a look, even on a sunny day. Exhibits are old and current and will amuse and entertain the whole family for a good hour or so. Highly recommended. Have fun!

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ripley's Believe It or Not! Odditorium displays very informative and interactive exhibits from many parts of the world. A great time to spend an hour or two with 2 teenage kids, going through the amazing findings and they enjoy the laser maze so much.

Thank RinZu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I took hour two kids 6 and 8 year olds in to Ripleys as is was raining on the GC thinking it would fill in some time. We paid $77 for the family to go through and were terribly underwhelmed. It was...More

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ripley's probably had it's hay day back in the 80s and maybe 90s. Honestly I'm not sure why it's still around as this sort of thing, pseudo freak, side show attraction probably doesn't wow us as much anymore ... but you know. It's a bit...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

well this was much better than i expected, we went as a group of friends and had one child with us. it was very interesting and also had some very fun activities along the way. perfect way to spend a few hours out of the...More

Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good for a visit. Some of the sights are freaky in a good way. You even get the chance to laugh at some strangers due to the two way mirror that you come across later. Ha ha

Thank ng0ch0
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We did Ripley's believe it or not with a 5 yr old and a 3 yr old. The 3yr old ran through the entire exhibition in 5 mins however the 5 yr old spent plenty of time and found it fascinating. My wife and I...More

Thank Aaron M
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Kai B
5 October 2016|
Response from Timothy G | Reviewed this property |
He never weighed more than 50 pounds apparantly.
7 March 2016|
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Response from helenw0ng | Reviewed this property |
Occasionally Groupon has very good deals on this. I purchased it through Groupon the last time and it was definitely worth it .
17 November 2015|
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Response from RipleysSurfers | Property representative |
Yes, we have an elevator especially for wheelchair access, and the attraction is flat all the way through. Our friendly staff will take you to the elevator and into the show.