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Mystery Hill

Open today: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Fun for everyone!

My husband and I took our 5 year old and 8 year old. We all really enjoyed it! Jordan was our tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richlands, North Carolina
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Took the kids

Cute for kids but everything looked so worn out. Time for a fresh coat of paint. Some different... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
Cary, North Carolina
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Explore North Carolina's Natural Gravitational Anomaly - Guided tours of the Anomaly leave every 10 min - Hands On Science Fun, Giant Bubbles, History, Native American Artifacts, Gem Mining, Dinosaur and Fossil Museum, Old Time Photos, and More!
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
129 Mystery Hill Ln, Blowing Rock, NC 28605-9549
+1 828-264-2792
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We loved the place. The people were nice and it was a lot of fun. I’m glad we went there, when we go that way again we’ll stop back by. We recommend going. 👍

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank makemyownway1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I took our 5 year old and 8 year old. We all really enjoyed it! Jordan was our tour guide and he was great! We also went to the dinosaur museum that's right there. It was small, but the guy working there...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank KrisV07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I know there are several of these type of energy fields all over the world. The story behind Mystery Hill is awesome, it really causes you to think and ask questions about our planet. This vortex is VERY strong so be prepared for that. This...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank David A
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We’ve been going here every few years since our kids were little. It is still a fun and unique thing to do. Jordan was our tour guide this time and he was informative and funny. Don’t miss this when you are in the Boone/Blowing Rock...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank scout2671
Reviewed 11 October 2018

I used my brother's children as an excuse to experience this fun and educational attraction. Very well done and a great place to visit regardless of the weather.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pat C
Reviewed 14 September 2018

I was very sceptical and just knew it would be a bad optical illusion, but I was wrong. There is definitely something different there. We all agreed. The interior room has a sloped floor, but so does the hallway. The is some sort of magnetic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FSexton
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Cute for kids but everything looked so worn out. Time for a fresh coat of paint. Some different displays etc. Kids really enjoyed it though.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank JVC73
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Kids and adults love this attraction. Fun for the entire family. Interesting museum tour included in ticket price.

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank SweetieJr
Reviewed 21 August 2018

One of the very few attractions in the area that are on the main road. You Almost have to stop and see it because of the name... for 15 bucks a person you are lead on a brief tour of a somewhat cheesy and David...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Shannon F
Matthew U, Owner at Mystery Hill, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Shannon - I am so sorry that we did not exceed your expectations. The Underwood Family and the Staff at Mystery Hill strive every day to deliver a fun and educational experience to visitors of all ages from all over the world as we have...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018

We were totally freaked out here. My wife honestly could not believe the floors were level. There were lots of cool experiments to do for the kids. Must stop and check it out.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Tammy P
5 August 2015|
Response from Matthew U | Property representative |
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