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Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Surfers Paradise

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Address: | Soul Boardwalk, Cavill Mall, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 5592 0040
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Ripley's Believe It or Not! is Surfers Paradise's most unusual and...

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 artefacts 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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WE went with all of the kids. Very good. The kids absolutely loved it. There is something there for everyone.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 February 2016
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Geraldton, Australia
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Geraldton, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

WE went with all of the kids. Very good. The kids absolutely loved it. There is something there for everyone.

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Goodna
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

My partner and I were looking for something to do during the day before we went home and stumbled upon this hidden gem. We decided to jump in and have a look. The place is well presented, family friendly and most of all for those who like a hands on experience, there are some interactive activities. The exhibits themselves are... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

The kids were begging to go into Ripley's, so we eventually went in one night, expecting to be out in half an hour. But there is so much to see and read that the hour before closing wasn't enough. Initially I thought we were only going to see Ripley's artefact collection, so was a little disappointed at first. But the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

Myself and my daughters had to go inside and look at the Exhibition as it was so handy to our apartment and the staff were so excited about their product and it was really interesting.

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New Plymouth
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Visited with our 2 children (10 & 8), the youngest was quite bored and the eldest wanted to get through quite fast so we didn't stop and read all the info about all the things on display. Some pretty interesting & unusual things to see, however we found it very expensive for what was there.

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Darwin, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

We went there just before they were to close and they gave us a cheaper price because we wont have the chance to stay longer than usual. They have a lot of creepy display and unusal characters. Some display moves which was scary. I think the place might need some updating in their fixture but i reckon kids would love... More 

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Pretty average now I'm an adult! Kids enjoyed it but a lot of stuff they didn't understand, pretty expensive considering it's just a whole lot of fake models. Wouldn't go again.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

There's so much to see and do here. It's quite interactive and engaging for all ages, so i recommend it as a daily experience. It's memorable with weird attractions, and the museum is well curated with intricate displays. Very enjoyable, but also a bit dated on that it showcases Ripleys explorations (and his wonder at freakshow entertainment).

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

My son really wanted to visit here. We all had a really good time. Can definitely recommend as a place to visit with kids.

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Byron Bay, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

If the beach is rubbish or you have had enough outdoor time take the kids here! Its awesome fun and also interesting!

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