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Ripley's Believe It or Not!

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Interesting place to visit

This is an interesting place to visit and doesn't take too long. Need to read a lot so that takes... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
nezz39
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Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
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Had fun here but it was very busy and is in a very small building so it's very cramped. I enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
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With over 350 exhibits, this 9000 square foot museum has something for everyone. Interactive exhibits, an amazing Vortex Tunnel, Virginia's only Impossible LaseRace, Atomic Rush, stunning 4D movies, and a candy shop with 150 different flavors. Now...more
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1735 Richmond Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23185-2725
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came there Labor Day weekend with my young son and daughter. Bill was very kind to us and went out of his way to make this a fun experience for me and my kids. We even came back for putt putt later that afternoon....More

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Bill T, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hey there!, You are very kind and it was my pleasure. I enjoyed watching the kids explore all of our craziness especially the vortex tunnel:) Thank you so much for this wonderful review and your visit. We would love to see your beautiful family again...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dark vibe. Probably better for adults. Not a pleasant environment. This was our least favorite activity in Williamsburg.More

Thank Lori L
Bill T, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Lori, We are sorry to hear that you did not get the best out of your visit. We have 11 gallery's and over 350 exhibits with a wide range of so much to see and do. There's something for everyone. We do appreciate your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came with a huge group of teens and adults on choir tour and the Ripley's staff worked with us for every need and want (not many of those, but still). They accommodated us all going into the theater together before we toured the museum....More

Thank Evelyn C
Bill T, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there Evelyn, You are so kind and your group was great! It was fun for us watching everyone enjoying all the activities. We will always accommodate and take great care of any other large groups that may want to visit. We look forward to...More

Reviewed 7 September 2018

This is an interesting place to visit and doesn't take too long. Need to read a lot so that takes quite a bit of time. End up skipping some stuff because of that at least in terms of reading what it all is. It's a...More

Thank nezz39
Bill T, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

Hello there, Thanks for visiting us and checking out our interesting and fun Odditorium. We encourage everyone to take their time throughout our gallery's so you can take pics, touch and interact with our exhibits. We appreciate your review. Thank you, Bill

Reviewed 27 August 2018

Had fun here but it was very busy and is in a very small building so it's very cramped. I enjoyed myself but probably wont go back again.More

Thank rckk
Bill T, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Hello there, Glad to hear you had fun during your visit and sorry to hear you felt cramped. We are one of the top indoor attractions here in Williamsburg and tend to be busier on rainy days. There's always plenty of room for everyone to...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Needs updates/New displays. Gets very crowded/Staff should only allow a certain amount of people in at a time/ Let people in as guests exit to avoid overcrowding.

Thank TINKERBELLE0818
Bill T, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hello, We appreciate you visiting us and the review. Thank you Bill

Reviewed 12 August 2018

My wife, granddaughter, and I was visiting Williamsburg Va, and my granddaughter wanted to go to Ripley's, you go to a place like this to enjoy and have fun.Our visit to Ripley's was ruin when we walk in the door and encountered the guy at...More

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Bill T, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hello, We are truly sorry if you experienced any customer service that was not great. We pride ourselves here at Ripley's with giving great customer service to ALL our guests that visit us. We love to see everyone have a great time interacting with our...More

Reviewed 9 August 2018

The exhibits here were really cool and some of the most fun. Ripley's takes great care to present the strange and unusual in a way that is respectful and educational. This location is family friendly, clean, and has activities for all ages.

Thank Seth T
Bill T, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hey there Seth, Indoor fun is what we are all about. Thank you for your visit and a great review! Thank you Bill

Reviewed 25 July 2018

Interesting fun exhibits for all ages. Thank goodness for their A/C. Kids, even the teens, enjoyed it very much.

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Bill T, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2018

Hello, Fun for all ages is what Ripley's is all about!:) Thank you so much for the great review and your visit. Thank you Bill

Reviewed 18 July 2018

We had a terrible experience from a ridiculous movie with water sprayed on our scared children and shockingly horrible exhibits of shrunken heads and a fake dead body hanging off a rope. This is neither interesting nor family friendly. We left quickly after the laser...More

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Bill T, General Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Hi there, Sorry to hear about your children being scared of some of the 4D water effects and some exhibits. Our 4D theater is known for the water, snow, bubbles effects and more. Thank you for your review and visit. Thank you, Bill

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Response from babylonjj | Reviewed this property |
You can purchase tickets when you get there.
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Yes. Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover are all acce3ptable on the website.
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Response from relique2005 | Reviewed this property |
There were only a couple of other people in the building when we went and no one was playing the laser game. We just played until we didn't want to play anymore.
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