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Ripley's Believe It or Not! San Antonio

301 Alamo Plz, San Antonio, TX 78205-2605
+1 210-224-9299
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This place never fails to be entertaining. Great place to visit if you haven't been before, or have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Holly N
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The Colony, Texas
Totally ODD 😀

This place was everything it advertised itself to be. It had something’s that freaked me out, only... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Kenneth T
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Experience three unique attractions including the authentically unbelievable Ripley's Believe It or Not! Odditorium, the exciting movies that you ride at Ripley's 4D Moving Theater and our larger-than-life Louis Tussaud's WaxWorks. Since 1918, our Believe It or Not Odditoriums have showcased the eclectically bizarre collection of Robert Ripley. We have carried on Ripley's tradition of scouring the globe for the world's most unbelievable exhibits. Authentic shrunken heads, two-headed animals and, a 19th century vampire killing kit only scratches the surface of what's behind the doors of Ripley's San Antonio.
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good36%
  • Average26%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“wax museum” (128 reviews)
“combo ticket” (16 reviews)
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301 Alamo Plz, San Antonio, TX 78205-2605
Downtown
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+1 210-224-9299
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place never fails to be entertaining. Great place to visit if you haven't been before, or have never really read any of the Ripley's books (or watched the show religiously, as I did growing up). If you have done any of the prior, might...More

Thank Holly N
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This place was everything it advertised itself to be. It had something’s that freaked me out, only reason I can’t give it full points, but so very cool. Get the triple pass and do the Wax Museum as well. You’ll be glad you did!

Thank Kenneth T
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Take all the time you need, you can learn a lot and be amazed! Buy the 3 in one ticket and go to all three facilities, their haunted section is really well done, (no spoilers). You can spend hours and just keep walking around!

1  Thank Samuel K
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Fun for all especially the kids. Lots of hands on activities. Loads to look at. Takes about 2 hours if reading along the walls.

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Ripley's in every city is fun to go to, but the layout of the San Antonio location makes it so awesome. Great viewing of oddities over the years and I will definitely go back over and over again.

Thank SusieV63
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We really loved this. You can buy 1 ticket to view 3 of their facilities (which are all next to each other). The ticket is good for several days so you don't have to do it all at once. Great entertainment for the family!!!!

Thank Sonja M
Reviewed 1 September 2017

My family enjoys visiting Ripley's when we are in San Antonio. It is located right across the street from the Alamo. It is something fun for kids and adults too. You walk around different rooms with all kinds of interesting fun facts. There are 3...More

Thank Lisa2017Stockton
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We had a fun time viewing the statues. Bonus points for all the Avengers characters. AC was working which was a plus!

Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

My son and husband loved this. There were lots of very interesting exhibits and we spent hours reading and interacting with the amazing collection of history. We got tickets which included 6 activities which made the price interesting. Probably for kids about 8 and over....More

Thank MathosJ
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped here while in San Antonio for our sons Graduation from Air Force Basic training. It filled up a few hours of time and it was a nice, cool way to spend a bit of time together, especially with how hot it was outside! It...More

Thank Gerryandsandie
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Yes, the military discount is really good.
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Derrick W
1 March 2016|
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Response from Tiffany L | Reviewed this property |
You can bring a stroller they have elevators at ripley's and They told us you can't get the military discount online when we went, but it was worth waiting for the discount
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