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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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Now I can say that I "been there".

We decided to bite the bullet and see Ripleys. It was ok, but I wouldn't recommend it to anyone. It... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ed H
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Georgetown, Texas
Wax Museum

Our Granddaughter stopped us walking by and so we went in. Saw Wax Museum. did not go to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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.
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good35%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“combo ticket” (16 reviews)
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301 Alamo Plz, San Antonio, TX 78205-2605
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We decided to bite the bullet and see Ripleys. It was ok, but I wouldn't recommend it to anyone. It was just a little too hokey.

Thank Ed H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Granddaughter stopped us walking by and so we went in. Saw Wax Museum. did not go to the attached "Believe it or not." They offered that as an extra, we turned down. They give a discount if you have a stub from the River...More

Thank michaelmR9532AB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited both the wax work museum and Ripleys in San Antonio while on a short trip to Texas. We had a great time in the wax work museum with our two young boys, who were particularly scared in the monster section. Ripley's was...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First off its very expensive. You may as well pay for all 3 experiences but we only wanted to do this one so we didnt. We did have a good time and there was a lot to see. The 2nd floor has a lot of...More

Thank Candis C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review is just for the Ripley's Museum, not the other associated attractions. My two kids begged my wife and I to take them here after passing by, and my own curiosity got the best of me. Certainly lots of unusual items and stories to...More

Thank Cory H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They charged me $47.61 for the 3D 10 minute show! This should be Ripoffs Believe It or Not! The show was to kiddie, not good like last year! Don't waist your money here. They might as well put a gun to your head!

Thank danielgkendall
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

We got a package deal to the Odditorium, the Haunted Adventure, and the Tomb Rider 3D while our Airman son was on leave fresh off of graduation from the Academy. The Odditorium was by far the most fun. So many cool exhibits, facts, photo ops,...More

Thank ICEHatchet
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Holy moley there are a lot of people. So this is a pretty cool place with very interesting pieces and things to explore! We went with 2 adults and 2 11 year old's and once inside it is a nut house. The place is packed...More

Thank Sariebarie
Reviewed 17 May 2017

My boys of 10 & 12 had a blast walking through the museum. There are many opportunities to take pictures with some of your favorite characters/celebrities and sometimes dress up clothes were offered as well. In the Harry Potter area you could put on the...More

Thank kf33
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Ripley's is just a place of really weird things. The family had fun but we paid about $60 for the four of us and it took several hours to walk through.

Thank Brian L
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marietiff86
do you offer military discounts for these attractions, if so how much would the prices be?
21 April 2016|
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Response from carlapettis | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the military discount is really good.
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Derrick W
I'm wanting to bring the family here for our vacation to San Antonio in mid March this year. I am thinking about getting the combo pass for all of us. I saw how I could buy the ticket online. I'm wondreing if there's a way to get the military discount online? Also, will I be able to bring a stroller with a 10 month old? Can we still enjoy everything with a 10 month old?
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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