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Ripley's Believe It or Not!

800 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3247
+1 865-436-5096
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Unexpected!

We had an absolutely great time in their as a couple, can't wait to bring the kids. I think it was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
LeMarr H
Kids love it

cant say enough of how much fun the kids had, we will return and do the attractions we missed. so... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
c0llegestati0n
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The only place in Gatlinburg where you'll find shrunken heads, a 12ft tall superhero sculpture made of scrap car parts, an authentic vampire killing kit, one-of-a-kind artwork, tons of hands-on interactives, and a wicked spinning vortex tunnel!
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  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“ripley's museum” (25 reviews)
“wax hand” (24 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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800 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3247
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+1 865-436-5096
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"interesting things"
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"ripley's museum"
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"wax hand"
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"interesting place"
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"neat things"
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"interactive exhibits"
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"package deal"
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"take your time"
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"rainy day"
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"all ages"
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"other attractions"
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"whole family"
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"little pricey"
in 19 reviews
"a lot of fun"
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"oddities"
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Reviewed yesterday

We had an absolutely great time in their as a couple, can't wait to bring the kids. I think it was just remodeled and opened up. It had 3 stories of interesting and interactive things to do. Surprise in the bathroom mirror LOL. We loved...More

Thank LeMarr H
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Reviewed 2 days ago

cant say enough of how much fun the kids had, we will return and do the attractions we missed. so much to do in a week

Thank c0llegestati0n
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So we spent $25 per person to see this newly renovated Ripley’s so we had some expectations and I personally was a bit disappointed. There were some pretty neat things to see & some interactive things to do but if you’ve seen it once it’s...More

Thank Rhonda R
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I were excited to see that the remodel of the Ripley's museum was finally completed, so we made a trip to Gatlinburg to check it out. They had completely changed the exterior of the building, as well as changing the layout of...More

Thank CaptainPandora
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Mollie B
25 May 2018|
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Response from scottaC4218ND | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is still under upgrade - it was closed in February. Here is the contact info for the Odditorium: Phone (865) 436-5096
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billy c
27 December 2016|
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Response from Suzanne D | Property representative |
We don't have a coupon on-line for just the museum. There are coupons in the market for $1 off, but the best deal that we have right now is the "Thank you for traveling" special which is $5 off any upick combination ticket... More
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dacranjel
10 December 2016|
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Response from RASMPhillips | Property representative |
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies and the other Ripley's / Guinness attractions in Gatlinburg did survive the wildfires. Most of the businesses and attractions on the Parkway in town survived and opened for business yesterday... More
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