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Ripley's Believe it or Not!

401 S Atlantic Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-4028
+1 410-289-5600
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A Must do for Everyone- at Least once when you go to OC, MD

KITSCHY, SCHLOCKY FUN that amazes, surprises, bewilders and amuses everyone. And, you might learn... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
George K
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Easton, Maryland
Ripley's....it is not only a fun place to visit, but does AMAZING community outreach!

Ripley's Believe it or Not! has worked with many schools to reward students for their work ethic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alexan D
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The newly renovated Ripley's Believe It or Not! includes new exhibits, more interactive expereinces and two floors of fun with our odd and unusual collection.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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401 S Atlantic Ave, Ocean City, MD 21842-4028
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"interesting exhibits"
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"lots of interesting things"
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"fun place to visit"
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"kids and adults"
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"all ages"
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"a lot of fun"
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"family vacation"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

KITSCHY, SCHLOCKY FUN that amazes, surprises, bewilders and amuses everyone. And, you might learn something from walking thru.. I went as a kid n returned to see what had changed- and it is 'updated' and yet still feels the same. its not expensive, it doesnt...More

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Audra E, Director of Sales at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear that you returned to see all of the changes that were made this year! We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ripley's Believe it or Not! has worked with many schools to reward students for their work ethic, perseverance, and good behavior. Each month, schools are excited to welcome representatives from Ripley's to present students with the Incredible Kid Award. Ripley's goes above and beyond to...More

Thank Alexan D
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Audra E, Director of Sales at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. We are so happy to be part of the schools and award the students. Over the last year we have awarded over 260 students and we do hope to grow this program more and more each year. We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My title says it all... some cool things to see but $57 for the 3 of us was a bit high, that did included the fun mirror maze but not again for $60...More

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Audra E, Director of Sales at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! Our combos are a great way to save money. Plus we do offer discount coupons in most area coupon books. With our Ripley's Believe It or Not and Mirror Maze combo your savings are $4.99 and with our Get It...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I stopped in to check out the newly remodeled Ripley's and wow it was wonderful! Very clean and every room was popping! The interactive area was fun and I had a hard time getting my kids to continue as they enjoyed playing...More

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Audra E, Director of Sales at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for coming in to see us and for your review! We are happy to hear that you had a great experience! We hope to see you again soon!!!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the newly renovated Ripley's on the boardwalk. My family enjoyed the experience very much! My eight year old daughter enjoyed the large Lite Brite to make designs. The newly renovated exhibits are fun and interactive! I would highly suggest making this museum a...More

Thank Sarah L
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Audra E, Director of Sales at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and for making Ripley's Believe It or Not a part of your vacation! We are happy to hear that you had a great experience! We do hope that we see you again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ripleys has recently renovated.... this is definitely new and improved and a must see when visiting ocean city!! Very family oriented and a fun time for ALL ages!! Stop by and check it out!!

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Audra E, Director of Sales at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and for making us a part of your day! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the renovation! We do hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Audra was amazing from initial contact throughout each part of the party. The mirror maze was fun and 3 of use were in the top 10 for the Lazer maze. Perfect timing, Audra appeared when we needed to go to the next stop. She even...More

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Audra E, Director of Sales at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you guys again for letting Ripley’s Believe It or Not be a part of Aidan’s birthday. Thank you for being a part of our first birthday party. We are so glad that you had a great time and we hope to see you again...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

We always visit OCMD in February for a Cheer Competition. We struggle to find entertainment this time of year. This was a great way to spend a cold afternoon

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Audra E, Director of Sales at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

We hope you had a great Cheer Competition this year. We will be doing a Grand Reopening on March 10 after a renovation. We hope you can come back soon to see us and the new exhibits!!

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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

We went with our 8 and 11 year old children on a busy summer afternoon at Ocean City. The price was a little high but once we got in- we had a blast! (Still, do wish it was a little cheaper though!) It wasn’t so...More

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Audra E, Director of Sales at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

We do hope that you will come back soon to see us! We do have coupons in most of the coupon books in Ocean City. We are completing a renovation and will have a Grand Reopening on March 10. We are excited to open a...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Its an ok attraction, best with younger kids. Its not very big but its a quality presentation. It does not seem to have changed much over the years, so probably a once and done visit.More

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Audra E, Director of Sales at Ripley's Believe it or Not!, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

We are happy to announce that we are completing a renovation that was started on January 2 of this year. We are having a Grand Reopening celebration on March 10. This is the largest renovation that this location has seen and we are happy to...More

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broadwaysusie
25 March 2018|
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Response from Kimberly K | Property representative |
Most kids love it! We have two very kid friendly galleries downstairs with lots of hands on fun. We also have some live exhibits in our “Believe It or Not Bugs” gallery that kids enjoy. We have taken out most of the scary... More
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lancaster4luvers
17 October 2017|
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Response from Kimberly K | Property representative |
We do have AAA discounts and a senior discount. If you have two people 55 and over, it is buy one get one for $10. That is the best discount. Thank you!
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ShivoniAlex
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Response from Kathy Y | Reviewed this property |
I never was to the one at Inner Harbor so all I can tell you about is the one in Ocean City Maryland. The one in OC is great. My grandsons loved it. Kathy Young Hummels Wharf, PA
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