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Ripley's Believe It or Not - Times Square

234 West 42nd Street, New York City, NY 10036
+1 929-283-9310
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Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square
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Ripley's Believe it Or Not and Dining Experience in Times Square
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Hop-On Hop-Off Ferry with Gulliver's Gate Admission
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Located in the heart of New York City, Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square brings people of all ages face-to-face with the world's most unbelievable curiosities. With more than 500 hundred rare artifacts, astonishing relics, and thrilling interactive exhibits, this one-of-kind attraction welcomes visitors to experience the unusual and unexpected. Only in Ripley's New York will families rediscover wonder around every corner. Featuring countless original pieces and galleries, including the new "Little Apple" room and Manhattan's only Laser Race, as well as "Believe It or Not" special events year-round, Ripley's Times Square offers guests unforgettable experiences that can only be found in New York. The museum also hosts a variety of options for groups including field trips, birthday parties, and scouting expeditions.
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  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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234 West 42nd Street, New York City, NY 10036
Midtown
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Reviewed yesterday

We are couple with 3 kids and visited the museum in July. It was just great visiting, the kids really like it, especially the tunnel with all the surrounding lights. The exhibits are weird and wonderful for all ages. The place seems too old and...More

Thank Shlolvy
Reviewed 1 week ago

As always this Ripleys will not disappoint. Near Times Square. I used a Groupon immediately and for a super discount. We had a couple of hours to wait before a dinner reservation and it was raining. So, I looked on Groupon to solve out time...More

Thank thesteevesgroup
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

easy and fun, might be a bit expensive but overall it's ok. nice small stuff to watch and a few activities also. if you liked the show, this coul be of interest.

Thank Matan B
Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not - Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed the experience.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Too expensive for what they have, nothing to see.... We finished after 20 min. absolutely nothing interesting ... dirty place... old... yuck !!! don't waste your money

Thank olgafromny
Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not - Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your honest feedback. I am so sorry to hear that our attraction was not to your liking.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is kinda boring and you should spend time to read each and everything, and if you are not at the mood of reading don’t go there , it can be wasting time

Thank Tina A
Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not - Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed 6 November 2017

We only had a short time to visit before our show started. Would like to have had more time to take and really check everything out. Our ticket price was in our Gray Line tour package, so can not comment on the ticket price.

Thank Cheryl S
Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not - Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed the experience. I hope you have the chance to visit us again when you have more time to enjoy all of the exhibits.

Reviewed 5 November 2017

I went to Ripley's today in search of the Berlin wall since I had to take a photo of it! The Customer Service representative/ticket seller, Naya was extremely helpful and positive, especially during service rush hour! I was able to get my picture as well...More

Thank Caroline C
Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not - Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. I am so glad that you enjoyed the attraction and our exhibits. We'll be sure to share your feedback with Naya!

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

After visiting web page i want to go there to see all amazing thing and my kids wanted to try the lasers. But inside i a little boring. First You have feeling that everything is old and not in good condition. The mirrors are dirty...More

Thank Tomek W
Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not - Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your feedback. I am sorry to hear that your visit did not meet your expectations. I am sorry if any of the instructions on how to start the LaseRace were unclear.

Reviewed 2 November 2017

Went there with my family. It is located not too far away from Times Square area. Long story short, I think this place is overpriced. Contents are enjoyable for all the different ages but considering the contents they have, it is definitely overpriced. Is this...More

Thank Toooooooomo
Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not - Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us. I am sorry that you felt our attraction was overpriced. Customer service is very important to us and I apologize if anyone treated you unprofessionally. We will certainly be taking measures to prevent...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is a musium with a difference it as the extra ordinary things like a lanm with 2 heads a bearded lady and a lock of elvis presleys hair and over 50 more unusual items for you to enjoy but there are also a few...More

Thank Shaun A
Andrew A, Manager at Ripley's Believe It or Not - Times Square, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the experience. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review.

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Mathew T
9 December 2017|
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Response from Chithalka_Ambrose | Reviewed this property |
2 hours but depending on how long to want to go to detail on teh exhibits
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Teddy_Llong
26 October 2017|
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Response from Shaun A | Reviewed this property |
We bought the hop on hop off bus pass with 5 attractions included and got free entries to ripleys Very good musium
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Robin K
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Response from Donelluk | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay in replying. Yes you can buy tickets online. Tickets are valid for one year from the time of purchase
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