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Ripley's Believe It or Not!

250 SW Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365-4535
+1 541-265-2206
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I thought it was okay, but the young kids seemed to love it.

We bought the three-attraction pass which seemed like a good deal. It will save you quite a bit of... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
greenspratley
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Surrey, Canada
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You have to have a sense of humor....

My husband and I were in Newport on a rainy day and were offered a three way access pass to... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Laura K
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Vacaville, California
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250 SW Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365-4535
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We bought the three-attraction pass which seemed like a good deal. It will save you quite a bit of money if you want to see all three exhibits. We visited Ripley’s first. It is certainly interesting, but two members of our foursome found it to...More

Thank greenspratley
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were in Newport on a rainy day and were offered a three way access pass to Ripley’s the Wax Museum and an underwater garden all located next to each other on the Newport Waterfront. On a whim, we said yes as...More

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed Ripley’s. A lot of fun facts. Located close to the wax museum and undersea gardens which made seeing all of them very convenient. Also there were sea lions basically right across the street so they were seen and heard up close and personal.

Thank Stacy H
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Bought a groupon so went ahead. Good for little kids. I enjoyed the pics of Taylor Swift & Michael Jackson made out of chewing gum.

Thank travelchick55
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Well, I wanted to go and I went. It was pretty cheesy, but then I guess I knew it would be before I went. It was an OK way to spend about 20 minutes. Perhaps kids would like it better? There wasn't a lot to...More

Thank mountainsara
Reviewed 7 August 2017

My husband and I purchased a combo ticket package through Groupon for Ripleys, Wax works, and the Undersea Gardens. We enjoyed our visit to Newport and seeing all that the museums had to offer. Sure, seeing it once is enough to likely hold you over...More

Thank BeeGail
Reviewed 5 August 2017

My daughter and I went in - mostly because it's a place my parents would never take my brothers and I due to the cost vs benefit. It is tired with some interesting stuff but not great. The most fun we had was dancing in...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We are sure this would be fun for first time visitors. We thought there may be some new items and went again, with about 7 years in between visits, but nothing really new.

Thank Charity131
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Interesting exhibits, corny displays and some unbelievable trivia. Stiil, we took our time and spent almost an hour there. My favorite was the dance screen. Got my boogie on.

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

It tends to rain a lot in Oregon, so this is a fun diversion on a rainy day. The exhibits are old but still interesting. Fun facts - many are very strange. Plan on about an hour.

Thank Nicole W
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mustanggal24
31 May 2017|
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Response from Lisa L | Reviewed this property |
It's not really a dog-friendly layout.
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Denise W
11 February 2017|
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Response from 3Twinkles3 | Reviewed this property |
Ripley's is part of Mariner Square. There are 3 attractions in Mariner Square. The adult price for a single attraction is $14.99 or you can visit all 3 for $24.99.
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Response from JER Z | Reviewed this property |
Each Attraction for a reasonable visit will take less than 1 hour, I would say Ripples has the most interest and a little more than an hour if you read the information ...
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