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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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Better for small kids

We've been here loads of times, but it's losing it's charm. Not many updates and everything is a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
lscordis
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Ronan, Montana
Interesting but short.

The information is very interesting. It was a bit dark so let your eyes adjust to the low light... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
olboodog
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“wax works” (28 reviews)
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250 SW Bay Blvd, Newport, OR 97365-4535
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+1 541-265-2206
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"a lot of fun"
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"sea lions"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've been here loads of times, but it's losing it's charm. Not many updates and everything is a bit tired and worn. Still fun, but a bit expensive. The gift shop is a must though. Most of the older stuff will be lost on the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The information is very interesting. It was a bit dark so let your eyes adjust to the low light. It's obvious that they tried to add special effects to some of the displays but they are a bit cheesy and are lacking any form of...More

Thank olboodog
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ripleys believe it or not , undersea gardens , and wax works all for 24.95 per adult ! Ripleys is amazing !! I can't imagine how someone could give this place a bad review go see it awesome cheap and worth every penny kids will...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed this. Lots of interesting, funny things to look at, and it was very wheelchair friendly. Staff was super nice too. We got their discount package, so we got to see the wax museum and aquarium also, at a much cheaper rate.

Thank Henry B
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

I didn’t want to go here, but my husband and kids (9,6) wanted to. We found a Groupon for $63 that allowed us access to Ripley’s, the wax museum and the Under the Sea gardens. It was much cheaper to do it this way, then...More

Thank kelseymacdonald45
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

I only visited because family members insisted. It's kinda interesting but I would recommend spending your money on other attractions NOT on the bayfront.

Thank jjtbody
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

The best display of the balloon bomb story is at the Klamath county museum in Klamath Falls, Oregon. You will be impressed!

Thank Sandy C
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

For those that remember Ripley's as a tv show or print in newspapers, its a blast from the past down memory lane. Its the last gasp of freak shows and oddities that hasn't changed in 20 years. If you haven't ever seen it, its worth...More

Thank Kitty B
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Locate on the bay front. Many unbelievable items. Parking is not very handy. Nice gift shop that is shared with Wax Works.

Thank sgstrauss1
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Reviewed 26 March 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed Ripley’s, but I do like weird, odd things lol. There was a lot to see, but it was quite short to get through. Did the 3 pack with the Wax and undersea gardens. Only took about 2hrs to do all 3. Worth...More

Thank Alana Z
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Bobbie S
26 February 2018|
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Response from greenspratley | Reviewed this property |
sorry, the third one should read age 4 and under free
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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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