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Ripley's Believe It or Not! Baltimore

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Address: 301 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21202-1037
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Ripley's Believe it or Not! Baltimore is located in the heart of...

Ripley's Believe it or Not! Baltimore is located in the heart of Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Come see over 13,000 square feet of the odd and weird world of Ripley's, where truth is stranger then fiction. Experience over 500 exhibits from all over the world, over 100 interactives, our 4D Moving Theater, and the Marvelous Mirror Maze. Ripley's has been proudly freaking out families for over 90 years. Why just say it? See it!

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Our family had a groupon to use for all 3 attractions. First, the oddities attraction was very informative. Lots of things interactive. So much stuff to read and enjoy. Second... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Catonsville, Maryland
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Catonsville, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our family had a groupon to use for all 3 attractions. First, the oddities attraction was very informative. Lots of things interactive. So much stuff to read and enjoy. Second, there's the mirror maze. This was lots of fun. My 18 year old enjoyed as much as my 8 year old. The mirror maze was designed for you to feel... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are looking for a place to kill a little time, this is for you. It is filled with interesting, if odd, exhibits, just as you expect from the name of the place. I was most impressed with the space dedicated to the Hogwarts building made of matches. Quite well done. I wouldn't visit again, but I enjoyed it... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a fun place to visit. The moving theater is fun, there's a mirror maze that's a little challenging, and plenty to check out in the museum.

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Plainview, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

the kids loved it, made some good pictures! the 4D movie was great but short, it is a great Sunday attraction with the family.

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Cedarville, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are lots to see at Ripley's. A T-Rex made out of Pop-Tart wrappers and Hogwarts made out of matchsticks are two that come to mind. There are plenty of creative and weird things to see here. The 4D theater was neat and not too long and the maze was surprisingly challenging.

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Inwood, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many things to see and explore. Buying the 3-way combo ticket was perfect. The Moving Movie was such fun and the Mirror Maze was perfect.

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Strasburg, VA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This attraction had a wide variety of unusual items. There are paintings made from grease, statues of various people and even a replica of Hogwarts made from match sticks. Inside are other attractions you can purchase separately. The moving theater is fun for toddlers on up. They also have was hand statues you can make and a mirror maze. Recommend... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time getting lost in the Mirror Maze, and enjoyed the theater and museum as well. We spent about 2 hours walking through the whole place, and the staff even allowed us to stay 20 minutes past closing time so we could finish the experience. If we had that much fun, I'm sure kids of all ages... More 

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National Harbor, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Used the "FREE" CharmCity busses to see the Fort McHenry and the Famous Lexington Market. Also visited the Light Street Market and Johns Hopkins Hospital. Wonderful

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Leesburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Had an awesome time here with my wife. We spent about an hour and really enjoyed it. I only got the odditorium which is the main museum, but I regret not getting the mirror maze which looks like it would have been fun. All in all, you will not regret coming here, especially in a cold day where there is... More 

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