Located in the heart of New York’s Time Square, the world-famous Ripley’s Believe It or Not is a one-of-its-kind museum. Created by Robert Ripley, a cartoonist, an explorer and a collector of the bizarre, the museum is spread over twenty themed galleries, spanning two floors. The majority of the exhibits in all of the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! odditoriums are based on the collections of oddities collected by Robert Ripley himself throughout his world travels.
Whether examining a six-legged cow, a lock of Elvis' hair, 24 shrunken heads, a section of the Berlin wall, or a life-size albino giraffe, the amazing Ripley's Believe It or Not collection proves that fact is indeed stranger than fiction!
A great day out for the entire family.
Ripley's Believe it or not! is located in Times Square - New York.
Ripley’s collections are spread out across two floors. The exhibits are housed in twenty theme-based galleries and you can take your time browsing through them.
Be prepared for some gut-wrenching artifacts though, as Ripley’s boasts the world’s largest private collection of shrunken heads belonging to the Jivaro Indians!
Other oddities include a life-size albino giraffe, a section of the Berlin Wall and a host of other weird artifacts.
See the Iron Maiden, hand carved from a tree trunk and adorned with 14 spikes placed strategically to pierce the eyes, heart and throat.
Your experience ends at the Ripley’s Believe It or Not!
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is open from 9:00am till 1:00am. Last admission is at midnight