From two-headed animals to a Transformer made of used car parts, Ripley's Believe It or Not! Gatlinburg justifies its name with more than 500 odd and interesting objects. The items are displayed in 12 themed galleries. Other attractions include an aquarium, a 3-D movie theater, and miniature golf courses. Get a little lost in the mirror maze as you try to find the candy factory in the center. Adults and kids older than six can get a thrill at the haunted house, staffed with live actors. Combination tickets offer a discount. Plan a Gatlinburg trip in moments using our itinerary builder.
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Gatlinburg Reviews
Spent about two and a half hours there. Many interactive things to do. Enjoyed the mirrors and the crime scene. Got a good picture of my granddaughters and I behind bars. Lot of fun. more »
Very interesting museum. I Recommend you check it out if you are into seeing odd things. You start on the third floor and trek your way from top to bottom. Elevator sounds like it needs work though. W... more »
There were many neat things to see here and it kept our family of 5 busy for an hour or two. Clean and well kept. We purchased the combo ticket and we consider it money well spent. We're glad we visited! Recommend this for adult and young children alike! Great indoor activity if it you end up caught in the frequent summer showers here.
Spent 2+ hours there and it could have been longer if not crunched for time. Best to buy combo deal vs only entry as many site seeing packages are offered. Located in the middle of everything to walk, see, and do on the street. So much to read and do. Even a 5 year old found it interesting and interactive. The pic included is an on hands manipulation in creating lakes and mountains of various sizes, shapes, and elevation pending your imagination in a visual sand box! Really cool... Could have played with it much longer than we did! One of many things for kids and adults to do.
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