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Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

601 E Palace Pkwy, Grand Prairie, TX 75050-2322
+1 972-263-2391
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Meh, just ok...

The hype to this place isn't all its cracked up to be. The exhibits were fun, but short. The place... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Annie S
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Harleton, Texas
Good for kids and adults

This place is good if you know what you are in for. They had a big wax museum portion if you are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Armenius919
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Lima, Peru
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Experience our unique attractions including Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium, a state-of-the-art 7D Moving Theater, our mind-bending Mirror Maze, our challenging LaseRace, our sweet Candy Factory, and meet the stars at Louis Tussauds Palace of Wax
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“wax museum” (109 reviews)
“mirror maze” (75 reviews)
“gift shop” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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601 E Palace Pkwy, Grand Prairie, TX 75050-2322
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The hype to this place isn't all its cracked up to be. The exhibits were fun, but short. The place is a little pricey. If it would have been cheaper, I would have given it 5 stars.

Thank Annie S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is good if you know what you are in for. They had a big wax museum portion if you are into that. I would bring a camera to enjoy taking pictures with some of the exhibits. Take your time with each exhibit to...More

Thank Armenius919
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to admit that I went in to this not having read reviews, thinking "this is going to suck." No it didn't! It is pricey, about $22-$35/adult, but pretty good. The kids loved it. Just like any other museum, adults can read interesting things...More

Thank drdave75
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kids loved it. Priced reasonably for a family of 4. We loved the mirror maze. All types of wax figures. Great location. Not far from the Verizon theater and lone star park. We had a great time.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had this as an activity for our family reunion. So we had various ages from 2 to 72 and let me say we all had a great time. We laughed and giggled and explored like we were all kids. We broke up in groups...More

Thank CDarrett
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I came here for the day and it was a blast! We did the believe it or not, wax museum and then the moving theater. It all was awesome. I would say anyone from all ages could spend the day here and...More

Thank Amber S
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We had some time to kill on our last day in Dallas having finished all the planned stuff early and decided to go to Ripley's Believe it or not. For $12 a person I was hoping for more stuff but what was there was enjoyable....More

1  Thank jaungren
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The kids will really love this place. Be patient though. It takes approximately one hour to get through all of the viewings.

Thank pauldZ9967VA
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This place was tons of fun and had plenty to do. We easily spent a few hours in here and left ready to go home and relax. They have all of the up to date wax figures, lots of history, all of the presidents, Jesus,...More

Thank kionnam2017
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Very cool exhibits and artifacts. We have been to Ripley's museums before and we really enjoyed this one. The gift shop was also nice. It had a wide variety of things to choose from. My only complaint was that it felt a little short.

Thank Jennifer B
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sugar2sugars
I plan on getting my ticket through groupon it says its five dollars extra for the mirror maze and other things does that mean I can do each one for 5 extra or just one?
5 September 2016|
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Each one
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Debbie C
Is there an area that serves food?
14 August 2016|
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Response from Dave M | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is
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Anniebowenfisher
How long will it take to do all the attractions you offer at this location?
21 July 2016|
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Response from RADPrincipal | Reviewed this property |
About three hours, if you don't want to rush through everything.
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