Welcome to Ripley’s Attractions in Gatlinburg

Welcome to Ripley’s Attractions in Gatlinburg

Visit the strangest place in Gatlinburg! Ripley’s Believe It or Not! has been proudly freaking out families for over 90 years. Come and see the museum that inspired the hit TV series. more

New, Amazing & Interactive!

New, Amazing & Interactive!

New Exhibits! 2 New Galleries! New Interactives! Awesome!             more

Everything Mother Nature Left Behind!

Everything Mother Nature Left Behind!

This two headed calf is one of many odd and bizarre samples of creatures you will find inside our museum! more

Amazing Artifacts from Around the Globe!

Amazing Artifacts from Around the Globe!

Robert Ripley traveled throughout the world collecting the most amazing artifacts and oddities from the four corners of the earth … like this Tibetan Skull Bowl! more

Ripley’s 5D Moving Theater

Ripley’s 5D Moving Theater

Two new action-packed films with continuous showings. Feel the chill of Snow Ride and the excitement of Cosmic Race! REAL D (The new 3D) digital technology, the same 3D magic used in The Hobbit, Wreck-It Ralph, Hotel Transylvania, Frankenweenie and many more!   more

Ripley’s Candy Factory

Ripley’s Candy Factory

Every type of candy you can imagine! From pucker powder to every flavor of jelly-beans. You mix & match! more

Ripley’s Marvelous Mirror Maze

Ripley’s Marvelous Mirror Maze

Hundreds of Mirrors with LED lighting and digital sound! Can you find your way out? more

Ripley’s Mini-Golfs

Ripley’s Mini-Golfs

Two beautifully landscaped, 18-hole courses will amaze and delight you with animated and interactive displays throughout! more

Ripley’s Haunted Adventure

Ripley’s Haunted Adventure

Ripley’s Haunted Adventure is a multi-million dollar haunted house featuring live actors, animatronics and bone chilling special effects. more

Guinness World Records Museum

Guinness World Records Museum

Guinness world records are brought to life through incredible displays, cool interactive games and trivia, themed galleries and video productions! New Interactives and Challenges to test you skills!   more

  • Welcome to Ripley’s Attractions in Gatlinburg
  • New, Amazing & Interactive!
  • Everything Mother Nature Left Behind!
  • Amazing Artifacts from Around the Globe!
  • Ripley’s 5D Moving Theater
  • Ripley’s Candy Factory
  • Ripley’s Marvelous Mirror Maze
  • Ripley’s Mini-Golfs
  • Ripley’s Haunted Adventure
  • Guinness World Records Museum

News of the Odd from Ripley's Blog

What Is It Like to Hallucinate?

What Is It Like to Hallucinate?

Sensory Deprivation & R.E.S.T Perhaps you think that hallucinations only occur due to the effects of drugs or because of mental illness. As it turns out, there are a few other scenarios that could spark a hallucination in a person’s mind. One of those is sensory deprivation. It’s noisy out there! In today’s world it […]

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Every Day This Week Can Be Written The Same Forwards & Backwards

Every Day This Week Can Be Written The Same Forwards & Backwards

Calendar Palindrome If you write the date in a 5-digit month/day/year format, this entire week can be written the same forwards and backwards! Mind Blown? [image_border img="http://www.ripleys.com/weird/files/2014/04/mind-blown.jpg" caption="" pos="center" border="true" buffer="true" /] Then be prepared to have your mind blown ALL THE TIME! Not that Rare There are palindromes all over the place! Just pick […]

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Jellyfish in Space!

Jellyfish in Space!

Extraterrestrials

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Reality Shock!

Reality Shock!

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29 Of The Most Spectacular Frogs You Have Ever Seen

29 Of The Most Spectacular Frogs You Have Ever Seen

Ribbit Ribbit If you live in North America, bullfrogs are a common sight. They are green and brown, and live in freshwater ponds and marshes… aka, swamps. They are not what most people would call majestic creatures. However, there is a whole other world of frogs that are stunningly jaw dropping! Here are a few […]

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