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

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The Weirdest Easters

The Weirdest Easters

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Bring us your Bizarre!

Bring us your Bizarre!

Join Edward Meyer, VP Exhibits & Archives at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Panama City Beach, Florida on April 25th & 26th for the Bizarre Buying Bazaar! Ripley’s is touring the land searching for the best bizarre items. Search your attics, homes, garages, cars, and collections to see if you have a hidden treasure! Are […]

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24 Spectacular Images of the Salty Sivash Lagoons

24 Spectacular Images of the Salty Sivash Lagoons

The Rotten Sea Just south of Ukraine, between the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov, is the Crimean Peninsula. Separating the Crimean Peninsula from the mainland is a very unique system of lagoons and swamps called the Sivash Lagoons.

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Mmm Mmm Bugs

Mmm Mmm Bugs

4 Delicious Bug Dishes Interesting Foods has long been a staple of our annual Ripley’s Believe It or Not! books. Inside this delectable chapter are always a few bug noshes to stir your hunger. Here are 4 delicious bug dishes from our latest book, Dare to Look! [image_border img="http://www.ripleys.com/weird/files/2014/02/from-our-book.jpg" caption="" pos="center" border="true" buffer="true"] Bug Pizza […]

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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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