Hollywood has re-opened!

Hollywood has re-opened!

After much anticipation, Hollywood’s Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum is open to the public! Come and Visit the home to weird class family fun, where you can explore 2 floors with ALL NEW galleries, shows and nearly 300 unusual and fascinating exhibits! more

Transformers Land in Hollywood!

Transformers Land in Hollywood!

These amazing Transformers are definitely more than meets the eye! Made entirely out of used card parts, standing almost 10′ tall and weighing over 1 ton, Ripley’s Transformer sculptures are truly unbelievable! more

Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson

The King of Pop made completely out of eye popping candy in amazing likeness. Our tribute to MJ. more

Welcome to Hollywood California!

Welcome to Hollywood California!

The famous Hollywood Boulevard includes such recognizable landmarks such as Grauman’s Chinese Theatre, Hollywood’s Walk of Fame, the Kodak Theater, and the awesome Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium! more

Ripley’s Odditorium in Hollywood, CA

Ripley’s Odditorium in Hollywood, CA

Come to Ripley’s and discover the unusual & the Bizarre where ‘truth is stranger than fiction.’ Come and see the museum that inspired the hit TV series. Explore 2 floors with 11 galleries, and nearly 300 unusual and fascinating exhibits. more

Come Inside the Ripley’s Museum

Come Inside the Ripley’s Museum

Well, don’t just stand there … come inside and take a fascinating journey inside the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! museum with hundreds of exhibits from all around the world! more

Tibetan Skull Bowl

Tibetan Skull Bowl

They love their ancestors so much that they make these bowls from the skulls of their dead. Touching isn’t it? more

The Queen Mary Exhibit

The Queen Mary Exhibit

The grandest, most magnificent ocean liner ever built. Over 1,019.5 ft in length and held together with more than 10 million rivets! more

The Amazing Mr. Ripley

The Amazing Mr. Ripley

Robert Ripley, the cartoonist, the explorer, the reporter, adventurer, illustrator, collector and seeker of the odd and unusual, is a man who lived a life that can only be summed up by the statement he himself created; “Believe It or Not!” more

  • Hollywood has re-opened!
  • Transformers Land in Hollywood!
  • Michael Jackson
  • Welcome to Hollywood California!
  • Ripley’s Odditorium in Hollywood, CA
  • Come Inside the Ripley’s Museum
  • Tibetan Skull Bowl
  • The Queen Mary Exhibit
  • The Amazing Mr. Ripley

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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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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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