Ripley's Haunted Adventure Gatlinburg

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Enter if You Dare

Discover what goes bump in the dark as live actors, special effects, and unexpected surprises keep you on your toes in this bone-chilling walk-through experience.

Face Your Fears

Take a step into the unknown, where fright lurks behind every corner — or maybe just the ones you least expect! Venture through the darkness as live actors keep you on your toes in this terrifyingly fun adventure.

What's New

There is always something new to discover at Ripley’s. With rotating exhibits, exciting events, and unique experiences, you can always expect the unexpected!

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Vote Us Best Aquarium!

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies is up for North America’s Best Aquarium by USA TODAY 10Best. We were voted #1 in 2019 and with your help, we can redeem the title for 2024.

You can vote once per day until Monday, May 13 to help us sail our way to victory!

Enhance Your Amazing Experience

Explore the world of Ripley's with a combo ticket and save! Experience the excitement of ten unbelievable family attractions in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.

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Get ready to make memories and experience the excitement of Ripley's Haunted Adventure, your one-stop destination for family fun!

Need to know

These big thrills come with a few requirements:

  • Due to the scary nature of the Haunted Adventure, it is not appropriate for small children.

  • Guests must be ages 6 and up to participate.

  • Children ages 6 to 11 must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Due to the use of strobe lights and fog machines, this experience may potentially trigger seizures for those with photosensitive epilepsy.

  • This attraction is not recommended for pregnant individuals.

Wonders You Have to See to Believe

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Ripley's Cartoon of the Day

April 15, 2024

Cartoon of the Day

A virophage is a virus that infects other viruses.

Ripley's Cartoon of the Day

Robert Ripley began the Believe It or Not! cartoon in 1918. Today, Kieran Castaño is the eighth artist to continue the legacy of illustrating the world's longest-running syndicated cartoon!