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FAQ

Can I purchase tickets online?

Yes, Click Here to purchase tickets and skip the line!

Do I need to make a reservation or book a time slot?

Reservations are not required! Tickets are valid for one year from date of purchase.

Click here to buy online!

Do I have to print my tickets if I purchased them online?

No, tickets do not need to be printed. You will be able to retrieve your tickets directly from your phone once you receive them in your email.

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept cash, American Express, Discover, Mastercard, and Visa. No personal checks.

Do you offer group rates?

Discounted rates are available for any group of 10 or more paying guests. Reserve your rate today! Please see our Group Page for more information.

Can I set up a class trip?

Field Trips are always welcome! We offer discounted rates for all students through high school and supplemental education materials for teachers and homeschooling guests.

We offer the following discounted rates for school trips:

Combo Ticket: Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium + Ripley’s Marvelous Mirror Maze

  • $12.00 per student
  • $17.00 per teacher/chaperone

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium

  • $11.00 per student
  • $16.00 per teacher/chaperone

Please see our Group Page for more information.

Do you host birthday parties?

Yes, we do! Please see our Group Page for more information.

What can I find inside?

The weirdest place in Ocean City! Inside the Ocean City Odditorium you will find everything from an authentic shrunken head to the world’s rarest egg, two-headed animals, a mind-warping tunnel, and unique works of art. The Odditorium consists of 16 themed galleries containing over 500 mind-boggling exhibits, oddities, and curiosities!

How long does it take to tour the Odditorium?

It takes approximately 1 to 2 hours to tour the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium.

Our Attractions are self-guided, allowing you to walk through at your own pace. Everyone’s experience is different. You can enjoy the Attraction leisurely or embark on a quick tour. Stay for as long or as little as you like!

Can I take pictures?

Pictures and video are encouraged! We have several great photo opportunities throughout the Odditorium; be sure to share your experience on social media and tag @RipleysBelieveItorNot so we can see your post!

Is the Odditorium wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the Odditorium is wheelchair and stroller friendly, with an elevator for guests to use.

Where can I park?

Paid parking prices vary throughout the year.

  • April 1 – October 1: Paid parking is available in the inlet parking lot.
  • October 2 – March 31: Parking is FREE Mondays – Thursdays and PAID Fridays – Sundays.

Guests also have the option of utilizing the Ocean City Public Transportation Buses.

There is also a Park and Ride one mile away from the Odditorium on the other side of the bridge. Guests can park their car for free and ride the bus for $3.00 over the bridge. The bus stop is two blocks away from the Odditorium.

Do you offer any discounts?

We offer 25% off for active military, veterans, and first responders. Their immediate family (spouses and children) receive 20% off.

AAA members receive $1 off adult tickets and $1 off child tickets.

To receive the discount please mention the savings upon arrival and show proper ID. This discount is only available at the ticket counter and cannot be purchased online.

Limited-time offers and promotions are shared via our mailing list. Sign up today!

Do you have a souvenir/gift shop?

Yes, we have a souvenir and gift shop located inside the Mirror Maze lobby.

Visit Us

ADDRESS

Pier Building on the Boardwalk
401 S. Atlantic Avenue
Ocean City, MD 21842

HOURS

FRIDAYS – SUNDAYS: Open at 10:00 a.m.
MONDAYS – THURSDAYS: CLOSED

QUESTIONS?

You can give us a call, send us an email, or drop us a line in the form below.

Phone: (410) 289-5600
Email: ocinfo@ripleys.com

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FAQ

Can I purchase tickets online?

Yes, Click Here to purchase tickets and skip the line!

Do I need to make a reservation or book a time slot?

Reservations are not required! Tickets are valid for one year from date of purchase.

Click here to buy online!

Do I have to print my tickets if I purchased them online?

No, tickets do not need to be printed. You will be able to retrieve your tickets directly from your phone once you receive them in your email.

What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept cash, American Express, Discover, Mastercard, and Visa. No personal checks.

Do you offer group rates?

Discounted rates are available for any group of 10 or more paying guests. Reserve your rate today! Please see our Group Page for more information.

Can I set up a class trip?

Field Trips are always welcome! We offer discounted rates for all students through high school and supplemental education materials for teachers and homeschooling guests.

We offer the following discounted rates for school trips:

Combo Ticket: Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium + Ripley’s Marvelous Mirror Maze

  • $12.00 per student
  • $17.00 per teacher/chaperone

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium

  • $11.00 per student
  • $16.00 per teacher/chaperone

Please see our Group Page for more information.

Do you host birthday parties?

Yes, we do! Please see our Group Page for more information.

What can I find inside?

The weirdest place in Ocean City! Inside the Ocean City Odditorium you will find everything from an authentic shrunken head to the world’s rarest egg, two-headed animals, a mind-warping tunnel, and unique works of art. The Odditorium consists of 16 themed galleries containing over 500 mind-boggling exhibits, oddities, and curiosities!

How long does it take to tour the Odditorium?

It takes approximately 1 to 2 hours to tour the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium.

Our Attractions are self-guided, allowing you to walk through at your own pace. Everyone’s experience is different. You can enjoy the Attraction leisurely or embark on a quick tour. Stay for as long or as little as you like!

Can I take pictures?

Pictures and video are encouraged! We have several great photo opportunities throughout the Odditorium; be sure to share your experience on social media and tag @RipleysBelieveItorNot so we can see your post!

Is the Odditorium wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the Odditorium is wheelchair and stroller friendly, with an elevator for guests to use.

Where can I park?

Paid parking prices vary throughout the year.

  • April 1 – October 1: Paid parking is available in the inlet parking lot.
  • October 2 – March 31: Parking is FREE Mondays – Thursdays and PAID Fridays – Sundays.

Guests also have the option of utilizing the Ocean City Public Transportation Buses.

There is also a Park and Ride one mile away from the Odditorium on the other side of the bridge. Guests can park their car for free and ride the bus for $3.00 over the bridge. The bus stop is two blocks away from the Odditorium.

Do you offer any discounts?

We offer 25% off for active military, veterans, and first responders. Their immediate family (spouses and children) receive 20% off.

AAA members receive $1 off adult tickets and $1 off child tickets.

To receive the discount please mention the savings upon arrival and show proper ID. This discount is only available at the ticket counter and cannot be purchased online.

Limited-time offers and promotions are shared via our mailing list. Sign up today!

Do you have a souvenir/gift shop?

Yes, we have a souvenir and gift shop located inside the Mirror Maze lobby.

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