Perched atop Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, Hollywood Boulevard’s resident dinosaur is rawring with pride in a fabulous new outfit!

Celebrating Dino-versity

In the spirit of Pride, Ripley’s EqualiT-REX is an extension of our celebration of differences and diversity.

Along with featuring incredible artifacts, historic relics, and pop culture memorabilia, Ripley’s is committed to fostering inclusivity by uplifting people who accomplish extraordinary feats, including folks in the LGBTQ+ community.

Achieving the unbelievable is an admirable feat, and to do so in the face of adversity is all the more remarkable!

Ripley’s well-dressed dino is not only ready to welcome the LA Pride Parade, but also the opening of a limited-time exhibit highlighting Marilyn Monroe!

RAWR with Pride

An Exhibit You Don’t Want To Miss

That’s right, beginning Memorial Day weekend, Marilyn Monroe’s historic “Happy Birthday” dress — now also Kim Kardashian’s 2022 Met Gala look — will be on display at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Hollywood!

Come see the sparkle of Monroe’s dress firsthand and get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of Kim’s Met Gala look. You are not going to want to miss the variety of memorabilia from Marilyn Monroe and John F. Kennedy also included in this exhibit!

See the Dress

You can see THE dress up close at the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! in Hollywood for a limited time beginning Memorial Day weekend!

Not near Hollywood, California? Although Ripley’s T. rex is pretty much attached to its roof, the “Happy Birthday” dress — now valued at over $10 million — will be touring Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Attractions worldwide through 2023! Stay tuned as it could soon come to a Ripley’s Believe It or Not! near you!

To learn more about about the exhibit and ticketing, visit:


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