Ready to experience one of the more unusual New York City tourist attractions? Fact is stranger than fiction at Ripley's Times Square, and with over 17,000 square feet of the 'unbelievable' to explore, you'll have endless mind-boggling fodder.

Visit Ripley's Believe It or Not!® Times Square with a New York Explorer Pass

  • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
  • 20 themed galleries full of hands-on exhibits to experience 
  • See shrunken heads, Elvis' hair, and Luke Skywalker's lightsaber
  • Brave spinning vortex rooms and watch daredevil stunts
  • Your pass gives you access to many more attractions in New York, so don't forget to check them out

Take yourself on a self-guided adventure around the out-of-this-world exhibits and discover everything from shrunken heads to six-legged cows. There's plenty of unusual artifacts and pieces of history too - feast your eyes on a real lock of Elvis' hair, a piece of the Berlin Wall, and an authentic collection of Olympic flames.

Hours of Operation

Daily: 9AM - 1 AM (last ticket is sold at midnight).

Closings & Holidays

Open 365 days-a-year.

Know before you go

Getting In: Present your New York Explorer Pass at the Ripley's Believe It or Not!® Times Square admission desk.

Getting there

Ripley's Believe It or Not!® Times Square

US, NY, New York, 10036, 234 West 42nd Street, Times Square,


234 West 42nd Street, Times Square,
New York, NY 10036
United States

Closest Subway Stop

A, C, E, or S trains to Port Authority/42nd Street; 1, 2, 3, N, R, Q, or 7 trains to Times Square/42nd Street