Price: $285; $235 ages 21 and under
Address: 234 W. 42nd St. - 212-398-3133
Looking for places to watch the ball drop on New Year’s Eve in New York City? What about the heart of Times Square?
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square offers an unbelievable New Year’s Eve celebration designed with the entire family in mind. Guests can explore over 18,000 square feet of themed galleries featuring 500 unique artifacts in addition to a Fire-breathing opening act, premium open bar and hors d'oeuvres, DJ spinning the latest hits on the dance the floor, Champagne toast at midnight for adults and additional family-friendly entertainment such as face-painting and magic shows; popcorn and cotton candy for kids. VIP tables/service also available.
Children ages 10 and up are welcome; all children 17 and under must be accompanied by an adult (over the age of 21)
For more info, visit www.ripleysnewyork.com.
Venue Description: Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square Odditorium is the oddest place in NYC! Ripley's features an extensive collection of more than 500 unusual, bizarre and astonishing oddities, ranging from the 24 shrunken heads, to a six-legged cow, and a 3,197 lb. meteorite. Ripley's is the embodiment of one man's endless fascination with our world, illustrating his belief that fact is stranger than fiction. Be in awe of these weird and unusual artifacts in over twenty themed galleries, compassing two floors. Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square Odditorium appeals to basic human curiosity and desire to know more about the strange and unusual that exists in this world. Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square Odditorium is located at 234 W. 42nd St. between Seventh & Eighth Avenues. It is open 365 days a year, from 9am-1am, with the last ticket being sold at 12:00 midnight. Ripley's Times Square is handicapped accessible. Wheelchairs are available upon request at the admission desk on a first-come, first-served basis. Since a number of the exhibits are priceless and simply cannot be replaced if damaged, there is no outside food, bubble gum or beverages allowed inside. Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square Odditorium is available to host private & corporate events, as well as groups including schools and camps. Competitive group pricing is available for parties of 15 or more and only available to those who book in advance. Guided tours are available. To schedule a guided tour or for more information please call 212-398-3133.