Price: There is no cost to participate. Admission to Ripley's museum is $29.95 for adults and $22.95 for children.
Address: 234 W. 42nd St. - 212-398-3133
Celebrate National Ice Cream Day at Ripley’s Times Square and taste one of five unbelievable flavors (made by Max and Mina’s Ice Cream in Queens, NY) – Herring, Cayenne Carmel, and Pickle among them – for a chance to earn half-priced admission to the 42nd Street Attraction.
Guests who spin the Wheel of Ice “Screams” get a free sample cone and can earn half-priced admission by completing their designated challenge (or at least give it a good shot), which includes a blind taste test and mystery toppings, to name a few. There is no cost to participate.
From there, venture into Ripley’s Times Square museum with 18,000 square feet of artifacts and interactive exhibits to explore. Hang from the Empire State Building like King Kong for a fun photo in the new “Little Apple” exhibit, race the clock – and each other – in the impossible LaseRace and more! Admission is $29.95 for adults and $22.95 for children.
Samples are available while supplies last. Half-price discount coupon is valid for up to five people per party on July 20 only. Discount cannot be combined with any other offer.
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.
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