Ripley's Believe It or Not! in San Francisco, CA

175 Jefferson StSan Francisco, CA 94133
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Home to more than 70 interactive exhibits, Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium in San Francisco is sure to blow your mind. With 18 themed galleries, you’ll discover everything from shrunken heads to mind-bending illusions. Don’t miss the chance to experience Ripley's Marvelous Mirror Maze or Ripley's Impossible LaseRace during your visit, too, for even more odd fun!

Good To Know

  • Open seven days a week starting at 10:00 am.
  • Plan to spend at least 45 minutes exploring the Odditorium.
  • Purchase the 3-Way Combo Ticket to experience all of Ripley’s great San Francisco attractions.
  • Parking is available at nearby garages.
  • Explore Pier 39 after your visit.
  • Ripley opened his first Odditorium in 1933 at the World’s Fair in Chicago


from Ripley's Believe It or Not! San Francisco
Curiosity seekers have no fear. Discover the extraordinary, the shocking, and the weird at Ripley's Believe It or Not! We have the best San Francisco attraction for family fun on Fisherman’s Wharf!

From shrunken heads to an Egyptian mummified foot and incredible artwork, our odditorium will leave you awe-struck. Ripley's Believe It or Not! Odditorium features the largest collection of the odd and unusual from all corners of the world.

Explore Ripley's collection of more than 400 unique and unusual exhibits, video displays, illusions and more in one of the best can’t-miss attractions in the area.

You'll find 18 themed rooms filled with extraordinary, shocking and weird stuff like a life-size woolly mammoth made of tires. See a genuine shrunken head, see how you measure up to the world’s tallest man, and a 6-legged Pig!

Don’t miss out on the Mirror Maze and LaseRace experiences before you leave!
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ripley's Believe It or Not! San Francisco

What are the hours of operation?
Sunday-Thursday: 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
Friday-Saturday: 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

What can I find inside?
The Odditorium has exhibits that are odd and unusual yet true. They are one of a kind exhibits found only at a Ripley’s Odditorium. The Odditorium has exhibits, video displays, illusions and much more.

How long does it take to tour the Odditorium?
Approximately 45 minutes to an hour but you can take as long as you like.

Can I take pictures?
You can take pictures as well as videos.

Where can I park?
There are numerous garages and parking lots in the vicinity. The most reasonable rate is at IMPARK garage located at the corner of Beach near Mason (where there is an Enterprise car rental located inside the garage).

Is the Odditorium Wheelchair accessible?
The Odditorium has a lift for those with mobility issues.