Ripley's Believe It or Not! Odditorium

234 W. 42nd St.
New York, NY 10036- Map It
Phone: (212) 398-3133

AAA Editor Notes

Ripley's Believe It or Not! Odditorium is at 234 W. 42nd St. near Times Square, between Seventh and Eighth aves. This Ripley's installation features the usual assortment of unusual artifacts from all over the world. Among the more than 500 items on display are locks of hair from George Washington and Elvis Presley, 24 shrunken heads, a baseball uniform worn by Babe Ruth and a 3,197-pound meteorite that fell to Earth in 1529.
$29.95; $24.95 (ages 60+, college students and active military with ID); $22.95 (ages 4-12).
Station: 42 St-Port Authority
Hours: Daily 9 a.m.-1 a.m., Mar.-Dec.; Thurs.-Sun. 9 a.m.-1 a.m., Mon.-Wed. 9 a.m.-11 p.m., rest of year. Last admission 1 hour before closing. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 2 hours minimum.