The exterior of Ripley’s Odditorium effectively sets a tone for what’s in store inside the building:
A sinkhole attempted to swallow the attraction:
A banner invites Guests to come inside and check out the attraction’s newest display:
The President of the United States gives this attraction two thumbs up:
Guests can get a taste of what’s inside even before purchasing a ticket:
This statue of Marilyn Monroe is made of shredded bills!:
Robert Ripley welcomes Guests to the first gallery of the museum:
– Extraordinary (or Unusual) Physical Abilities –
– Sensory Challenges –
– Unique Items and Famous People –
– The Crooked Room –
– Tribal Customs –
– Miniature Art –
Willard Wigan makes incredibly-detailed sculptures that are so tiny that can only be seen using a microscope!:
– World’s Most Expensive Dress –
The attraction’s newest addition is one of Marilyin Monroe’s dresses, which was purchased at an auction for more than $50 million! The dress will be on display right here in Orlando until January 2018:
A copy of the dress can be found in front of the real dress, which is guarded by an employee:
As expected, the real dress is enclosed in a glass case:
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! acquired purchased the dress from Julien’s Auctions on November 17, 2016 for a staggering $4.8 million (add in auction fees, and it cost over $5 million), making it the most expensive dress in the world:
– The Incredible World We Live In –
– The Fears of the Year 1000 –This particular area of the attraction can be nightmare-inducing…
Among the props and artifacts found in this section of the Odditorium, Guests can find instruments of torture that were actually used during the Medieval age. It’s truly sad to think how much suffering these things caused…
– The Interactive Station –
Guests can play with an interactive “graffiti wall” in this area:
– One Size Does NOT Fit All –
The world’s smallest violin can actually be found in this attraction!:
Here it is, in all its glory:
– Shooting Gallery –
– Berlin’s Wall –
Fun fact: Guests can see another piece of the Berlin Wall behind the Hard Rock Cafe at Universal Orlando!:
– World’s Most Unique Individuals –
– Sensory Funhouse –
-Originally Posted by Orlando Theme Park News on Monday, November 20, 2017
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