San Francisco, California: Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Odditorium

Oddity collecting tourist attraction features interactive fun, and displays a space shuttle made of matchsticks, a Fiji Mermaid, and an earthquake crushed car among hundreds of other marvels.

175 Jefferson St., San Francisco, CA
Fisherman's Wharf at Taylor St. and Jefferson St.
M-Th, Su 10 am - 10 pm, Sa 10 am -midnight. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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San Francisco, California - San Francisco Ripleys – Quake, Mermaid, Matchstick Spacecraft
Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Odditorium: Nestled among souvenir shops and tourist restaurants, Ripley's has been a Bay area sideshow for decades. The attraction's collection and decor reboot promise to offer heightened interactivity, along with all the wonders today's discerning freakniks really care about. [07/27/2010] Complete Story...

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