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Northeast Coast Sights

Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum

  • 19 San Marco Ave. Map It
  • St. Augustine

Updated 04/24/2014

Fodor's Review

The nation's first Ripley's museum is, appropriately enough, in a historic structure—Castle Warden, an 1887 Moorish Revival–style mansion. Like its younger siblings, this odditorium is packed with plenty of unusual items including Robert Ripley's personal collections; a mummified cat; a death mask of Abraham Lincoln; a scale model of the original Ferris Wheel created from an Erector set; and life-size models of Robert Wadlow, the world's tallest man, and Robert Hughes,

the world's fattest man.

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19 San Marco Ave., St. Augustine, Florida, 32084, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $14.99
  • Daily 9–8

Updated 04/24/2014


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