Discover mind blowing facts in Ripley’s Believe It or Not in Pattaya There are always strange things happened in this world, where some of them are eerie and sometimes disturbing, but can also be beautiful behind the creepy nature that they exhibit.
The museum of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! In Pattaya is one of the prime exhibitions which is devoted to exhibit these strange things in an entertaining package of a museum tour to uncover strange happening from all around the world. If you are looking for things to do in Pattaya, then it is recommended for you to visit this particular museum to pass your time.
Known as one of the most frequently visited Pattaya attractions, you can visit the museum gallery that is situated on the Royal Garden Plaza, specifically on the third floor of the mall building. Within the exhibition that is displayed in Ripley’s museum, all of the display have these three qualification to fit with the description what the author of Ripley Books has: shocking, strange, yet beautiful. All these three description fits the theme that is displayed in this museum, where although the display are outright scary and mind baffling, you are helpless in wanting to know more about the history of things displayed in this museum.
Origins of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Museum
The museum of Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Is inspired by the book written by Robert Leroy Ripley, which is a traveling artist that has ventured on all over the world for an inspiration on his art. His passion of art has taken him to the various parts of the world ranging from Europe, Asia, South America, where he falls in love with the atmosphere and the communities in China.
As a side hobby, he also documents all kinds of strange things that he sees and witnessed during his journey. All of these unique stuff are presented in a cartoon format that presented with a title tag “Believe it or Not!”. On his peak of career, it is estimated that his cartoon series have garnered about 80 million readers all over the world, which inspires the radio show and later, the television show named Ripley’s Believe It or Not! In honor of his work.
Things to expect inside the Museum
Inside the museum, you will find various replicas or even the real item of strange objects or display that has been gathered from all over the world. These items ranges from the real shrunken head that is imported from Ecuador and Peru, a mask made from human skins as a headhunting trophy from savage tribes on South America, and even various torture devices that will make you disgusted, but curious to hear more.
Aside from various odd exhibitions you can also find several attraction within the museum area that is worth visiting. There are Infinity Maze, which is a mirror maze that can disorients you in finding the exit. There is also Ripley’s Haunted House venue if you are thrill seeker who loves jumpscares and creepy things in general. You can also enjoy a fantastic movie display in the Ripley’s 4D Moving Theater that offers a spectacular immersion of virtual movie screening. And also you can pose with various famous people around the world in Tussauds Wax Museum. With various venues and amazing displays presented here, you can easily spend the whole day having fun in this bizarre yet entertaining museum in the hearts of Pattaya city.