travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Rippley's Odditorium in oOrlando, Florida

 
00
    
Legend
  • Sightseeing travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 3.1mi
papillon's pictureby papillon Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 29th of August, 2010
Rippley's Odditorium is not a collection of artifacts, and despite having dinosaur bones and mummies on display, it can't be said to be educational.

Like the circus sideshow acts of the past, the only purpose of the Odditorium is to shock, and it manages to do just that. You don't have to take the exhibits seriously, just let your self be surprised, disgusted and outraged. There are plenty of weird artifacts (like a shrunken human head, for example), and malformed animals (stuffed pigs with far more legs that they needed), and human oddities to satisfy anyone's taste for the macabre, as well as less scandalous displays, like a 10-foot section of the Berlin Wall, or a 1907 Rolls Royce.

Address:
8201 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819, USA

Price:
$18.99 for adults, $11.99 for children

Opening Hours:
9:30 a.m – Midnight

On the web:
http://orlando.ripleys.com/

 
Le Coq au VinUniversal Studios Florida
 
 
 
Sightseeing
tips

Recent travel tips for Orlando

  • Gatorland in Orlando
    If you're into theme parks and into alligators, then you'll definitely enjoy Gatorland, a 110 acre monstrosity o a park filled with all things alligator. You can see alligator wrestling, alligator feeding, reptile shows (not only [...]
    D: 7.6mi00
  • Orlando Science Center
    If you're interested in science, you'll love the Orlando Science Center, even if you already know the all the stuff presented inside. This museum really manages to make science seem fun, and there are lots of activities that bring kids [...]
    D: 13.7mi00
  • Le Coq au Vin
    French cuisine is interesting enough as it is, but it has never been quite as surprising as at this small, family run restaurant that decided to give a fresh twist to traditional French dishes. The restaurants uses only local products, [...]
    D: 9.7mi10
  • Travel tip
    If you want to see Orlando's rich history and culture, check out Florida Cultural Tours in Orlando. They pick you up in the I-Drive area and they have about 4 or 5 different tours that run weekly. some are historical, some scenic, also [...]
    D: n/a10
  • Wine Room on Park Avenue
    The Wine Room is a very interesting wine bar, not because of its selection of wines (which is quite spectacular, nonetheless) but mainly because you can serve yourself and sample whatever you want by walking around the bar. The system [...]
    D: 15.7mi00

Things about Orlando you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Orlando Nightlife

The different nightlife features of Orlando: In the city of Orlando, there is Bourbon Street where the different bars and the taverns are modeled on the original New Orleans flaming fountain bar and the dueling piano bar. The pleasure island’s Bet Soundstage Club offers a little bit of everything for people of all age groups. The high tech equipment and the great dance floor as well as the [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Holguin, Cuba
When going to this place make sure you stay at a 4star,you will enjoy your holiday better.
General: 4stars

Xanten, Germany
Visit the big roman open air museum at the time when the plays of the roman reenactment groups take place. Every two years one of the biggest...
Night Life & Entertainment: Open air museum and plays in Xanten

 

Carcassonne, France
If you are close, you should take a look at the impressing Castel at Carcassone. It also offers a great view over the city.
History & Culture: Catharian castle

Dandi, India
This place has an enormous importance as this was the landmark place where the real fight against Britishers started by M K Gandhi. Dandi was the...
General: Dandi - Namak Satyagraha

 

Seoul, South Korea
One of the national landmarks of the city, the Gyeongbokgung Palace is a very old building , home of the royal families of Korea. The whole palace...
History & Culture: Gyeongbokgung Palace

Kabani, Myanmar
Kabini is one of the best wildlife zones in this part of the world in Karnataka in India. Wildlife enthusiasts and tourists come here and enjoy the...
Outdoors Activities: Kabini Wildlife Sanctuary Pleasures

 

Alba Iulia, Romania
The Carolina Fortress of Alba Iulia is considered one of the seven wonders of Romania. It is a compelling group of buildings in very good state and...
History & Culture: Carolina Fortress

Baile Felix, Romania
Baile Felix is the biggest resort in Romania. The main natural resource used in this resort for treatment is the thermal wather with the...
General: Treatment is the thermal wather

 

Dobresti, Romania
It is good idea to have a rubber boat with you
General: Lake Dragan good to know

New Orleans, Louisiana
The Cabildo used to be the seat o the colonial government in Louisiana some centuries ago, but today it is quite an interesting museum, especially...
History & Culture: The Cabildo in New Orleans

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*