The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is NOW OPEN at Arizona Boardwalk

Explore the Real Science

Behind the Unbelievable

The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! ® is located at Arizona Boardwalk, Scottsdale’s one-of-a-kind entertainment destination that features seven marquee attractions – OdySea Aquarium, Butterfly Wonderland, The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, Laser + Mirror Maze, Pangaea Land of the Dinosaurs, Surprise Your Eyes, and VR Xtreme – in addition to multiple dining, shopping, and amusement venues. The outdoor courtyard regularly hosts a variety of free events and family entertainment throughout the year.


Parking is free and there is no admission required to enter Arizona Boardwalk.

Arizona Boardwalk is located at 9500 E. Via de Ventura, Scottsdale, AZ 85256, within the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, and is part of the Talking Stick Entertainment District.



We continue to monitor and follow guidelines from the CDC and government authorities. Click here for the most updated details on what we are doing to keep guests safe and what to expect when you visit.

To ensure a memorable and safe guest experience, The Science of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! exhibition will implement advanced safety protocols that align with local and state health recommendations and mandates. These measures include limiting capacity in the exhibit to encourage proper social distancing, masks/face coverings required, and continual cleaning of all exhibit touch points.



Daily: 9am – 7pm
Last entry time is 45 minutes before closing.


Grand Opening Pricing

Arizona Boardwalk is hosting a Grand Opening Special for tickets: $21.95 for Adults and $16.95 for Children (ages 2-12) at the exhibit’s on-site ticket window. Beginning February 2, guests can purchase tickets online at and save 20% — $19.95 for Adults and $14.95 for Children.

Combo tickets with other attractions at Arizona Boardwalk offer savings up to 25%

My mask was removed for this awesome photo