Ripley’s London Not Impacted by Reported Fire

Ripleys-London-FacebookLondon, UK (June 22, 2017) Earlier this afternoon it was reported that Ripley’s Believe It or Not! London, located at 1 Piccadilly Circus was on fire.

We are pleased to report that our unit has not been impacted by a fire, and our staff and guests are safe.

News outlets have confirmed from London’s Fire Brigade that an electrical fire broke out in the basement of a building in Piccadilly, however the fire was not at Ripley’s Believe It or Not!

We are following the story closely and will report updates as we have them.

At this time, Ripley’s is closed for the evening, but we plan to reopen tomorrow morning at our regular hour of 10am.

Please follow us on Facebook and Twitter for updates, and visit our website for information on the attraction.


Lucy Waddell
General Manager
Ripley’s London
Cell: +44 (7) 51 528 7132

Suzanne Smagala-Potts
Public Relations Manager
Ripley Entertainment
Office: 407-345-8010 Cell: 727-439-0136

About Ripley Entertainment

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Panama City Beach is part of the Ripley Entertainment Inc. ( family of worldwide attractions, the global leader in location-based entertainment. More than 14 million people visit its 100-plus attractions in 11 countries each year. In addition to its 31 Believe It or Not! Odditoriums, the Orlando, Florida-based company has publishing, licensing and broadcast divisions that oversee projects including the syndicated Believe It or Not! television show, best-selling books and the popular syndicated cartoon strip, Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, that still runs daily in countries around the world. Ripley Entertainment is a Jim Pattison Company, the second-largest privately held company in Canada.

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