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Riff Raff Statue

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Victoria St, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Another little focus point in Hamiltron

Tribute to Richard O'Brien who had his barber shop in the exact location of the statue. It also has... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
GipsiV
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Hamilton, New Zealand
Very Good

Not sure how much I can say about a statue, but as I love Rocky Horror, just thought I would say... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
MartinCAuckland
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Auckland
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  • Poor4%
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Victoria St, Hamilton, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tribute to Richard O'Brien who had his barber shop in the exact location of the statue. It also has a live camera which you can watch on the net. It's a funky little area which has been nicely rejuvenated. Hopefully there will be annual riff...More

Thank GipsiV
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Not sure how much I can say about a statue, but as I love Rocky Horror, just thought I would say the statue and the things surrounding it were very good, still love that movie

Thank MartinCAuckland
Reviewed 9 August 2017

While this does celebrate the movie, it is not a major attraction, but worth a look. Right next door to a good Cantonese restaurant Master Kongs. Great for lunch.

Thank grantpearse
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Seeing the Riff Raff statue was pretty neat, I'm a rocky horror fan from way back so I was pretty excited when I heard about it. There is a interactive portion where you can pull levers and it quotes lines from a particular part of...More

Thank Melissa R
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The statue os on the main street but you could miss it. Is it exceptional? No but if you are passing then have a look as it is part of the modern heritage of a place like Hamilton.

Thank David S
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Essentially the park/courtyard where this is contains some public toilets, access to the river path below, and the statue. Think of it along the lines of an attraction like Manneken Pis. The history behind the statue is that Richard O'Brien is the writer of The...More

Thank mr_vigilante
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

It's a statue. On Victoria St. Don't go toward the river from here through the park there is strong chance of getting robbed.

Thank Hamish R
Reviewed 27 April 2017

They call this the greatest attraction in hami hole but its just a statue of a strange guy with lightning bolts. A disgrace to hamiltons culture, ashamed to be apart of it.

2  Thank Ruby L
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Statue saluting Richard O'Brien's Rocky Horror Show, a fun addition to Victoria St. My friend and I were randomly asked to do the TimeWarp by a hen party for their photo shoot. Being 60+ didn't stop us. Funny things happen in Hamilton!

Thank Katieclem46
Reviewed 13 April 2017

For any Rocky Horror Show fans, this is definitely worth a quick stop off for a photo on your way down Victoria Street. Free of charge, and streamed live via the internet!

Thank markdawsonsmith
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