We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Riff Raff Statue

Is this your business?
Victoria St, Hamilton, New Zealand
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Very Funny

A brilliant homage to one of Hamilton’s adopted sons. Very well laid out and informative and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Pat M
,
London, United Kingdom
Richard O'Brien statue

We saw this by accident as we were walking along the Main Street to the museum. It was quirky and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bdon257
,
Morpeth, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 62 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Victoria St, Hamilton, New Zealand
CONTACT
Website
Write a ReviewReviews (62)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"rocky horror picture show"
in 14 reviews
"victoria street"
in 7 reviews
"time warp"
in 5 reviews
"barber shop"
in 2 reviews
"nice tribute"
in 2 reviews
"the main drag"
in 2 reviews
"street art"
in 2 reviews
"art pieces"
in 2 reviews
"toilet block"
in 2 reviews
"photo opportunity"
in 2 reviews
"public toilets"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 2 reviews
"homage"
in 3 reviews
"creator"
in 3 reviews
"statuary"
in 2 reviews
"fan"
in 6 reviews
"stone"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A brilliant homage to one of Hamilton’s adopted sons. Very well laid out and informative and fantastic that somebody has gone to the trouble erecting such a monument

Thank Pat M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We saw this by accident as we were walking along the Main Street to the museum. It was quirky and interesting but to appreciate it fully you really need to be a fan of the movie.

Thank bdon257
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

People from Hamilton are very proud of this statue. You have to be a fan of The Rocky Horror Picture Show to appreciate it, otherwise, it just looks like an odd man in heels and that turns off many who visit (thus the one star...More

Thank Ashley K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

as a Rocky Horror Fan, one HAS to see the Riff Raff statue. Fans will know about the connection between Hamilton and Richard O'Brien. I go there everytime I happen to be in Hamilton.

Thank DorisDave
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you loved Rocky Horror Picture show this is a must see but honestly there is a lot of building and reparations going on around this area and the landscape is changing. there are public toilets right opposite the statue too. However I recommend that...More

1  Thank o-Kevin-o
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Riff Raff's creator is from Hamilton and so the surprise statue on the main street. The town is a university town and so young and busy.

1  Thank Valerie S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 December 2017

It has changed a bit since my last visit when it was a statue on its own alongside Victoria Street. Now there are some interesting wall murals and the spot makes a good place to sit and drink a takeaway coffee or eat a pie....More

1  Thank Dorsetbruce
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Nothing special at all about it other than some crazy dude that was probably high on drugs trying to design this hideous sculpture

Thank Nathaniel B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 November 2017

The Riff-Raff statue is nice art pieces on Victoria St. Hamilton and that is not overcrowded with statuary. A nice tribute to a very talented person

1  Thank Hamilton H
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 18 November 2017

The Riff Raff statue is one of my art pieces on the Hamilton streets and you should try to see as many as you.

Thank Howard S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
PreviousNext
123456
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 63 hotels in Hamilton
VR Hamilton Hotel
398 reviews
.07 km away
The Commercial Hotel Accommodation
6 reviews
.11 km away
Sudima Hotel Hamilton
146 reviews
.12 km away
Novotel Hamilton Tainui
1,216 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Agenda
271 reviews
.05 km away
Bluestone Steakhouse
329 reviews
.07 km away
Portofino
201 reviews
.06 km away
Scotts Epicurean
265 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hamilton Lake Domain
420 reviews
1.46 km away
Waikato Museum
268 reviews
.20 km away
Waikato Stadium
145 reviews
.85 km away
Lido Cinema
65 reviews
.48 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Riff Raff Statue staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit