Camera Obscura & World of Illusions
158 locals recommend ·
About this place
Don’t miss this Aladdin’s cave filled with illusions, tricks, puzzles, hands-on experiences and unbelievable effects to experience and interact with. Tickets valid all day. Late opening till 8pm during half-term holidays. Money-back guarantee if you are not completely satisfied with your visit.
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Right next to the castle, great variety interactive fun spread out over 6 floors recommend especially for kids!
A combination of Edinburgh history, city views and an experience with optical illusions, the Camera Obscura appeals to all ages. You'll need to visit on a clear day though to get the most out of it.
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