Camera Obscura & World Of Illusions Overview
This is one of the best places to visit in Edinburgh, where you can take part in over a hundred illusions and enjoy magnificent views from the Rooftop Terrace. With its beguiling mazes, trippy tunnels, and magnificent viewing contraption, it is an alluring labyrinth of fun and riveting science.

It has five floors and more than one hundred and fifty hands-on exhibits to discover. With an array of stereoscopic lenses, it turns into a time capsule, enabling you to view Edinburgh in 3D.

Location: Castlehill, The Royal Mile, Edinburgh EH1 2ND Scotland

Timing: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

Entry Fees: £12.50 per person.
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Camera Obscura & World Of Illusions Reviews

Shiv Sethi
Reviewed: 23 Sep 2022
My trip to Camera Obscura When I was visiting Edinburgh was simply magical. The mind boggling use of mirrors and cameras here to create intriguing optical illusions really stunned me. I owe it to Thrillophilia for this beautiful experience!
Pankaj Rana
Reviewed: 02 Jun 2022
As someone who is into art and imagination, I loved visiting the Camera Obscura & World of Illusions during my weekend in Edinburgh. While the exhibits here are definitely very unique and surprising, the rooftop terrace here is the highlight, and offers some of the most beautiful views of the entire... Read More
Chandani Mishra
Reviewed: 25 Mar 2022
I was at Edinburg last month with my family and that’s when we visited the World Of Illusions. It was a super fun day out in the museum. The best part is that we got the tickets from Thrillophilia really cheap with an instant discount.
Channa Agnal
Reviewed: 25 Apr 2022
The Camera Obscura & World of Illusions package added to the excitement of my family's trip to Edinburgh. The amazing city views, illusions, and mirror maze were all absolutely loved by my kids! There, they could even play eye spy! A great trip planned by the Thrillophilia crew worth every penny!

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