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This little place is great for spending a few hours ‘thinking outside the box’, or in our case... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sam P
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Absolutely wonderful old fashioned fun!

Visited with two adults (40 + 73) plus one 8 year old and we all had a super time. When I first... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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A unique exhibition based on optical illusion. Witness balls rolling uphill in the antigravity room, visibly grow and shrink in the Ames room and be amazed by our interactive optical illusion exhibits, artwork and sculptures, as well as the hologram...more
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9A Museum Square, Keswick CA12 5DZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So I’ve been to Puzzling world in New Zealand and the Keswick version is really poor in comparison. As you walk up the stairs to a damp room about the shopping centre, it’s not great first impression. Each illusion is to close to the next...More

Thank Pippa H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This little place is great for spending a few hours ‘thinking outside the box’, or in our case, getting out of the rain!! It is full of everything ‘different’ or unusual, from rooms with uneven floors throwing your sense of balance out to holograms and...More

Thank Sam P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited with two adults (40 + 73) plus one 8 year old and we all had a super time. When I first walked in I thought I've been had here as it looked a little bit naff but after a couple of minutes we were...More

1  Thank littlemissreviewer
Reviewed 3 days ago

Good place to visit on a rainy day in Lakes. Fun for all the family. Lots of different optical illusions and a gift shop.

Thank A1M2G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great value for around 4 pounds and there are loads of mind bending illusions kids and adults alike love it

Thank mark m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was £3.75 for adult (you get no ticket) you just enter to the room and is worth the little cost. 😁 It's fun and you can complete some of the illusions which makes your visit really. Great photo opportunities so definitely make sure you...More

Thank ang2angel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An interesting place to visit, lots of optical illusions. Good fun and well worth a visit if you are in Keswick.

Thank Sunfl0wer36
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our seven year old granddaughter and thoroughly enjoyed it. Spent over an hour there and considered it good value for money. I felt distinctly ‘odd” in the ‘sloping’ room but grandad and granddaughter managed a second visit. Overall very informative and entertaining.

Thank nannyb2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was superb, we visited on a rainy day but I urge you all to visit regardless of the weather, superb value for money and a must if you are in this area!

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not very big, but lots of fun to be had testing out the mind-bending illusions. My family’s favourite was the antigravity room, but plenty of other hands on exhibits to mess with your head. Little shop selling lots of quirky curiosities, but no loos or...More

Thank LS1964
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22 February 2018|
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Response from Lucy B | Reviewed this property |
Yes definitely
10 January 2018|
Response from Alastair M | Reviewed this property |
We paid £3.75 per adult. Not sure on opening times but I think it was something like 10-4/5 in Winter.
26 August 2016|
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Response from DorothyM2711 | Reviewed this property |
we took some and nobody said anything other people were too.