Camera Obscura & World of Illusions


Visit Edinburgh's oldest attraction for a uniquely entertaining experience. The magical 1850s Camera Obscura captures a live moving image of the city. Have fun spying on passers by and picking cars up on your hand as your guide tells Edinburgh's story with humour and enthusiasm. Magic Gallery - 2000 years of visual trickery and illusion. Also: amazing 3D Hologram display - biggest and best in Europe. Enjoy five floors packed full of an amazing range of optical experiences and illusions as well as superb 360 degree views from our rooftop terrace. See Superscope, the most powerful public telescope in Britain. Award winning shop.


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The Royal Mile
  0131 226 3709
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