Museum of Illusions

Enter the world of illusions and fool your senses with intriguing visual, sensory and educational exhibits.

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Museum of Illusions

The Museum of Illusions began as a unique project and soon became one of the fastest growing attractions for education and entertainment with locations in 15 cities around the world. With the promise of fascinating adventure for everyone, it’s no surprise that it continues to expand! From children to parents to grandparents – it is an unusual and exciting place for all generations. Within the museum, amusing and awesome tricks teach visitors about vision, perception, and the science of the human brain.

The Museum of Illusions opened its New York City location in 2018 and showcases over 70 mind-boggling installations. Group visits (10+ people) can be accommodated with at least 14 days notice. Contact the Museum to book!

“Really fun and different, tons of fun photo opportunities. In a city where I’ve visited everything, this was a breath of fresh air!”

—Aviva F., TripAdvisor

Take Amtrak to Museum of Illusions

Experience the fascinating Museum of Illusions via Amtrak to Penn Station in New York City—Don’t forget to use the See New York and Save 15% discount!

From Penn Station, Museum of Illusions is accessible via the A, C, or E subway trains to 14th Street Station. From 14th Street Station, walk along 8th Avenue toward West 15th Street (a three-minute walk).

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