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Maison de la Magie

1 Place du Chateau, 41000, Blois, France
+33 2 54 90 33 33
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Lots to do and see

Robert-Houdin was a clockmaker by trade who loved illusions and magic. This museum has 3 levels of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alexandra T
Murrieta, California
What a joke!

9 to 10 years ago I had the pleasure of visiting this house of magic and feel in love with it. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lanton, France
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“magic show” (27 reviews)
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1 Place du Chateau, 41000, Blois, France
+33 2 54 90 33 33
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Robert-Houdin was a clockmaker by trade who loved illusions and magic. This museum has 3 levels of interesting rooms. On the top level there is an illusion room you walk through wearing a pair of mirror glasses while holding on to a handrail. The six...More

Thank Alexandra T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

9 to 10 years ago I had the pleasure of visiting this house of magic and feel in love with it. The 30min magic show was brilliant and the top floor with it's upside down illusion was first class. You can imagine my excitement when...More

Thank auntieshaz21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fascinating place. Failed to find the magic show but nonetheless definitely worth a visit. Bought a combined ticket with the Chateau

Thank pacemail
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I came with young children expecting from the way they describe themselves to get a half-day of entertainment and the children to be inspired, the first thing to note it is not a really a museum with a show as part of it, its a...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Not really sure what I was expecting but I wasn't expecting a child's birthday party type show where it seemed the actual magician/illusionist was on holiday and his less talented mate was standing in. Rather amateur, predictable 'tricks', not very well done however the children...More

Thank Lynne969
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Nice show, appreciated from all despite the deception of having pets not allowed inside withthout any reason

Thank Isabelle Z
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I guess it`s ok if you visit with children, otherwise I wouldn`t bother. The interactive exibition on the gound floor is interesting and there is a part about the history of magic but the signage is poor and it was very crowded during our visit...More

Thank Lidija_DD
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

There's a show several times a day, nice for children. But if you're without kids and not particularly interested in magic, you can skip it.

Thank emhen78
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Luckily there was an exposition about origami that made the visit worthwhile. The show surely can entertain children up to 6 or 7, but is so very basic and transparant you shouldn't spend your money on it. The dragon display on the outside of the...More

Thank JohanVanDyck
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Great to entertain big kids and little kids... Plenty of little attractions and lots of different stories about the evolution of magic through the years.

Thank ValPalMat
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