Camera Obscura and World of Illusions

Type: Attractions

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Edinburgh's Camera Obscura (meaning "dark room") is a fascinating and delightful way to take advantage of the wonderful views of the city from Castle Hill. Located immediately beside Edinburgh Castle,...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

  • July - August: Daily 9am-10pm
  • September - October: Sun-Fri 9:30am-8pm; Sat 9:30am-9pm
  • November - March: Mon-Thu 9:30am-7pm; Fri, Sun 9:30am-8pm; Sat 9:30am-9pm
  • April - June: Sun-Fri 9:30am-8pm; Sat 9:30am-9pm
  • 10-20 April: Daily 9am-10pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Adult £17.50; Senior £15.50; Student £15.50; Child (5-15) £13.50; Child (0-4) Free

  • Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: The Camera Obscura is a magical and entrancing attraction which will delight you and your significant other.
  • Best for Things to Do with Kids Because: The Camera Obscura and World of Illusions will delight and entertain children of all ages.

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