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The Puzzling Place

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
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A Laugh a minute

My wife had found this place on the interweb thingy and said it looked like a 'laugh' and she was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
A giggle on a 50th birthday

We were on holiday and it was my 50th birthday and the weather was yuk ! So my husband and I went... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
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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
+44 17687 75102
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All reviews anti gravity rainy day great fun mind boggling optical illusion ames room gravity room mind bending all ages well worth a visit gift shop a lot of fun kids and adults great little place couple of hours photo opportunities per adult
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife had found this place on the interweb thingy and said it looked like a 'laugh' and she was right. Found behind Blacks shop this is a great place to visit for an couple of hours. Less than £4 an adult it is a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were on holiday and it was my 50th birthday and the weather was yuk ! So my husband and I went in and what a great place, very good price ,friendly staff and I've never laughed so much.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great place to spend 1to2 hours cost to enter only £3.75 very cheap for today prices good for all the family also has a gift shop (no cost to enter gift shop) will go again.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Honestly, this place was so much fun! It’s not full of glitz and glamour, but it’s just a good laugh, on a rainy day, with things to do & see! It’s less than £4 to get in, and you can kill over an hour. The...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on a rainy day. Very fair entry price (currently £3.75 per adult), lots of unusual things to see & lots of interactive features. Some of it was a bit worn & needs looking after, but it's a great place to spend an...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mandige83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here for a look. It was fun! On first appearences it looked quite small, but we were in here for at least an hour. It was a good giggle and quite interesting. Good for older kids age 8+. Younger ones might not appreciateand...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gemmab482
Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

We visited on a rainy day and spent easily 90 minutes there and absolutely loved it! It is hands on and basic but a lot of fun to be had if you have the right mindset.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Aaron M
Reviewed December 7, 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit and well behaved dogs are welcome which is a bonus. The puzzling place is a very cleaver idea definitely older kids would really enjoy it especially the optical illusion exhibits. The entry cost was £3.75 each and it takes about 45...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MariaH7210
Reviewed December 5, 2018

I went not knowing what to expect really, but if you want to kill an hour or so which me and my family did is an interesting and fun place to go. Nice little weird science going on which can give you a few interesting...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank notawaythatmuch
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Perfect for a rainy day in Keswick, it isn’t very big but they have some fab stuff that will really get the brain going. My 3 yr old loved it as did we. Only £3.75 for an adult, under 5s free. Definitely worth a visit,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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September 5, 2018|
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Response from A1M2G | Reviewed this property |
I would agree with answer above. There is a staircase to entrance. Might also be tricky to move a large pram around. I would contact them pre visit.
February 21, 2018|
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Response from A1M2G | Reviewed this property |
Yes good fun for adults too.
January 9, 2018|
Response from ElAlastair | 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.