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International Magic Shop

Closed Now: 11:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Fantastic shop and a fantastic crew!

Visited the shop during a Norwegian holliday with my son, who is really into magic, and a hobby... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
Åsmund P
via mobile
Best Magic Shop in London

Any magician or fan of magic should make this a required visit. Martin and the team were extremely... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
David B
via mobile
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16 Oct 2018
“Fantastic shop and a fantastic crew!”
5 Oct 2018
“Best Magic Shop in London”
About
Traditional, family run magic shop in central London. We stock magic tricks, books and DVDs, featuring close-up magic and illusions for all ages and skill levels. Our little shop is like a secret Harry Potter den and everyone is given a warm welcome...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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89 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5BX, England
Holborn
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+44 20 7405 7324
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Visited the shop during a Norwegian holliday with my son, who is really into magic, and a hobby magician. We were welcomed as like we met old friends and family. Very warm and friendly people running the shop, and we were entertained and educated in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Åsmund P
Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Fantastic to hear about your son's first performance. Thank you very much for visiting us and for the kind review. We are always pleased to meet new faces venturing into magic. Wishing you well and thank you again for your custom.

Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Any magician or fan of magic should make this a required visit. Martin and the team were extremely helpful and accommodating. I had a specific need and they went out of their way to help find a solution. I am visiting from the states and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David B
Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Hi David, thank you so much for your kind words. Delighted we could be of help and we hope to see you on your next visit. Thanks again. Martin.

Reviewed June 28, 2018

Great selection of magic from amateurs to true professionals! Very helpful staff as well. Arranges lectures for professional magicians who visit London.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Juha-Matti R
Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Sorry for the delayed response but thank you so much for your kind words and reviews. Glad you enjoyed the visit. See you next time, regards Martin.

Reviewed June 16, 2018

It's a nice little shop however the staff will rip you off - pulling numbers out of thin air for prices, which were ridiculous. The old geezers working there must get bored and get fun out of insulting customers.More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Hi Ella I am genuinely very sorry to read about your poor experience in our Magic Shop and would love to get to the bottom of the issues you have raised. If you can give me an idea of your visit date and time we...More

Reviewed April 2, 2018

It's just too good to be true! As a magician myself, I've never visit a magic shop with that ''HIGH QUALITY'' and fantastic customers' service. Definitely one of the main attraction of London. If you are interested in magic or just want to see some...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

Hello and thanks so much for the kind review. We are delighted you had a pleasant visit and enjoyed the staff and content of our magic shop. Hope your magic is going well for you and we look forward to seeing you again next time...More

Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

This was a truly magic experience for my grandson Max's 6th birthday. He learnt some magic tricks from staff in the shop and has been demonstrating them ever since. At the end of the day including a trip on the London Eye, a river cruise,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded December 20, 2017

We're delighted to hear that Steve, thank you. Max was an absolute pleasure in the shop and we hope he will continue to demo and practice his magic - look forward to seeing the results of his efforts and if there's anything we can do...More

Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Visited for the first time with my ten year old daughter and seven year old son. The magic demonstrations were brilliant and my daughter had a lovely time choosing what magic tricks to buy. The whole experience was amazing, really special. Would definitely recommend a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Georgia M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2017

Thanks so much for the kind review. So glad you enjoyed the visit and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed October 27, 2017

First visit to the international magic shop today with my 14 year old son who is getting into magic. Very enjoyable experience. The staff were very welcoming and took the time to discuss what types of magic tricks he was interested in doing and suggested...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Georgia M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2017

Many thanks for the visit and review. Hope your son is enjoying the magic and progressing well. if there’s anything we can help with, please let us know.

Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

We managed to spend a delightful spell in the shop and were entertained during our visit. We managed to see a variety of magical demonstrations and even purchased some special tricks to take home with us. This delightful shop is crammed with a wide variety...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

Thank you so much for the kind review. Great to see you and hope we can be of help in future. Regards, Martin.

Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely brilliant. Very professional, very friendly and obviously very passionate and knowledgeable about their craft. Looking forward to my next visit to London where I will be popping in again.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2017

So glad you enjoyed the visit - hope it helped fire your passion for magic and look forward to seeing you again.

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