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The Puzzling Place

9A Museum Square, Keswick CA12 5DZ, England
+44 17687 75102
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Great little find

Cost under £10 for us. One child, one OAP and one adult. It was lots of fun with some great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Benjcake
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A Morning Well Spent

Came here for the morning when visiting the area, was well worth the money and time spent gravity... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Tayla_Kerry
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Liverpool, 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 gallery!
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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9A Museum Square, Keswick CA12 5DZ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cost under £10 for us. One child, one OAP and one adult. It was lots of fun with some great illusions. It’s shop was also well worth a visit. There are no toilets so go before you visit.

Thank Benjcake
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for the morning when visiting the area, was well worth the money and time spent gravity room is fascinating. Would recommend for a cheap fun morning/afternoon.

Thank Tayla_Kerry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon it during a rainy day in the lakes. For a few quid it was a laugh and the shop sold some interesting stuff too

Thank Luke H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great fun for a wet morning in Keswick. The gravity room was a bit unsettling but good fun, we all enjoyed the puzzles

1  Thank Jayne I
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited The Puzzling Place as a family with one small child, and we all thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank MatthewStrathearn
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Visited with 2 young children. What an absolute hidden gem. Throughly enjoyed by the kids and adults. It cost under £15 for the family - A bargain in my opinion. Don’t leave Keswick without visiting.

Thank Shabba_007
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

We visited The Puzzling Place on a very wet and rainy day. We went with the kids (12 and 6). The kids really enjoyed it, and it entertained them for about 45-60 mins. Good value for money.

Thank TartanNik
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Travelled 20 miles to see this while we were on holiday in the area, most of it looks like someone has dissected a puzzle book and stuck it to the wall, it had worn out equipment (which from looking at other reviews has been in...More

1  Thank Nuclear M
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Great way to pass a few hours, its really fun worth an afternoon I would highly recommend you go. Its fun for not just the family but also for couples.

Thank braderz2810
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Wanted to visit here for ages and wasn’t disappointed. Spent the day laughing and being generally amazed. Great way to spend a couple of hours - recommended!

Thank bennybaggins
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Nana_Plough
August 25, 2016|
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Response from DorothyM2711 | Reviewed this property |
we took some and nobody said anything other people were too.
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Sophie E
June 26, 2016|
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Response from Holly J |
If you look on the website at the FAQ it does say that well behaved dogs on leads are allowed.
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sambucus
May 3, 2016|
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Sorry. Now found it.
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