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quirky

We went here on our first day in Paris thinking that it would help fight our jet lag! It's a small... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lauren S
An interesting experience

I took my daughters to Paris last year and we did all the usual sights and I was looking for... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
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Mar 3, 2018
“An interesting experience”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here on our first day in Paris thinking that it would help fight our jet lag! It's a small but quirky museum that feels delightfully old fashioned. The close-up magic show was excellent, and there were lots of odd interactive things. This place...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Such a charming little museum, highly recommended. And, there's a magic show included. Perfect for children or for adults with the hearts of children, like me. And, next door is the museum of Automates so it's a two for one deal. Make sure you sit...More

2  Thank spikoulos .
Reviewed March 3, 2018

I took my daughters to Paris last year and we did all the usual sights and I was looking for something a bit different to take them to. I found this museum and when we got there they had some interesting exhibits and the price...More

1  Thank Howard S
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

This museum was small, way overpriced, and uninteresting. There was not enough for little kids to keep entertained, or enough to engage anyone else. It has odd opening hours and isn't worth going out of your way for.

1  Thank ahoykato
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Old place what make it so exciting. You can feel in the air the atmosphere what give extra to the place .very nice exhibits from the 1800/1900 what give big value. Small theater in the middle with great show. Big fun

1  Thank BoazA14
Reviewed April 16, 2017

The main show is very good and performed in such a way as to be entertaining to all, with some in English too. As another reviewer notes, the descriptions are in French, but consider this is a small museum in France, I don't think it...More

3  Thank KinnieKat
Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

We visited as our guidebook suggested it was good for kids. There are 2 parts to the museum - a small section of automated toys and a larger magic museum - the Tour of which appears to include a magic show and a talk from...More

3  Thank Peyresourde
Reviewed October 1, 2016

The magic show included with the ticket is by far the best thing here. (and it was VERY good).The exhibits are fascinating, but most of the explanation cards are in French - and unfortunately my language skills aren't quite up to translating the intricate details...

1  Thank AndyMc_Dnaught
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed this boutique double-museum, which included a short magic show. It's in a small underground location which contributes to the magical atmosphere...

1  Thank Miripol
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Off the beaten track for American tourists - this was a big hit with our boys. They loved the museum displays and the magic show (in French with a bit of English when one of our friends was chosen to participate)

2  Thank Odyssey619003
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