Learn about Museum of Illusions Washington

  • What is Museum of Illusions?

    The Museum of Illusions Washington is like no place you’ve been before. We are a one-of-a-kind edutainment destination where you can immerse yourself in in the wonderful world of illusions! Guests will enjoy more than 50 visual and educational exhibits featuring holograms, stereograms, optical illusions, and immersive rooms that are designed to tease the senses and trick the mind.

    Join us for an intriguing visual, sensory and educational experience with illusions ranging from tried and true classics to the never-before seen!

  • Washington, the go-to place for illusions!

    Enter the wonderful world of illusions where you can truly experience the impossible. Illusions challenge us to see things differently and they reveal a lot about how our brain interprets reality. We invite you to visit us at the Museum of Illusions Washington where nothing is quite as it seems! Are you ready for a fascinating adventure?

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See what else we have in offer. You won’t believe your eyes!

We believe in the value of entertainment and education at the Museum of Illusions. Our museum is designed in a way that will encourage you to have fun while learning the mechanics behind each and every illusion you experience. Our staff is highly trained and can’t wait to share their knowledge with you. We also have some expert tips on snapping the perfect, social media-worthy photo!

Plan your visit

The Museum of Illusions is located in the heart of downtown Washington, just steps away from the iconic White House. With public transportation around every corner, there’s no easier destination to get to. Whether you’re looking for a new adventure, a family excursion, or simply looking to broaden your knowledge and perspective, MOI is your go-to place for a fun and safe experience!

Plan your visit