In the Illuseum, nothing is as it seems! Amusing and amazing exhibits play with your senses and make you think about some everyday things.
Succumb to the illusions in the Illuseum Berlin and let the fascinating perceptual illusions enthral you. In this museum, the optical illusions will make you look twice at the exhibits. The world is topsy-turvy in the upside-down room, big things become very small in the Ames room, and all sense of balance is lost when walking through the Vortex Tunnel. In the play area, you will find wooden toys, impressive 3D puzzles and riddles where all puzzle fans are sure to have a great time. Capture your visit with creative photos in the selfie corners of the museum. The interactive stations in the museum promise pure fun.
What’s on offer in the Illuseum Berlin
- Vortex Tunnel
- Creative works of art
- Crazy rooms
- Cool selfie spots
- Perplexing holograms
- 3D puzzles and riddles
Art, culture and creativity just around the corner
Diagonally opposite the Illuseum you will find the TV tower. It takes just 35 seconds to get to the viewing platform of the Berlin landmark. Here you can enjoy the view and admire the capital from above. The next Berlin attraction is just around the corner from the Illuseum: the Berlin Dungeon. During the spooky live shows, you can travel into Berlin’s past and meet sinister characters. On Museum Island, which is just a ten-minute walk away, you can discover culture and art collections that are renowned worldwide. Its five museums consisting of the Altes Museum, the Neues Museum, the Bode Museum, the Pergamon Museum, and the Alte Nationalgalerie are all UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Valuable tips for your visit to the Illuseum Berlin
The Illuseum Berlin is open every day, even on Mondays. An especially good time to enjoy the museum in peace is in the evenings from 6 pm. Alexanderplatz is not far away and only a 5-minute walk to the museum. Alternatively, you can take the trams M4, M5, M6 or the buses 100, 200, 245 to the Spandauer Straße/ Marienkirche stop.
Information for groups and school classes
Groups or school groups pay a reduced admission fee. Tours are possible for ten people or more. The duration of the tour is around one hour.
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