Museum of Illusions Kuala Lumpur: Where Entertainment Meets Education
Heading to Kuala Lumpur with your friends, family or little ones? The all-new Museum of Illusions Kuala Lumpur is a must-visit attraction that’s perfect for the young and young at heart!
This Instagrammable attraction located at the heart of Bukit Bintang features dozens of illusions, holograms, puzzles, and specially designed rooms that are curated to trick, confuse and educate visitors of all ages. With over 37 locations globally, you’re up for an amazing experience because nothing is what it seems to be at the Museum of Illusions Kuala Lumpur.
Experience the impossible and be blown away by the Vortex Tunnel! Within seconds, this exhibit will completely deceive your mind through its optical illusion, making you feel as though the floor is moving beneath your feet and everything is spinning. In reality, the ground is completely flat and stable! You will definitely have to make full use of the handrails provided to get to the other side. 😂
The Infinity Room is another exhibit that’s surely not to be missed. Step inside and be amazed by the never ending display of full-length mirrors. Once the doors are closed, it will seem as though your reflections are trailing off into the abyss, continuing on…. and on…. and on…. til infinity and beyond. Don’t forget to hit record on your camera or snap a selfie with all of your doppelgangers!
The Museum of Illusions Kuala Lumpur is also home to the Following Eyes display that features the legendary Tan Sri Dato’ P. Ramlee who was an actor, singer, songwriter and director whose star shone brightly during the golden age of Malay films. This is an optical illusion in which concave eyes appear as convex, making you feel as though the eyes of P. Ramlee is following you wherever you go. 👀
Don’t forget to check out the Ames Room and Head on a Platter, among many others. There are so many other exhibits for you to explore! There are markings in each exhibit for you to get creative with your camera and the friendly staff are always around to assist you with that memorable shot 📸
Being an ‘edutainment’ destination, Museum of Illusions Kuala Lumpur is not only perfect for Insta-worthy shots, but educational as well. Half of their museum is filled with discovery and education, while the other half is bound to keep you entertained. Each exhibit is accompanied by a detailed description, so guests can understand why their eyes are seeing something their brain can’t quite fathom.
Whether you’re traveling with a group of friends or with your littleones, guests of all ages will laugh and have fun, while learning a thing or two about illusions, vision, and perception. So the next time you’re in Kuala Lumpur, don’t miss this interactive hall of tricks and enjoy a mind boggling experience at the Museum of Illusions!