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Great Union Camera Obscura

Douglas Head
Douglas
IM1 5BY

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Great Union Camera Obscura

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Douglas

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Prices

Admission is £2 for adults, £1 for senior citizens and students. Children are free

Facilities

Provider Features

  • Indoor Attraction

Parking & Transport

  • Parking (free)

Target Markets

  • Marketed Towards Families

Opening Times

Standard Opening Hours (1 May 2018 - 18 Sept 2018)
DayTimes

* Open when the flag is flying

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    Recent Reviews:

    • KSK321
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Random 🌞
      3 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 10th September 2017
      Slightly disappointing once you're in there as it only takes about 10 minutes (ample time) to view everything but it's interesting to see how they used to view pictures in the olden days. The... Read full review
    • cambert
      Cambridge, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Solo travel
      An uncomplicated joy
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 23rd August 2017
      The sheer strangeness of a camera obscura is a good enough reason to visit. There's something magical about the simple lens-and-mirror trick, even in these days when you can watch a movie on your... Read full review
    • Trevor166
      Douglas, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      Victorian Attraction
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 14th August 2017
      Built in 1892, the Camera Obscura on Douglas Head, Isle of Man is a fascinating example of Victorian ingenuity. Through a series of lenses, live views of the surrounding area are projected onto... Read full review

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