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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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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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    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Excellent
      44
    • Very Good
      24
    • Average
      2
    • Poor
      7
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    Recent Reviews:

    • planetvague
      Manchester, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Not really a folly, is it?
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 7th December 2017
      Quite brilliant piece of Victorian ingenuity. One suspects this is why it is maintained to impeccable standards by a group of local enthusiasts. Will today's Generation iGadget get what on earth is... Read full review
    • David S
      Douglas Camera obscura
      4 of 5 stars
      Monday, 6th November 2017
      Victorian curiosity perfectly preserved, shows 360 views of the surrounding area, using only lenses and natural light, no technology or electricity is used. Read full review
    • Tiish
      Exeter, United Kingdom
      Average is probably too low BUT
      3 of 5 stars
      Saturday, 4th November 2017
      I want you to check the opening times before you go because I walked all the way from the town (about 15 minutes), in the rain, and it was closed. I had read one of the tourist leaflets which gave... Read full review

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