Dubai residents get ready for a Houdini act

Dubai residents get ready for a Houdini act

Residents in Dubai can now look forward to exploring a new kind of museum that is throwing its doors open from September. The exciting Museum of Illusions is all set to dispel all kinds of conventional myths about what you would expect in a typical museum. This museum will be different because of its interactive nature. Visitors thronging to the museum can expect to participate in a thrilling adventure where they can interact with the exhibits and click many pictures.

This museum is expected to be a symphony of vision, sound and aesthetic appeal. The museum is projected to have one of the largest collections of optical illusions and will house a broad range of exhibits. The museum will open at the Al Seef development near the Dubai Creek in a grand opening ceremony scheduled for September 12. Tickets are expected to be priced at Dh 80 and Dh 60 for adults and kids, respectively.

The opening of the museum is anticipated to boost the city’s touristic appeal and will be an exciting addition to the repertoire of attractions for the cosmopolitan crowd. The museum will also house exciting illusions like the Ames Room, where guests can see themselves grow or shrink and also the Vortex Tunnel that creates the illusion of the ground shifting beneath the feet.