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Fans of Harry Potter will rejoice over this historical look at magic over the centuries. Don’t expect anything too fancy, but various tricks and optical illusions are housed beneath the vaulted ceiling. The museum also features more than 100 automates, or wind-up toys, dating from the 19th century. Kids might be a little underwhelmed by the lack of special effects, but real magic fans will appreciate it.

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Musée de la Magie

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Fans of Harry Potter will rejoice over this historical look at magic over the centuries. Don’t expect anything too fancy, but various tricks and optical illusions are housed beneath the vaulted ceiling. The museum also features more than 100 automates, or wind-up toys, dating from the 19th century. Kids might be a little underwhelmed by the lack of special effects, but real magic fans will appreciate it.