Ames Illusion Room
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Illusion Rooms

Where you can try to escape the eyes of Einstein, watch water flow uphill, see yourself shrink and marvel at impossible art. All five of our Illusion Rooms defy logic and are extreme Brain Test Dummy challenges!

Ames Room

What You’ll See

Enjoy exploring The Tilted House, Following Faces, Holograms, Ames Room, Sculptillusion Gallery and intriguing Walls of Wonder exhibits.

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We pride ourselves on keeping admission prices affordable for all. Casual bookings are not required but for those who want to plan ahead, take a look below, pick your adventure and we'll see you soon!

Admission Ticket Type Combo Deals
Illusion Rooms
The Great Maze
Illusion Rooms The Great Maze
Adult   $25.00 $20.00 $18.00
Child 5-15 years (under 5 free) $18.00 $16.00 $14.00
Senior 65+ years $22.50    
Family* 2 Adults + 2 Children $77.00    

All prices are shown in New Zealand Dollars NZD. Admission prices valid to 30 November 2022. *Children to be aged 5-15 at time of admission. A photograph is required for the Annual Pass. Seniors to be 65+, ID may be required. 


When you have an attraction based on all things weird , we understand they might be a few questions raised. See below if we can help answer some of the more common ones ...

We offer five individual rooms, each themed on different optical, interactive and sculptural illusions. Also between each room are dozens of further examples of artistic illusions and conundrums for your mental pleasure! 

Generally, with shallow ramps between each room you'll be fine, however as the Tilted House is on a 15° angle this may require usage of the by-pass gate at the entry to this room.

No, not all. While the kids will have a blast in here we actually believe adults get just as much enjoyment, if not more, from this area. Adults have more pre-conceived notions about how things should be, so when that gets turned on its head befuddlement and hilarity ensues!

Obviously everyone is different but it is very rare that such issues develop here. There are no strobing lights, loud noise/music and a bypass gate is available for avoiding the Tilted House if required. Talk to our staff on arrival if you have concerns. 

Covid-19: Level ORANGE- All areas of the business are open with MANDATORY mask-wearing while indoors for all visitors aged 12.3yrs+. We have numerous sanitising stations available for our visitors, sneeze guards at our counters and social distancing floor markers in place. Staffing availability may result in delays - thanks for your patience! For more info click here