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International Magic Shop

Open today: 11:30 - 18:00
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A magical experience

This is a magic shop with the most amazing staff. We take our grandchildren there every year and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Steve W
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London, United Kingdom
Fantastic shop and a fantastic crew!

Visited the shop during a Norwegian holliday with my son, who is really into magic, and a hobby... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
Åsmund P
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3 days ago
“A magical experience”
16 Oct 2018
“Fantastic shop and a fantastic crew!”
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Traditional, family run magic shop in central London. We stock magic tricks, books and DVDs, featuring close-up magic and illusions for all ages and skill levels. Our little shop is like a secret Harry Potter den and everyone is given a warm welcome...more
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89 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5BX, England
Holborn
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a magic shop with the most amazing staff. We take our grandchildren there every year and the staff give them a most memorable experience. Each of them asks to return. The staff suggest how to perform magic tricks and to buy magic tricks...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Steve W
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Visited the shop during a Norwegian holliday with my son, who is really into magic, and a hobby magician. We were welcomed as like we met old friends and family. Very warm and friendly people running the shop, and we were entertained and educated in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Åsmund P
Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Fantastic to hear about your son's first performance. Thank you very much for visiting us and for the kind review. We are always pleased to meet new faces venturing into magic. Wishing you well and thank you again for your custom.

Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Any magician or fan of magic should make this a required visit. Martin and the team were extremely helpful and accommodating. I had a specific need and they went out of their way to help find a solution. I am visiting from the states and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David B
Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Hi David, thank you so much for your kind words. Delighted we could be of help and we hope to see you on your next visit. Thanks again. Martin.

Reviewed 28 June 2018

Great selection of magic from amateurs to true professionals! Very helpful staff as well. Arranges lectures for professional magicians who visit London.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Juha-Matti R
Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2018

Sorry for the delayed response but thank you so much for your kind words and reviews. Glad you enjoyed the visit. See you next time, regards Martin.

Reviewed 16 June 2018

It's a nice little shop however the staff will rip you off - pulling numbers out of thin air for prices, which were ridiculous. The old geezers working there must get bored and get fun out of insulting customers.More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hi Ella I am genuinely very sorry to read about your poor experience in our Magic Shop and would love to get to the bottom of the issues you have raised. If you can give me an idea of your visit date and time we...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018

It's just too good to be true! As a magician myself, I've never visit a magic shop with that ''HIGH QUALITY'' and fantastic customers' service. Definitely one of the main attraction of London. If you are interested in magic or just want to see some...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hello and thanks so much for the kind review. We are delighted you had a pleasant visit and enjoyed the staff and content of our magic shop. Hope your magic is going well for you and we look forward to seeing you again next time...More

Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

This was a truly magic experience for my grandson Max's 6th birthday. He learnt some magic tricks from staff in the shop and has been demonstrating them ever since. At the end of the day including a trip on the London Eye, a river cruise,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

We're delighted to hear that Steve, thank you. Max was an absolute pleasure in the shop and we hope he will continue to demo and practice his magic - look forward to seeing the results of his efforts and if there's anything we can do...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Visited for the first time with my ten year old daughter and seven year old son. The magic demonstrations were brilliant and my daughter had a lovely time choosing what magic tricks to buy. The whole experience was amazing, really special. Would definitely recommend a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Georgia M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Thanks so much for the kind review. So glad you enjoyed the visit and look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 27 October 2017

First visit to the international magic shop today with my 14 year old son who is getting into magic. Very enjoyable experience. The staff were very welcoming and took the time to discuss what types of magic tricks he was interested in doing and suggested...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Georgia M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Many thanks for the visit and review. Hope your son is enjoying the magic and progressing well. if there’s anything we can help with, please let us know.

Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We managed to spend a delightful spell in the shop and were entertained during our visit. We managed to see a variety of magical demonstrations and even purchased some special tricks to take home with us. This delightful shop is crammed with a wide variety...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Martin M, Owner at International Magic Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so much for the kind review. Great to see you and hope we can be of help in future. Regards, Martin.

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