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El Rey de la Magia

Closed Now: 10:30 - 14:00, 16:00 - 19:30
Open today: 10:30 - 14:00, 16:00 - 19:30
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Fascinating shop and the process of buying was talking to the shop person more than browsing shelves , old school.

I purchased a 50 Magic Tricks box , some really cool stuff in there but the DVD that came with the... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
RichardInNZ
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Work hours: Monday to Saturday 10:30h./14:00h.-16:00h./19:30h. We go at 19:32h., and be closed... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2016
Danielius S
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4 Oct 2016
“Fascinating shop and the process of buying was talking to the shop person more than browsing shelves , old school.”
15 Jul 2016
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The oldest magic shop in Europe. Everything you need about magic either if you are a professional or a begginer. Just let us assess you and enjoy the explanation of the secret(s) you buy
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 14:00, 16:00 - 19:30
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Carrer de la Princesa, 11, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
El Born / La Ribera
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Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

We might have been expecting something else. The shop is very small. Everything is in show cases so you can't actually see anything. Wll we got were directions to their magic museum and magic show. Maybe a pro would find it interesting. We were out...More

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reidelamagia, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Rey de la Magia, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2015

I'm so sorry Mica. The problem of magic shops is that magic objects are only magical when they are in a magicians hands It is a pity you did'nt see more magic. Usually, when you want to buy an effect Rosa and Sara ask you...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

I purchased a 50 Magic Tricks box , some really cool stuff in there but the DVD that came with the box does not work. It was meant to have a video explaining how to do the tricks . Do they have this video available...More

Thank RichardInNZ
reidelamagia, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Rey de la Magia, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Oh! I'm so sorry, if you send us an e-mail we can post you a new DVD that works. We are working on having online, meanwhile it would be nice to send you a new one so that you can enjoy the box.

Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Work hours: Monday to Saturday 10:30h./14:00h.-16:00h./19:30h. We go at 19:32h., and be closed, because in trip advisor says: closed at 20:00h.

Thank Danielius S
reidelamagia, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Rey de la Magia, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Oh, I'm so sorry about that I hope you could manage to come on our open hours. I'll check it and correct it nright now. Thank you so much for pointing it out

Reviewed 24 April 2016

A very cool magic store over 100 years old. We didn't buy anything but if you do they take you into the back and teach you how the trick works.

Thank eric g
reidelamagia, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at El Rey de la Magia, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Thank you Eric. If you came back and want to start into magic don't hesitate to ask us, we usually assess you so that you can take something you can perform easily and enjoying it. Regards

Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

We might have been expecting something else. The shop is very small. Everything is in show cases so you can't actually see anything. Wll we got were directions to their magic museum and magic show. Maybe a pro would find it interesting. We were out...More

1  Thank Micah S
reidelamagia, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Rey de la Magia, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2015

I'm so sorry Mica. The problem of magic shops is that magic objects are only magical when they are in a magicians hands It is a pity you did'nt see more magic. Usually, when you want to buy an effect Rosa and Sara ask you...More

Reviewed 8 November 2013

Our son is a professional magician, and we stopped by this unique shop in Barcelona's Barri Gotic at his request. Located in a narrow side street, it radiates a mysterious old-school vibe that just draws you in. The interior is chock full of magic tricks,...More

Thank Maledicta
reidelamagia, Director de Relaciones Públicas at El Rey de la Magia, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2015

I hope next time you are able to talk to us, we would be glad to perform a little magic for you. Anytime you need a piece of advice about anything related to magic remember that we would love to help you. Magic regards!

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