Wonderful Gifts 

Your journey of discovery doesn’t end when you leave the World of Illusions. Our gift shop offers Edinburgh’s best collection of intriguing gifts, mind-bending games and surprising keepsakes. You won’t be able to resist.

Our friendly team will show you how to work the most beguiling purchases. They will also point out their favourite items, from mind-boggling mementoes to locally sourced Scottish surprises. Each item we sell is chosen with consideration and a sense of fun, to remember your visit long after you arrive home.


Our top picks

  • The personalised pressie. Make a moment out of your memories and create your own personalised keyring, magnet, notebook and more! A gift with a photo and name that you choose. 
  • Timberkits get the cogs turning, with the charming wooden animated designs. Building a Timberkit is intricate but oh so satisfying to put together!
  • Our colour-changing umbrella may be practical, but its stunning skyline of Edinburgh will leave you fascinated as the rain transforms the monochromatic pattern into colour. 
  • Mini retro desktop games mirror back to those classic arcade games of the 80s with 16-bit graphics to give you all nostalgic feels. Including 240 different games to play its endless hours of entertainment. 
  • No one can miss you in the glow in the dark t-shirt. The Illuminated Apparel t-shirts are perfect to bring a little magic to an ordinary tee. These t-shirts allow you to write, draw and customise with light. 

Overstuffed your luggage? We’ll post your shopping to you – just let our team know at the till.

Camera Obscura & World of Illusions - Retail Staff member serving customer
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