THE HOME OF RETRO GAMING
In the heart of Leicestershire lies a building brimming with gaming history!
Featuring classic systems such as the Sinclair Spectrum, Commodore 64, Commodore Amiga and Atari 2600. Gaming giants including Nintendo NES, Sega MegaDrive, Xbox and PlayStation. Plus the truly unique Virtuality VR systems and the one of a kind CD1200!
However we haven't got to the best bit! Everything is out to not only touch, but to play on! Using original hardware and with a colossal software library. It truly is a gamers paradise!
How to Visit
Normal opening hours are Saturdays &
Sundays from 10am until 3:30pm
Open on select bank holidays
Please check the opening schedule
for full details
RCM House (Unit Q),
Troon Way Business Centre,
Humberstone Lane, Leicester, LE4 9HA
Ample free onsite parking
Students (with NUS card)/ Carers £7.00
Children (between 4 - 15) £5.00
Children (under 4) Free
Concessions (disabled/ over 65) £5.00
Group ticket (1 adult, 4 children or 2 adults, 2 children or 3 adults) £24.00
Special Events As Advertised
Tripadvisor Travelers' Choice 2023!
We have been awarded the Tripadvisors travelers' choice award for consistently earning great reviews from travellers and have been ranked within the top 10% of properties on Tripadvisor
We currently sit as the 6th most popular attraction in Leicestershire and come 1st in the specialty museum category.
Check out our full reviews below;
What people are saying...
Cool place nice and relaxed . Could easily spend few hours there going down memory lane - My younger boys loved it being able to use the computers was major plus and staff really helpful and friendly. Trip down memory lane for me too 😁. Loved the... read more
11 September 2023
A fun travel back in time - What a gem hidden away in Leicester. I had no idea this place existed. I was amazed at how many different games we could play and the staff were all... read more
27 August 2023
Such a cool place, exceeded our expectations. It’s less of a museum and more of a retro arcade with the amount of retro gaming systems you can play on.
Nice... read more
12 February 2023
EventsWe host and attend several special events throughout the year. View our opening schedule to see when we are open and where we will be attending external events.
Support The Museum
Do you have old retro equipment, books, magazines or collectables in the loft or garage?Is it in good working order, or be easily fixed?If it is then you can donate it to the museum and we will put it to good use!
Please contact us before bringing in any donations to ensure we can accept it
MAKE A CASH DONATIONThe ticket price you pay when you enter covers only a small amount of our buildings' running costs.In order to keep the museum fully functioning we rely on generous donations from people who want to see us survive.If you feel like you can help us in anyway possible please use the below link to go to our donation page.
Blank Canvas 2 - Out Now!Blank Canvas 2, a brand new collection of tracks from outstanding artist's for your listening pleasure!Now available for instant download and physical purchase from the Blank Canvas Website
Our Charity AlbumWith the help of our amazing friends we released a 3CD album containing a wide variety of music.
This is now available to buy now from the below link!