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

When

Saturdays & Sundays 10am - 3:30pm
We also open on select bank holidays and may be closed on certain days
Check the opening schedule for full details

Where

Unit A, Troon Way Business Centre,
Humberstone Lane, Leicester, LE4 9HA

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Cost

Adults £7.50
Children £4.50
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Special Events As Advertised


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What people are saying...

  • star rating  Retro computer museum is a fantastic place to revisit past computers and gaming systems. Andy and the team are very friendly and helpful. All systems are available to be played... read more

    Daniel L
    8 May 2022

    star rating  We spent a happy 3 hours here celebrating my husband’s 42nd birthday. We had a 4 year old and 6 year old with us. I wasn’t sure it would be... read more

    Heslomonick
    3 February 2019

    star rating  This place is great. The staff are so knowledgeable and friendly. So many consoles and games to play. Teenager loved it too, spent 4 hours there and... read more

    Fairy876
    22 September 2019
  • star rating  A group of five of us - including my son, daughter and their cousin and boyfriend visited this wonderful place and enjoyed both the atmosphere and the ability to play... read more

    AndrewDJohsnon
    5 January 2020

    star rating  Tucked away is an unassuming building that contains all the computer games you used to play from 1970's onwards. You can play on them for as long as you like.... read more

    Joanna B
    22 June 2019

    star rating  Visited the Retro Computer Museum multiple times and had always been a pleasurable experience. The volunteers are friendly, helpful and accommodating. The place offers a WIDE range of computers /... read more

    drbongo007
    10 May 2022
  • star rating  We visited this fun gaming museum on Sunday 28th April. There are so many games to play on so many different consoles going back decades. Even non gamers will find... read more

    150annaw
    28 April 2019

    star rating  After stumbling across this museum whilst searching for things to do I was surprised to find it was almost on my doorstep and I'd never noticed it! For myself and... read more

    929davinar
    12 January 2020

    star rating  Great day out with our grandson. We played on consoles from our youth and he lived all the old stuff. The guys were really patientwith all his questions and... read more

    Pauline G
    23 August 2019

Events

We 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.
Go to schedule

Coming Soon!

Blank Canvas 2, a brand new collection of tracks from outstanding artist's for your listening pleasure!
Keep an eye out for the official launch.
Blank Canvas 2

Our Charity Album

With 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!
Blank Canvas - Charity Album Website