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


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


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

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Adults £7.50
Children £4.50
Special Events As Advertised

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What people are saying...

  • star rating  Fab afternoon out with my eight and eleven year olds. Amazing array of games to play with informative and helpful volunteers on hand. This place is a real gem.... read more

    19 January 2020

    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

    10 May 2022

    star rating  It's a pretty cool place that I have been too. I love the fact that it let's kids know and see what kids used to do for fun in the... read more

    11 March 2020
  • star rating  We took the 38th Leicester Cubs and Scouts with a few parents to look at and play with some of the old style computers and the Guys that run... read more

    1 September 2020

    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

    12 January 2020

    star rating  This place is the best we stayed allday good value and the staff are super helpful and frendly it the first time we been to the musem and the kids... read more

    8 February 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

    star rating  Great place to cisit glad to see it back open friendly and polite staff lots of games and history to enjoy 10/10 would recommend.

    23 April 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

    3 February 2019


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