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The Nostalgia Box Museum

16 Aberdeen St | Shop 3, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
+61 8 9227 7377
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Perth Video Game Console Museum
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Perth Video Game Console Museum
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The Nostalgia Box is Australia's FIRST and Perth's new interactive Video Game Console Museum. We showcase around 100 consoles, from the 1970s through to the 2000s, you are sure to find most if not all consoles from your childhood as well as many you've never even heard of. Experience what games were like back in the day in our extensive gaming area, classics like Pong, Space Invaders, Super Mario Bros, Street Fighter and many more, are all playable! Nostalgia Box takes you back to the wonderful memories of your gaming youth - and gives kids a chance to experience gaming old school style.
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“retro games” (12 reviews)
“mario kart” (8 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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16 Aberdeen St | Shop 3, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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+61 8 9227 7377
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I'm kinda the only person there when I arrived. Only 1 staff there but it was quite amazing to see all the video game console from the very 1st in the world till late 90's version. There's a whole session of old school game for...More

Thank BenjaminCWY
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great to relive not only the nostalgia of our childhood being the first generation who grew up with pong and space invaders, but for our nephews to see this and also relieve their childhood of ps1 etc. for them to be able to play the...More

Thank Natasha B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been here a few times, enjoyed it each time. The kids loved it too - the five-year-old got bored towards the end but the 11 and 15 year old could have stayed all day. I would love to go with a group of...More

Thank christiebyrne54
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Playing the wide range of old video games here is the perfect activity for winter days in Perth. The exhibition about the history of video games is also very interesting.

Thank TheOExpress
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took 9 children to Nostalgia box for my son's 10th birthday. They had an amazing time! The frontline support we received was fantastic with changes of games and helping children play the games. The museum is well worth a visit and the children and...More

Thank mikeyj472018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Took my son in the holidays. He loved looking at all the old computers and reading the history. Playing the games was brilliant a real blast from the past.

Thank Matthew W
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

not only does Nostalgia Box showcase the history of the gaming console it also offers and opportunity to play some of the epic earlier games on the original consoles with original handpieces. Entry is pretty reasonable at $16.50 for adults and $11 for kids with...More

Thank lois g
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time here. Museum is really interesting and there is a variety of games available to play. Mario Kart was such a throw back!

Thank James O
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

This place was well kept and had games that brought back memories and it was good for my son to look and learn the evolution of the computer games that they are playing now. We had great fun playing Duck Hunt and Super Mario. My...More

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Although their website states “Visitors are welcome to stay as long as they like except when we have private functions during the day that require us to close the Museum to the public. In this instance, visitors are required to complete their visit within one...More

Thank Brooke S
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TheNostalgiaBox, Manager at The Nostalgia Box Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Thank you for your review. We always ensure that visitors have at least one hour to visit the museum. That phrase on our website meant that if you book in a session directly prior to a private hire, then the experience would only be available...More

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wong v
20 December 2017|
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Response from leesie136 | Reviewed this property |
Bookings can be made online or over the phone. If it’s quiet I’m sure walk ins are fine, but being school holidays it may be busier than usual.
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sammychin
20 July 2017|
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Response from TheNostalgiaBox | Property representative |
Hello! It is $16.50 for adults, $11 for children. There is no time limit so feel free to stay as long as you like. However on weekends we sometimes have private events, in such cases experience will only be available for one... More
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