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The Nostalgia Box Museum

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Perth Video Game Console Museum
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Perth Video Game Console Museum
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Featured in 2019 Guinness World Record Gamer's Edition and Lonely Planet, The Nostalgia Box is Australia's first interactive Video Game Console Museum. The museum is a celebration of video games and the people that made them happen. The museum...more
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16 Aberdeen St | Shop 3, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
+61 8 9227 7377
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All reviews video games blast from the past mario kart childhood memories trip down memory lane super mario space invaders gaming machines gaming industry friendly staff member couple hours private function on display pac man impressive collection educational experience great fun
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Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

This is a cool niche museum if you’re into video games, especially if you grew up with them in the 80s or 90s, but I wouldn’t call it something that would appeal to a more general audience.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nhajare
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Sad to leave as it was a bit hectic in our schedule we need to leave for other place but all of us were full of excitement, pretty happy to see the big smile our our children faces.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JullienAndersons
Reviewed 3 November 2018

A video games history temple for all born-and-raised nerds out there! There is a ton of useful information in there - starting from the first ever gaming consoles up to the latest ones. Don't forget to try the available video games in the end and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I was quite excited about our visit to Nostalgia Box. It was fun, and nostalgic 😂 it was nice to see the kids get into the games!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kristianne80
Reviewed 3 October 2018

What a innovative idea! Fun place to spend a couple of hours. Reminds me of my childhood with plenty of 80s games.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank christopherbT1068YU
Reviewed 29 September 2018

This place is soooooo retro. It will probably have the younger generation scrathing their heads as to how bad gaming used to be (now they have their ps4 pro's) but for us old fuddy duddy's it is a blast from the past where you can...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sinton4
Reviewed 17 September 2018

An absolute gem for a kids party. Held my 12 yr old's birthday there yesterday and it was perfect! Boys loved trying all the old games and the party packages meant I didnt have to worry about a thing except the cake! I even spent...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

My husband had an amazing time playing the old games, and the museum was interesting too. A props box is available for photos and there’s a leaderboard for high scores. We didn’t have to wait very long if there was a game we wanted to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mitchiehigh97
Reviewed 11 August 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BenjaminCWY
Reviewed 9 August 2018 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

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Natasha B
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20 December 2017|
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.
20 July 2017|
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