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The National Videogame Museum

  • Sheffield
  • Indoor
  • All Ages
  • Museums and Art Galleries, Tourist Attractions

Love videogames? Who doesn't! Play over 80 awesome games, and you can even try your had at making your very own!

Attraction Information

Do your little ones love video games? Who doesn’t! At The National Videogame Museum in Sheffield, you can play them, make them, and even learn about them, it’s the perfect place for a family day out that everyone will enjoy. 

 With more than 80 playable games to enjoy, you’ll find everything from classic Pac-Man to some of the newer releases. Ever dreamed of making your very own game? Head to The Lab, where you’ll get to do that very thing! Settle down for a game making session and use some of the game development tools on hand, or if you're more into playing than making games, you can even have a go at playing and testing unreleased and unfinished games. 

There’s plenty of awesome exhibitions going on at The National Videogame Museum too, so there’s plenty of things to play, see and do. It’s sure to be a great day out, and one that everyone will be able to enjoy too!

  • Play plenty of awesome games
  • See how games are made 
  • Loads of objects and exhibits to see
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Opening hours

Term Time
Friday 13:00 - 16:00
Saturday and Sunday 10:30 - 13:00, 14:30 - 17:00
Sheffield School Holidays
Daily 10:30 - 13:00, 14:30 - 17:00


General Admission
Kids: £9.00 
Adults: £11.00 
Under 5s: Free
Concessions: £9.00

Travel & Contact Information


Castle House, Angel Street, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S3 8LN, England

Phone number

0114 321 0299



Click here to visit The National Videogame Museum's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

Yes, there are toilets.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

The National Videogame Museum has not told us if you can bring a picnic.

No, there are no dining options.

Yes, The National Videogame Museum is wheelchair friendly.

Yes, The National Videogame Museum have stated they are pushchair friendly.

The National Videogame Museum has not told us if they are dog friendly.

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