Pinball Museum Krakow is a museum of pinball and video games. It’s not just about looking at the gaming equipment, but first and foremost you can play. You buy a ticket for about 9 euros and then can gamble on dozens of pinball and arcade games all day. So it’s more or less an arcade with pinball and video games from the 20th century at a flat rate. We liked the retro experience.
The Pinball Museum is located in the center of Krakow not far from Wawel Castle. Pinball is the English word for pinball. About 30 years ago pinball machines were very popular in pubs and discos all over the world. The older readers of this article surely remember it. In the Cracow Pinball Museum there are dozens of pinball machines and arcade games.
The pinball machines are accompanied by video game classics such as Donkey Kong, Pacman, Space Invaders and other classics. For many older visitors, a visit to the Pinball Museum Krakow is a memory of their youth. You can play for many hours, until you get tendinitis. Everything like back then.
Admission Pinball Museum Krakow 2023: If you buy tickets online at Getyourguide, the entrance fee to the Pinball Museum Krakow is under 10 euros. Link to the ticket page
Opening hours Pinball Museum Krakow 2023: During the week (Monday to Friday) the Krakow Pinball Museum is open from 2pm to 9pm. On Saturday from 12 pm to 10 pm, Sunday you can visit Pinball Museum Krakow from 12 pm to 9 pm. Only on some holidays like Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day is closed.
Directions Pinball Museum Krakow: address Stradomska 15, 31-068 Kraków. The Museum of Computer Games and Pinball is not far from Wawel Castle in the center of the city. A ride with Bolt or Uber (online cab) from the center costs under 4 euros in 2023. The stop “Wawel”, many streetcar lines, is about 150 meters away.
Some devices and games in Krakow Pinball Museum.
Video games (examples we know, there are over 30):
Centipede, Twin Rifle, Missile Command, Metal Slug, Millipede, Asteroids, Space Invaders, Pac-Man, Donkey Kong, Scramble, Frogger.
In addition, several dozens of pinball machines, most of them are from 1974 to 1999. We liked the pinball machines from the 70s the most.