Snibston Discovery Museum


Visit this Leicestershire favourite with great family activities, high quality exhibitions, interactive fun and a few surprises along the way. From planes and trains, mining and engineering, fashion and toys to colliery tours, train rides and science play, there really is something for everyone. LATEST NEWS - our online shop is now live

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Valentines Retro Gaming weekend...Must See

Valentines Retro Gaming weekend...Must See

Saturday 14th February - Sunday 15th February

The RCM in partnership with LCC’s Snibston Discovery Museum and in association with RVR Proudly Presents

On 14th and 15th February 2015
From 10.30am until 16.30pm on both days
At Snibston Discovery Museum
Ashby Road, Coalville, Leicestershire LE67 3LN

Do you love RETRO GAMING? Here is your chance to prove it!

A fantastic hands-on opportunity to discover and play on computers and consoles from the last 35 years including Acorn, Sony, Amstrad, Atari, Commodore, Nintendo, Sega, Sinclair, Dragon, Apple and of course our Virtuality machines from the 90s.

Also, as part of the great value ticket price, you can explore Snibston Discovery Museum – the region’s largest science and technology museum.

Ticket prices:
Advance tickets can be purchased via the Virgin Money Giving button on the RCM website or directly from the venue:
Child Single Day £6.50 (£8.00 on door)
Adult Single Day £10.50 (£12.00 on door)
Child Two Days £9.50 (£11.00 on door)
Adult Two Days £15.50 (17.00 on door)

Contact details for the Retro Computer Museum:
07519 816283

Contact details for Snibston:
01530 278444