Game On

Exhibitions (family-friendly, interactive)

  • National Museum of Scotland - Exhibition Gallery 1
  • 10:00, 10:30, 11:00, 11:30, 12:00, 12:30, 13:00, 13:30, 14:00, 14:30
  • Jul 29-31 Aug 1-26
  • Tickets are sold at 30-minute intervals between 10:00 and 15:00. Maximum time allowance within the exhibition is two hours. Children under 5 go free.
  • Suitability: 5+
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Barbican Immersive and National Museums Scotland
  • Warnings and additional info: Maximum time allowance within the exhibition is two hours. Children under 5 go free.
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
Dates, Times and Prices

Description

Get set for Game On, the largest interactive exhibition of video game history and culture. Conceived and curated by Barbican Immersive, the exhibition features more than 100 playable arcade, handheld and console games. From Space Invaders to Sonic the Hedgehog and Mario to Minecraft, explore iconic characters and games produced over the last 50 years, and examine gaming's social, cultural, and technological impact. Presenting different types of gaming across a range of genres, the exhibition also considers wider cultural aspects of the industry, such as the links between gaming, music and film. Image: Bienal de São Paulo

Please note that while all media gallery content is provided by verified members of the event, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society does not review or approve this content before it is posted. Reports of inappropriate content or copyright infringement can be directed to [email protected].

General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Information not supplied
  • Wheelchair access type: Building Lift

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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Dates, Times and Prices