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VIGAMUS - The Video Game Museum of Rome

Via Sabotino 4, 00195 Rome, Italy
+39 06 4547 5940
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WINNER OF 2014 AND 2015 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE Located in the heart of Rome, VIGAMUS is the only Museum in Italy dedicated to Video Games. A modern center, in which visitors can immerse themselves in the History of Video Games and discover the evolution of a young art form with an illustrious past behind, made of memorable characters and compelling stories. Inside the Museum people can explore different areas, divided between Exhibition Areas, Interactive Areas with over 50 free playable stations, and the Oculus Room, the only Center in the world where it is possible to experience the Oculus Rift Virtual Reality device permanently.
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Via Sabotino 4, 00195 Rome, Italy
+39 06 4547 5940
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

After dragging our 14-year-old son through sighseeing days he'll appreciate more when he's home, we gave him the treat of our vacation with a visit to Vigamus. The display of vintage video games, many of which can be played, was a welcome break for him...More

Thank CanIGetaWitness23
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This was a great change of pace from museums and churches - the kids definitely enjoyed their time here. Highly recommend.

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 31 May 2017

My son gave this place 5 out of 5. He loved it, great for kids and teenagers and a change from all the siteseeing if you have children. My husband also enjoyed it....to be honest I was happy playing pacman and space invaders.

Thank michelle d
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

This was a must for my teenage son, no I must admit it was a welcome break in between all the precious art and sculpture in Rome. It's a bit off the beaten track but best visited if you are in the region of the...More

Thank FiPrice
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

The museum was perfect. Near the subway, it offers you the opportunity to play lots of game, some from 60s, 70s, 80s ... but also from our recent games. Not only you can learn more about the history of the video games but you can...More

Thank mindsblow
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We found this place as a rainy day activity near to our apartment. It has 80 docks you can play retro, classic and the more modern games on. Consoles, PC and retro arcade machines are all playable as well as a short go using the...More

Thank M8x1mus
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

The vigamus museum, is great if you love video games! It has tons of gaming memorabilia and it goes through the history and the development of the video gaming industry. The museum also has tons of different consoles and arcade games that you can play...More

Thank Chloe S
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

With more than 40 consoles and games to play on this was awesome fun and a great escape from the 36 degree heat outside.

Thank Amith C
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I found out about Vigamus through the RomaPass which offers a 3€ discount (8€ to 5€) for a ticket. Arriving in noon, we were obviously not visiting during the peak hours and there were just a few people there. Vigamus offers a slice through the...More

Thank jarek163
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

As a video game aficionado, this place was a feast for the eyes. It had all you need to have in a museum, all history of video games as depicted. Plus, you can also sit down and play popular video games for all consoles, even...More

Thank Elior B
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