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Seattle Pinball Museum

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Must-Do If You Love Pinball

This is less like a museum, and more like an amazing way to play pinball for several hours. It's... read more

Reviewed yesterday
gothster
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Austin, Texas
Wish there was more time in the day!!

I stumbled on this place looking for a place to play pinball. Seattle has a lot of pinball joints... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ed L
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Vancouver, Canada
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Come enjoy a truly unique Seattle experience. Play the largest public pinball collection in the Pacific Northwest. 50 plus games on free play with your paid admission. Located in the heart of Chinatown/International District. Also available vintage...more
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508 Maynard Ave S, Seattle, WA 98104-2919
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Reviewed yesterday

This is less like a museum, and more like an amazing way to play pinball for several hours. It's $15 to get in, and every machine is free to play, save one or two of the very new ones. We spent four hours in there...More

Thank gothster
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stumbled on this place looking for a place to play pinball. Seattle has a lot of pinball joints but this is pay one price and play until this place closes or you get Carpel Tunnel from pressing the flipper buttons too much. LoL I...More

Thank Ed L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Over fifty machines all on free play. The owners are great and friendly people. Some old machines back in early 1960 years. Some new machines. If you go to Seattle you got to go here. Cold beer and soda for sale.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This is a great place for the 40+ crowd although I think I would agree with other reviewers that young kids (8 under) might not see the beauty. We got there about 20 minutes after it opened on a weekday and the crowds were not...More

1  Thank Kelli S
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

As a caveat, my family loves pinball. So this place rocked!!! For $15 a person, you could play all you wanted. They had pretty much all of the top ten machines, plus some new ones and a bunch of oldies. They had good policies allowing...More

2  Thank travelkat2570
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I went with a couple of friends and we enjoyed the old games. Pinball games are great. The old video arcade games also a plus. I don’t see kids having that much fun here. I saw them bouncing from one game to the other not...More

Thank ValueTraveller2010
Reviewed 26 June 2018

The cool thing about this place is that all but 2 machines are set to free play. You pay one cover charge and you can play all day long. Unfortunately, the place is pretty small, so it can seem a little crowded. The machines are...More

2  Thank Rick G
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

The staff was helpful. The games are fun and it was worth the $17 per person to play unlimited games. My kids loved it and they are ten and thirteen. Who doesn’t want to play Ms. Pac-Man?!

1  Thank Katharine W
Reviewed 7 April 2018

A great selection of pinball machines from throughout the years. We were able to relive our childhoods and play some of our favorites. A little pricey but worth it if you are going to spend some time there playing all of the games. I know...More

1  Thank Teeel
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This is a sad review to write, as the variety of pinball games and free play one-price admission is really nifty and pinball machines are (sadly) a dying breed. We had told our youngest he had to wait until the ripe old age of seven...More

11  Thank Aaron G
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stacicooperhoffmann
14 August 2017|
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Response from pudman43 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, can't recall if they had an elevator or not. Try emailing the museum, they struck me as very helpful folks. As for any learning type exhibits, no it's just a ton of great old pinball machines
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Allison W
12 July 2016|
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Response from Steven H | Reviewed this property |
Parking downtown is a challenge. We took the light-rail from Tuckwilla Station which has free parking. The Chinatown station is 2 blocks from the Pinball Museum.
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fill2525
4 January 2015|
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Response from Cindy M | Property representative |
Please email directly to the Seattle Pinball Museum
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