Retro Games: A Gaming Journey from Arcade to ZX Spectrum
9 July 2022 to 20 March 2023
9 July 2022 - 20 March 2023
Retro Games charts the rise of computer gaming through the boom of the 1980s to the present day. Starting with the early days of the ‘70s games arcades – like those on Great Yarmouth seafront – visitors will see key pieces of vintage hardware in retro room settings and have the chance to play games using vintage and contemporary technology for an immersive experience.
Retro Games is curated by young people from Kick The Dust in Great Yarmouth, funded by The National Lottery Heritage Fund, in collaboration with East Norfolk Sixth Form level 4 Games Design Students and the curatorial team at Great Yarmouth Museums.