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Address: 400 S Jefferson Ave, Springfield, MO 65806-2316
Phone Number: +1 417-831-3665
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Wed - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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1984 is an 80s time machine! All original 80s video games and 80s theme'd...

1984 is an 80s time machine! All original 80s video games and 80s theme'd hangout. Pinball for 50¢. Entry Admission is $7.50 per person. Your admission is an all-night pass, no cost for re-entry on the same night.

We also have Party Rooms for rental, and we do Private Events. Please call to book in advance.

Find us at 400 S. Jefferson across from the downtown YMCA.

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I took my entire family; including my three children to the 1984 arcade which brought back many memories of my childhood hanging out in these arcades. We all enjoyed our visit.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
lawrencet287
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Springfield, Missouri
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Springfield, Missouri
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I took my entire family; including my three children to the 1984 arcade which brought back many memories of my childhood hanging out in these arcades. We all enjoyed our visit.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

After paying a flat fee of $7, you can enjoy unlimited use of many classic video games (Galaga, Pacman, etc.) and play pinball for $0.50 a game. As someone who was a teenager in the first part of the 1970s, it's the kind of place I'd enjoy visiting once or twice a year. Others, including teens that have used more... More 

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Thank JoeWM
Springfield, Missouri
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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This place is cool! I'm an 80s girl! I lived all those games! Great price $7 to get in for unlimited games. All games are from the 80s! Frogger, asteroids, pac man and on and on! The memoribilia alone is worth the trip! Want a fun night out with the Fam?? 1984 is the place!

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Thank JefroMarie
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When I went it was New Year's, and packed. Due to this I wasn't able to do a tun, but for what I did do it was super fun. This was the first arcade I'd ever been to. It is tighter space wise, but totally worth it, if this is for you.

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Thank travelingeek1
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62 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's kind of sad that arcades are out of style, I fondly remember a day when they were a relatively common feature of malls, pizza parlors and bowling alleys. But with the passing of time, that makes a visit to a place like 1984 a real treat for all ages. All video games (and there are a ton of them)... More 

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Thank Zach S
Branson, Missouri
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a very nice and fun evening playing arcade games. Had a blast playing pinball. Nice place. For a entry fee you can play all the arcade games you want. Pinball is extra but only 25 or 50 cents a game.

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Thank Shannon R
Springfield, Illinois
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sorority rented out 1984 for a few hours one night and it was great. Not too crowded and a ton of fun. I'm not a huge 'gamer', but I had a blast! Will definitely come back.

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Thank Melissa R
St. Louis, MO
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this arcade, but it was way too crowded...Had to wait to play most games. Loved the concept of the place though with the party rooms and the whole arcade was neat!

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Thank Lees1228
Ozark, Missouri
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215 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Remember back to 1984? Well now you can relive that year at 1984. Play all your favorite arcade games from the 80's....Pac Man, Space Invaders, Donkey Kong, Frogger etc. Great place to have birthday parties etc

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Springfield, Missouri
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Took my 7 and 9 year old here to show them what Dad used to do to waste his time. Galaga, Pac Man, Burger Time, Centipede, Frogger, Tron, Q Bert - and the list goes on and on. Great value for the money. Can leave and come back. I wished they had a set amount just for the pinball. That's... More 

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