We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Timeline Arcade

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Review Highlights
Lot's of fun. Nostalgic for an 80's/90's kid.

This is a great way to get to play a lot of old games that you might remember from "back in the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Nathan J
Fun for Everyone

From pinball to Pacman and every game in between, I have never been to an arcade that offers so... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Hanover, Pennsylvania
Read all 64 reviews
All photos (60)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pac man”(10 reviews)
Largest Classic Arcade in Pa, over 165 Video Games and Pinball Machines from the 1970s-2000s. We are located on the second floor of what used to be a Historic Downtown Hanover, Pa Bank building, Play all the classics and enjoy todays greatest hits...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
See all hours
22 Carlisle St, Hanover, PA 17331-2403
+1 717-634-2600
Improve This Listing
Reviews (64)
Filter reviews
64 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews pinball machines pac man pay by the hour free play skee ball video games half hour blast from the past space invaders swipe card donkey kong step back in time love this place second floor few hours childhood byob
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 64 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a great way to get to play a lot of old games that you might remember from "back in the day". I enjoy bringing my daughters here once in a while, they have fun, too. Some of the machines are often out of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Nathan J
Reviewed December 11, 2018

From pinball to Pacman and every game in between, I have never been to an arcade that offers so many games and you don't have to worry about quarters because you only pay by the hour. Kids and adults will love this place, I know...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dansaia
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Very disappointed. I would give them a zero if I could. Probably more than 25% of the machines didn’t work and the ones that did work were sluggish and in poor condition. We were there for about a half hour but paid the full hour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank clarileed
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Had a great time playing the old games of our teens (we are 60's now). Pin ball they have the best selection, the base ball game, the puck sliding bowling game, and skee ball. Our grandchildren 11 and 7 loved playing them as they were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Sue B
Reviewed July 3, 2018

I am an arcade junkie who grew up in the arcades in the late 80's/early 90's and go out of my way to find arcades whenever on vacation or whenever possible. I've been to some of the best in the country (Funspot, Pinball Wizard... RIP...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Q1111YNkeithm
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We were a group of five ranging in age from 24 to 63. Fun was had by all! Atmosphere was fun and relaxed. From pin ball machines made in the 1970s to dance revolution we all had our favorites. Loved not having to use coins...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Sally G
Reviewed January 5, 2018

We had a great time. Timeline Arcade for NYE has a Pac-Man drop outside of their building. It is free to see the Pac-Man drop, but if you want to join the party inside It was 25 bucks per person. That included unlimited play from...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AllisonJessicaRabbit
Reviewed December 28, 2017

In what seems to be an old bank building in Hanover, PA, Timeline Arcade is perfect all video game enthusiasts. All the classics from the 80s and 90s are here: Q-bert, Space Invaders, Centipede, Asteroids, Donkey Kong, Gorf, Donkey Kong Jr., Fix It Felix, Jr.,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank SpanishteacherMD
Reviewed November 9, 2017

It's a little pricey upfront but if you are looking to kill a few hours of time it is worth it. They have so many games you wont be able to get to them. When we went it was later in the evening and they...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Airspeed888
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

Clean and organized. Few games out of order. Family friendly. Great for all ages. Expensive but understandable.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Rhiannon L
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 nearby hotels
Clearview Motor Inn
7 reviews
.97 miles away
Hanover Hotel & Banquet Center
40 reviews
1.40 miles away
Holiday Inn Express Hanover
134 reviews
1.59 miles away
Hampton Inn Hanover
495 reviews
1.60 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 144 nearby restaurants
Warehouse Gourmet Bistro
264 reviews
.28 miles away
The Famous Hot Weiner
124 reviews
.13 miles away
Big Mike's Crabhouse and Grill
51 reviews
.16 miles away
3 Hogs BBQ
74 reviews
.44 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 31 nearby attractions
Warehime-Myers Mansion
14 reviews
.13 miles away
Yesteryear Antique Center
17 reviews
.64 miles away
The Eichelberger Performing Arts Center
9 reviews
.40 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Timeline Arcade staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines