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Timeline Arcade

22 Carlisle St, Hanover, PA 17331-2403
+1 717-634-2600
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Great variety of games, however many were not working properly

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... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2018
Keith M
Great trip back in time

We were a group of five ranging in age from 24 to 63. Fun was had by all! Atmosphere was fun and... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Sally G
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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 as well. No coins needed pay one low price per hour of only $10 or all day pass for only $25
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  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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22 Carlisle St, Hanover, PA 17331-2403
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+1 717-634-2600
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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

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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

Thank Sally G
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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

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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

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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

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Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

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

Thank Rhiannon L
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Reviewed September 14, 2017

I have been to the arcade several times especially when relatives come to town. It is a step back in time when you can play pinball machines and shoot zombies with your right hand man by your side, in person. Pay by the hour with...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

What a fabulous place to take kids. We took my 12 year old great niece. She loved it. My daughter and I played a lot of pin ball and then we found pac man.

Thank Donna W
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Reviewed June 6, 2017

My husband, 8yo son and I went New Year's Eve to Timeline on a whim while driving by and was not disappointed! Packed to the brim with old school retro arcade games that operate on a card, so no quarters needed. After a certain time...More

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Reviewed May 13, 2017

If you spend any time in arcades during the early 1990s, this will feel like coming home. The pay-by-the-hour pricing is genius. (Finally, you keep playing Smash TV until you see the ending.) There's a few too many button mashers and not enough oddities. But...More

Thank Nathan G
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Brandon S, Owner at Timeline Arcade, responded to this reviewResponded May 17, 2017

thanks so much for checking us out!we are happy you had a radical time. Check out our York, Pa location and in about a year we will have another in Lancaster,Pa

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