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Galloping Ghost

9415 Ogden Ave, Brookfield, IL 60513-1819
+1 708-485-4700
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Worthy destination for 7-hour road trip? Yes

Galloping Ghost is an arcade, museum, time machine and cultural wonder all in one -- and a big... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
DJ_Narthex
Best Thing To Do in Chicago Land!!

We wanted to go hear ever since we found out about it. Then we finally went! We went for a fun trip... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mega A
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good29%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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“arcade games” (9 reviews)
“donkey kong” (3 reviews)
“great games” (3 reviews)
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9415 Ogden Ave, Brookfield, IL 60513-1819
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Galloping Ghost is an arcade, museum, time machine and cultural wonder all in one -- and a big, ridiculous idea that's executed wonderfully and with attention to customer experience. And I can't believe I forgot to ask about origin of the name. My 14 y.o....More

Thank DJ_Narthex
Reviewed 6 days ago

We wanted to go hear ever since we found out about it. Then we finally went! We went for a fun trip last weekend after Ikea to go see what it was like. You only get to pay 10 or 15 dollars to pay. You...More

Thank Mega A
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Went this past weekend with some fellow gamer friends. We spent about 5 hours at the arcade and still left with games we wanted to play. Staff was nice, only one game was under repair, and I did not leave feeling disappointed. Definitely worth the...More

Thank Jonathon M
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We took a Lyft to and from Brookfield just to visit the arcade. So many games, a few pinball machines, not enough time. 2 hours was not enough but we had to leave. Find your favourites and stick to them if you don't have enough...More

Thank JQTAI
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

They have tons of arcade games, I was surprised to find a Left 4 Dead arcade. Some areas are very cold, so bring a sweater or something to keep you warm. They sell snacks, but it's just candies, tiny bags of chips (for $1.50), and...More

Thank bren416
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Went there for a birthday party they are very accomadating., kept the kids busy with all the games..

Thank judyk901
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Galloping Ghost is the epitome of an old school arcade from 40 years ago. If you enjoy playing the original electronic arcade games from long ago, you'll love this place!

Thank paddymac1846
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Found this place by chance, Now I will make the 2.5 hour drive multiple times a year from now on. Wow this place has everything you can remember and more games that you have never seen. I only saw 2 machines turned off and 1...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Galloping Ghost is the largest retro arcade out there, with over 600 different games to choose from. Unfortunately, there are bound to be a few each trip that are out of commission... which was extremely disappointing for me this time around, as I was looking...More

Thank Christopher T
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Found this arcade online and decided we woukd make the 3 1/2 hour trip to visit and play games.. omg it was so worth the trip! Its was 20 admission which at first i was like "20 bucks to play games" but once i got...More

Thank S692IDjessicab
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Cobma
23 March 2016|
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Response from Scott D | Reviewed this property |
No, it is a flat rate.
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Mitchzavala
12 October 2015|
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Response from Frank S | Reviewed this property |
Each person, young and old, costs $15 for an all day pass. If you leave and come back, you don't have to pay extra.
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awillett5
20 May 2015|
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Response from Ravage7779 | Reviewed this property |
No. Not a toddler friendly environment.
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