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Musee Mecanique

Pier 45, Fishermen's Wharf, foot of Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA 94133
+1 415-346-2000
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A reminder of days gone by

This was totally unexpected but great. Lots of games machines from days before electronics. Parents... read more

Reviewed yesterday
FNQRoss
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Cairns, Australia
Hidden Gem!

We mostly bumbled upon this exhibit and what a happy surprise it proved to be. What an amazing... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
missy64sully
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Guilford, Connecticut
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This superb collection of mechanical games and toys will entice people of all ages.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“arcade games” (252 reviews)
“pac man” (116 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Pier 45, Fishermen's Wharf, foot of Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA 94133
Fisherman’s Wharf
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+1 415-346-2000
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Reviewed yesterday

This was totally unexpected but great. Lots of games machines from days before electronics. Parents will enjoy the memories. Children will be amused at what entertained their parents.

Thank FNQRoss
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We mostly bumbled upon this exhibit and what a happy surprise it proved to be. What an amazing collection of old arcade games! My husband and my daughter's boyfriend were like two kids playing pinball and arcade games from a bygone era. A very impressive...More

Thank missy64sully
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It is so fun to see so many "museum piece" games that are still in use and being enjoyed by people of all ages. There are new games too, but the old ones are just so much fun to see and to play. Of course...More

Thank SteveT6029677454
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Short walk from fishermen's wharf! Almost everything costs 25 cents, You could literally spend an hour here and only spend 5 bucks! AWESOME concept .

Thank Beryan M
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I was not feeling great. but my son loved it. he wasn't sure what to do at first but he caught on and liked it... Some of the machines were really really old and that was cool to see. It was kind of dark in...More

Thank foodlovingmom
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This Musee is free! Wander around and check out all the old machines - from player pianos to racing games. This arcade only takes quarters, but there are change machines. Each game only costs .25 cents to .50 cents. Cheap way to see some very...More

Thank Melody G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fun museum, or place to see. There is no real entrance, and no fee. It is a kind of warehouse with a huge collection of more or less old games. Pretty fun to see with which kinds of games our parents, grand-parents...More

Thank Aurelie_Mlr
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent an hour and a half on a rainy afternoon in San Francisco, it was neat! Movies of the 1906 fire, games from the early 1900s to Pac-Man : to put it simply it was fun!

Thank Deina2015
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 30 minutes or so playing games and looking around in here...so very old machines in here! It was neat to see how the games have changed over the years!

Thank Islandshelby
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read the reviews on this place and wasn't disappointed. There is lots going on in this area but if you look for the big battleship in dock - your not far from it!! Loads of old arcade machines and Wurlitzers in this warehouse - most...More

Thank Zulujasp
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