Richardson's Family Entertainment Centre - Amusement Park/Arcade in Hemsby, Hemsby - Great Yarmouth

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Richardson's Family Entertainment Centre in the seaside village of Hemsby near Great Yarmouth is packed with indoor and outdoor adventure and entertainment for all the family. 

NEW FOR 2024!

4 LANES OF TEN-PIN BOWLING... with glow in the dark underwater-themed backdrop! We have 4 lanes, which are all equipped with automatic bumpers for anyone that needs a little extra help. Players can wear their own flat-soled footwear.

CROW'S NEST HIGH ROPES - our high ropes course has several levels at different heights. The Crow’s Nest will test your nerve and balance as you explore the course. But don’t worry,our instructors will be there to help you out. (Under 1.3m tall must be accompanied by an adult)

COCONUT TREE CLIMB - our new outdoor climb is a themed treeclimbing attraction with handholds to make climbing easier. Climbers can race against each other to add that competitive edge to this climbing experience. (Under 1.3m tall must beaccompanied by an adult)

AMERICAN POOL - shoot some 8-ball on our American style Pool tables. Spots or stripes it’s fast fun with a cue ball!

SOFT PLAY - with ball pits, climbing nets and mazes, its a fun and safe place for children to explore, burn some energy and make new friends. We also have a seperate purpose-built padded Soft Play area for under 3's to play and explore safely.

AIR HOCKEY - nothing beats this classic. Fast and furious fun with a puck and strikers, just mind those fingers!

AUGMENTED REALITY DARTS - one hundred and eighty! The classic game but using immersive game play, auto-scoring and loads of fun new play options - you can't beat a bit of bully!

THE GAMES ARCADE - a great way to spend a few hours challenging your friends and family. 

GALLEY FISH BAR & RESTAURANT  - enjoy classic seaside fish and chips, fried fish in batter, crispy potatoes, served with or without salt and vinegar. PLUS: Pizzas, Sharer & Kid’s boxes, Bites & Sides and vegan options too. 

THE BEACH HUT BAR - our fully licensed themed Bar celebrates that icon of the British Seaside – The Beach Hut!

CELEBRATE WITH US - we have a great choice of indoor play or bowling parties for kids, Adults too! For more information and to book, simply give us a call on 01493 509 301



  • Outside Seating

Booking & Payment Details

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Online Booking Possible


  • On site café / restaurant


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • Parking with charge

Property Facilities

  • Public toilets

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups

Map & Directions

Road Directions

By Road: Take the A149 out of Great Yarmouth signposted for Caister-on-Sea and follow the signs through to Hemsby. Take a right turn at the mini roundabout on arrival in Hemsby. Richardson's Family Entertainment Centre is located on Beach Road with a large public car park opposite. 

The nearest railway station is Great Yarmouth, which is 7 miles away.

Richardson's Family Entertainment Centre

Type:Amusement Park/Arcade

Beach Road, Hemsby, Norfolk, NR29 4HR

Tel: 01493 509 301

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 10:00
Bank HolidayOpen