"Virtual reality is the first step in a grand adventure into the landscape of imagination" - Frank Biocca
VR Planet is Durhams top rated facility for virtual reality entertainment. Our goal is to provide each and every person who steps into our facility with an amazing virtual experience that will awaken them to the limitless potential of VR technology.
Virtual reality has the ability to stretch the boundaries of what we deem “possible”. You can time travel through dimensions, fight off angry space pirates, be a professional boxer, or travel the world - all in our beautifully designed, 2500 square foot venue. Looking for something to do in Durham? Look no further!
Each 1 hour session that you book at VR Planet will include:
1 hour in one of our eight virtual reality booths
All of the best and most interactive Virtual Reality games and experiences available, single and multiplayer
Access to the HTC Vive Pro virtual reality gaming device
An optional 10 minute tutorial, recommended for first time visitors
Sunday: 12pm - 8:00pm
Tuesday: 4pm - 10pm
Wedesday: 4pm - 10pm
Thursday: 4pm - 10pm
Friday: 4pm - 10pm
Saturday: 12pm - 10pm
- All 8 of our VR booths
- Party room
- Console gaming on big screen
- Loot bags & pizza available for purchase
Book your next corporate event with us!
We are equipped with state of the art VR equipment to provide you and your team with a true VR experience.
From corporate events, private parties, team building and trade shows, we can tailor your event to suit your needs to give you the experience of becoming completely immersed in the virtual world.
Vr Planet has the most diverse collection of virtual experiences in the country. While most arcades focus on simply gaming, we provide experiences that cater to all audiences; from thrill seekers to those looking to relax and explore, VR Planet has got you covered!
-Space Pirates Trainer
-Google Tilt Brush
-Richie's Plank Experience
-2MD VR Football
-Nature Treks Vr
-Zombie Training Simulator
-The Brookhaven Experiment
Frequently Asked Questions
Virtual Reality is the use of technology to simulate experiences. The more submersive the experience, the more your brain believes what you are seeing is “real”.
We use the HTC vive and HTC vive pros. We made the decision to use HTC for multiple reasons. Firstly, the HTC trumps the Oculus in tracking, keeping motion sickness to a minimum and keeping you submersed in the experience. Secondly, the HTC Vive is able to run many programs that are not yet available on the oculus rift or other VR headsets.
Only one person per booth. Groups of up to eight can play together all at once in the same virtual play space.
Customers typically book 2 hour sessions, taking a short refreshment break at around the 1 hour mark.
Yes, you can all connect and play multiplayer.
At the age of 8 or 48 inches in height.
Yes! We will gladly host your birthday party, corporate event, gaming tournaments, you name it! Just contact us at any time and we will get back to you with a package that caters to your needs.
Yes, moderately sizes glass fit comfortably inside the headset.
Yes you can! We have 5 and 10 play scratch cards! They let you purchase multiple sessions at a discounted rate! You also get to bring friends at a discount! Check out our post about our scratch card program, and also our membership program coming soon!