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My partner is very interested in history of computers and this museum has alot, all sorts of of computers, adding machines, computer game consoles, monitors everything computer. The museum is run by a gentleman who is obviously passionate about computers and was extremely knowledgeable about...More
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MuseumofComputing, Manager at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
With the rule "if it is working, you can use it gently", this place will give you the possibility of trying out different pieces of computer history like an Apple II, BBC Micro, ZX Spectrum, Atari ST or even different time points in video gaming...More
What a fantastic find - and right in the town where I live!
A trip down memory lane seeing old tech like the Vic20 and ZX Spectrum.
So much on display to look at.
My daughter, visiting from the US, who is a tech geek...More
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MuseumofComputing, Owner at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 19 June 2018
I have been wanting to visit the museum for a long time - I'm only here 10-14 days a year (I leave in the USA) - and because the museum is run by volunteers, the hours of operation are a bit inconvenient. That is the...More
MuseumofComputing, Manager at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018
This is a great little museum, it gave me the chance to see again some of the technology I grew up with, and it makes you realise exactly how far computing has come in such a relatively short time. The great thing is that you...More
MuseumofComputing, Manager at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018
Thank you, I too 'invested' many hours in Space Invaders :-)
Glad you enjoyed it!
I accompanied some schoolchildren from Swindon on a Coding Club trip and I felt that I had to write a review on what is one of Swindon's hidden gems. The coding session was extremely well delivered by Simon and everyone really enjoyed their wander around...More
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MuseumofComputing, Manager at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018
Great museum which I’ve been meaning to visit for years! Finally visited and it was the best £2 I’ve spent for a long time. So many interesting displays. (Ex. Where the term “debugging” come from?) ...and reminders of items not seen since childhood. Run by...More
MuseumofComputing, Manager at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018
Thank you, so pleased you enjoyed it! (possibly the best title ever!) :-)