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Plenty of early stuff & you can play with most of it,well worth a visit. Check out the times, it is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
peterandjenny282
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Swindon, United Kingdom
Brilliant!

What a fantastic find - and right in the town where I live! A trip down memory lane seeing old... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jonathan K
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Plenty of early stuff & you can play with most of it,well worth a visit. Check out the times, it is not always open

1  Thank peterandjenny282
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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

1  Thank Jonathan K
MuseumofComputing, Owner at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 7 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

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MuseumofComputing, Manager at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you so much, so glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 20 May 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

Thank AndyY144
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!

Reviewed 18 May 2018

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

1  Thank Glenn S
MuseumofComputing, Manager at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you, it was great to see you all! Simon

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

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

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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!) :-)

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

The museum is well worth the visit and £2 entry fee. It was kind of like a stroll down technology memory lane. Great staff too! See Chris in the photo.

1  Thank janetremblin
MuseumofComputing, Manager at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2018

Thank you, so glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 8 April 2018

Very interesting even for a non-computer person like myself. My partner who does working in computing was enthralled. Talks were excellent and staff, who are all volunteers are lovely. I couldn't stand for too long as I wasn't that well and the staff always ensured...More

1  Thank ladyita
MuseumofComputing, Manager at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

Thank you, so glad you enjoyed your visit!

Reviewed 2 April 2018

We came across this little gem, the staff were excellent in giving us further advice and information about this quirky user-friendly Interactive museum. Well worth a visit if you're passing.

1  Thank Angela J
MuseumofComputing, Manager at Museum of Computing, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Thank you, so glad you enjoyed it!

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit ! great collection of computers from different eras. you could touch a lot of exhibits and play on most of them with great selection of retro games available . It was educational as well fun with useful info posters placed near...More

1  Thank Irinzza
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