Established to create a permanent public exhibition that tells the story of the Information Age, the computer museum preserves and presents a collection of important computers and related artifacts. It spotlights the people behind the inventions and records the information necessary to inspire and enthuse future generations.Put The Centre for Computing History on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Cambridge journey builder website.
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Definitely worth visiting, this place has something for everyone! Amazed at how technology has changed over the years- this place highlights this with physical models which is impressive. more »
We really enjoyed it, my wife and I got a good retro thrill, kids really enjoyed playing the games , looking at the old tech in horror etc ! more »
Lovely place, well set out, plenty to do. It gets a bit chilly in the main warehouse so if you plan to go for several hours on a cold day wear thick socks! Kids loved it, hubby was amused and I loved reading all the history. We will definitely visit again!
The museum itself is great. Plenty to look at for the computer history enthusiast. Only thing is the signage to find it is non existent. Had to stop in Topps Tiles to ask where it was. They very kindly pointed me in the right direction. Obviously I am not the only one that struggled to find it as they said they have 10-15 people a week going in to ask... maybe something you could look at??
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