We hate 2020!

Just when we thought 2020 couldn't get any worse! We were about to re-open after many months of being closed but then disaster struck when a mains water pipe burst and flooded much of the ground floor of the museum.
Sadly re-opening has now been postponed. Read More >>>

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Dates In History


1993 [Detail]
 1993 Commodore released the CD32 Game Console
 1993 Foundation of Nvidia
 19th January IBM announces a loss of $4.97m for 1992
 1st March Club News: Educational Division [News Article] - Eureka - Issue 07 Spring 1993
 22nd March Intel Ships "Pentium" Chip"
 August 1993 Apple Newton Message Pad announced
 3rd August Introduction of Apple Newton PDA
 27th August Compaq Introduces Presario

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