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 >>>

Please Donate Via Just GivingNo visitors, no workshops, no events, no school visits... no income. We know that things are tough for everyone right now, but if you can afford to help us through these tough times please donate what you can.

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Dates In History

2008 [Detail]
 2008 The HD player war comes to an end
 June 2008 Diablo III Announced
 August 2008 Russian World of Warcraft
 26th August Virus Found On Computer In Space Station
 October 2008 Third BlizzCon
 22nd October Android operating system released
 November 2008 World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King Released
 December 2008 World of Warcraft Played by more then 11.5 Million People Worldwide

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