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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Nintendo NES released

1986
Nintendo NES released

1986:  Nintendo releases its first video game console for the home, NES (Nintendo Entertainment System).  It debuts with the Super Mario Brothers game.  Zelda soon follows and revolutionizes the game industry.


 

 

 


 

Nintendo NES released

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