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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The Centre for Computing History has recently worked with Momentum Worldwide to help create an interactive timeline exhibit for the Microsoft 'Future Decoded' event. Read more
The Centre for Computing History and the LEO Computers Society are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a £101,000 development grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF)* for Swiss R... Read more
A festival of Women in Computing opens on September 24th at the Centre for Computing History. Read more
Following on from the success of our 2017 Women in Computing festival we've made it an annual event in our calendar! Read more
People interested in the history of computing can now dive into an archive of programmes created by the BBC for a national initiative called the 'Computer Literacy Project' throughout the 1980s. Read more
Casual Visitor Services Assistants We are looking for casual Visitor Services Assistants to welcome visitors to the museum by helping to cover our front desk. Read more
On Friday 18th May Alex Meyer MEP launched our new fundraising campaign for museum learning. Read more
Collections Manager vacancy We're looking for a Collections Manager to help us look after our amazing collection. Read more
Our super clever volunteer Iffat Islam of Hills Road Sixth Form College, Cambridge won last weekend's Stemettes design-a-game event hosted by Microsoft Research and Head Stemette, Anne-Marie Imafidon MBE. Read more
April 7th, All-Day Show Featuring Award-Winning Local Companies The Centre for Computing History, a major archive, hands-on museum and learning centre in Cambridge, is delighted to announce the Cambridge Game Developers' Showcase. Read more
New Heritage Partnership to Protect Important Archive The Centre for Computing History, a major archive, hands-on museum and learning centre in Cambridge and the LEO Computers Society, a group pass... Read more
We're marking the 2018 UK Year of Engineering with a series of new education events. Read more
In John Naughton's June 2017 column for the Guardian, Want to succeed in tech? Try not to be a woman. Read more
Computing History: Where did all the women go? was opened on Oct 5 by Y6 students from St Mary's Junior School, Cambridge. Read more
Opening on October 5th, Computing History: Where did all the women go? will present a timely and fascinating new insight into the unrecognised contributions of pioneering women in the computing indus... Read more
We have joined forces with multinational tech company Citrix to bring more learning activities to even greater numbers of children. Read more
Our new exhibition - Security in a Connected World - opened on Thursday 24 August and will run for three weeks until 14 September. Read more
With just over a month to go until the launch of our new autumn exhibition Computing History: Where did all the women go? we are busy putting the finishing touches to an exciting programme of events. Read more
If you're planning to head over and see us during the summer holidays, you'll find that we're offering something a little different this year. Read more
What do you think of when you hear the term "Computer"? It's a tough one because they've come in all shapes and sizes throughout history. Read more

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