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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Established as an educational charity to tell the story of the Information Age, the Cambridge Computer Museum presents a collection of important computers and related artefacts. 
 
Exhibitions spotlights the people behind the inventions and their stories, to inspire and enthuse future generations.
 
The Cambridge Centre for Computing History is the only museum in Europe to focus solely on the social and historical impact of the personal computer.

The computing industry has a fascinating history. In a very short space of time it has created the world's wealthiest man, witnessed some of the worst business decisions on record and generated the largest first year profits for any company in history!
 
The people, the inventions and the machines that have played key roles in this ongoing and influential story are all here.  
 
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Cambridge Computing Museum News :
 
»Flood Update and Thank You Message
Thank you so much to everyone who has contacted us and offered to help us with the clean-up process or offering to donate money. (08-10-2020)
»Museum Floods - Re-opening Postponed
Just five days before the scheduled re-opening after the Covid-19 lockdown, the museum has suffered a burst water pipe, flooding much of the the ground floor and causing significant damage. (07-10-2020)
»We're Re-Opening!
We're really excited to announce that we are re-opening to the general public for weekends only from the 17th October 2020. (26-09-2020)
Some of the companies from which we have exhibits
BVM
BVM
Cat
Cat
DIP
DIP
IBM
IBM
ICL
ICL
ICT
ICT
ITT
ITT
JVC
JVC
OQO
OQO
 
Computer Museum - Exhibits List

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