What's On

Please note : Even if an event states FULLY BOOKED the museum is still open to the public as usual on these days.

Rachel's Robots - 1 April 2017

Date: 1st April 2017

Come and be introduced to our latest robot 'staff' member, Jennifer!

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Design a Game Controller! - 04 April 2017

Date: 4th April 2017

Come along to the Centre and make your own game controller!

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Do You Know Arduino? - 05 April 2017

Date: 5th April 2017

Get hands-on with Arduino boards and experiment with controlling all sorts of things in the physical world around you.

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Computing History Tour - 05 April 2017

Date: 5th April 2017

How can a computer be programmed by a strip of paper? Why does a huge block of old-fashioned memory have less capacity than a tiny chip in a mobile phone? What on earth is 01100010 01101001 01101110...

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Pi Power with Scratch! - 06 April 2017

Date: 6th April 2017

Have you got a Raspberry Pi and want to do more than just programming? Perhaps you're looking to see what this Pi business is all about? Well, this fun workshop is a great place to start!

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Bug Your Bedroom - 06 April 2017

Date: 6th April 2017

Kids, are you tired of people (that is, parents and younger siblings) entering your room without permission? With a Raspberry Pi and some clever Python code, you can put a stop to that!

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Electronics Lab - Build an Electronic Dice - 07 April 2017

Date: 7th April 2017

Come and build yourself an Electronic Dice!

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Wierd Wired World - Hack Day - Sunday 9th April ** Fully Booked **

Date: 9th April 2017

** SORRY ... THIS WORKSHOP IS FULLY BOOKED ** The Internet of Things ... What is it? Devices that are connected to the internet and can report information or be controlled via the internet are part o...

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James and the Giant Processor - 10 April 2017

Date: 10th April 2017

Meet the mind behind our latest exhibit!

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Build Your Own Adventure Game - 13 April 2017

Date: 13th April 2017

Twine is a brilliant online tool for constructing interactive stories.

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Computing History Tour - 14 April 2017

Date: 14th April 2017

How can a computer be programmed by a strip of paper? Why does a huge block of old-fashioned memory have less capacity than a tiny chip in a mobile phone? What on earth is 01100010 01101001 01101110...

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James and the Giant Processor - 15 April 2017

Date: 15th April 2017

Meet the mind behind our latest exhibit!

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Acorn World Exhibition - 13-14 May 2017

Date: 13th May 2017

Acorn was a British company that was a key player in the home computer revolution of the early 80s.

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Music For Geeks - Mega Ran - Sunday 14th May 2017

Date: 14th May 2017

Sunday 14th May 2017 (7pm till Midnight) Yet again we've got another awesome line-up of live music for you but this time on an unusual Sunday night.

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Family Gaming Night - Saturday 27th May 2017

Date: 27th May 2017

An evening of video gaming for all the family!

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Retro Video Game Night - Friday 23rd June 2017

Date: 23rd June 2017

Come and join us for another exciting Retro Gaming Night!

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Retro Video Game Night - Friday 8th September 2017

Date: 8th September 2017

Come and join us for another exciting Retro Gaming Night!

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Retro Computer Festival 2017

Date: 16th September 2017

An entire weekend dedicated to the Retro Computing Community.

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Family Gaming Night - Saturday 25th November 2017

Date: 25th November 2017

An evening of video gaming for all the family!

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Retro Video Game Night (Christmas Edition) - Friday 8th December 2017

Date: 8th December 2017

This is the big one! Our Christmas themed retro video game night will be the last one of 2017 so make sure you're there. We're going to have some awesome seasonal video games available to play and you...

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