The National Museum of Computing - Family Day

When: 16th Jul 2017, 10:30 - 16th Jul 2017, 15:30
Where: The National Museum of Computing (TMNOC), Block H, Bletchley Park, Milton Keynes, MK3 6EB
Town/City: Milton Keynes
Organiser: Joint BCS Northampton Branch and BCS Bedford Branch

You are warmly invited to take part in a Family Day in July at Bletchley Parks National Museum of Computing (TNMOC) on Sunday 25th September. Bring all the family - there will be activities suitable for children of all ages.

TNMOC enables visitors to follow the development of computing from the ultra-secret pioneering efforts of the 1940s through the mainframes of the 1960s and 1970s, and the rise of personal computing in the 1980s - including a rebuilt and fully operational Colossus, the world's first electronic programmable computer.

  • Learn about the history of computing, and code breaking.
  • Interactive trail for the kids 
  • Heritage quiz
  • Talk about the computer museum
  • Guided tour

Itinerary:-

  • 10.00-10.30 Arrive. Tea/coffee/juice/water in the meeting room. Heritage Quiz.
  • 10.30-12.30 Guided tour. 
  • 12.30-13.30 Sandwich platter lunch with tea/coffee/juice/water in the meeting room. Heritage Quiz.
  • 13.30-14.15 Talk in the meeting room. 
  • 14.15-17.00 Free to explore the museum.