Visit TNMOC for £5 or less. Colossus is open daily (£2). The rest of the museum is
open to the public Thursday, Saturday & Sunday afternoons & most bank holidays.
Guided Tours on Tuesdays. Groups any day by appointment.
There’s lots to see at the Museum, so you’ll probably want to know what’s
on display to help plan your visit. There are 12 main sections starting
with the days before computing, through the early 1940s developments to
Forty years ago last month, the WITCH was turned off at Wolverhampton Technical College for the last time. Last week several students who had used the machine at Wolverhampton returned to see it run again. And we discovered three things we didn't know about the WITCH.
In recreating the EDSAC computer, a surprising amount of mechanical engineering is required. EDSAC engineering was originally done by hand, but for the EDSAC Replica Project modern Computer Aided Design is being deployed.