Completion of the reconstruction Heath Robinson codebreaking machine celebrated with a Colossus Wren and relative of teh man after whom the machine was named. Plus a W Heath Robinson at War exhibition.
The Heath Robinson, a Second World War code-breaking machine and the inspiration for Colossus, has been reconstructed and will be unveiled on Saturday 6 April. Plus W Heath Robinson illustration exhibition.
Paessler's installation of Sigfox-ready monitoring devices measure a variety of atmospheric conditions and alert staff if particular thresholds are approached so that action to protect machines can be taken.
One of the museum's most popular events returns on 11 May 2019. Find out details of how you can get your tickets inside. Come along and learn about the mysteries of thermionic valve technology in the home of Colossus.
On 6 April 2019, to celebrate the completion of the reconstruction of the Heath Robinson machine, the inspiration for Colossus, we will have a special display of Heath Robinson wartime illustrations and host two special talks.
The Museum will be holding its first-ever ElectroJumble on Sunday 21 April 2019 between 10 am and 2.30 pm. Items for sale will include test equipment, military items, domestic radios, telecommunication equipment and vintage components.