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First international conference of computer conservationists

Making IT Work, the first-ever international conference of computer conservationists, was held last week across two UK venues which have led the world in the developing discipline.

Virtual Lorenz

An online Virtual Lorenz that can be used by anyone wanting to experience sending and receiving top-secret Second World War communications was unveiled at TNMOC in celebration of the centenary of Bill Tutte.

Lorenz book launch

Capt Jerry Roberts’ autobiography Lorenz, telling the story of the breaking of Hitler’s most secret cipher, launched at TNMOC in the presence of Colossus veterans whose work helped in the decrypting process.

Margaret Sale praised by Prime Minister

Margaret Sale has been has been honoured with a Point of Light award by No 10 Downing Street for ensuring that the wartime contribution of Bletchley Park is not forgotten.

Lorenz motor reconstruction to begin

A radio appeal has found a crack team from HMGCC to reconstruct the missing motor of an extremely rare Lorenz SZ42, used by German High Command in World War II.

Technology powering 50 years of Milton Keynes

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Milton Keynes, TNMOC is hosting a special weekend on 21-22 January 2017 highlighting the past, present and future of computing.

Half-price entry for MK families

To celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of Milton Keynes and ten years since the official opening of TNMOC, MK families can have half-price entry to the museum in 2017.

Christmas Past, Present and Future

Keep the festive spirit going between Christmas and New Year with a family visit to TNMOC between 27-30 December 2016, every afternoon 12 noon-5pm.

Tony Sale Award 2016

The 2016 Tony Sale Award has been won by the Heinz-Nixdorf MuseumsForum for its evocative and educational reconstruction showing how ENIAC was programmed.

1950’s celebrity robot goes on world tour

Tony Sale’s 1950’s creation of George the Robot has just left to go on a world tour with a Science Museum exhibition that explores the 500-year story of humanoid robots.


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