Events

Cubetto – The coding robot takeover!

Cubetto – The coding robot takeover! 12:00pm – 5:00pm drop in sessions on Thursday 28 December. The workshop will give parents and kids the chance to play with cubetto the coding robot and explore the world of physical coding. FREE registration.

Code.org 2017 Hour of code

Code.org’s 2017 Hour of code – 12:00pm – 5:00pm drop in sessions Friday 29 December 2017. Minecraft is back for the Hour of Code with a brand-new activity! Journey through Minecraft with code. Different sessions for different ages. Free Registration.

Mulled Circuits – A year in review

Mulled Circuits – A year in review 6:00pm – 9:00pm on Friday 29 December 2017. A look back at the computing discoveries and advancements of 2017 over glasses of mulled wine and seasonal snacks with an hour-long presentation.

Spoken Syntax - can you hear the Echo?

Experience the emerging world of voice control and response with a team from the Open University on 30 December 2017. Come along and program an Echo with the help of a crack team from The Open University and discover what you never thought possible …

Re-imagining the PDP-8

Relive the excitement of the 1960s PDP-8. Oscar Vermuelen presents his PiDP-8/I, a modern open-source replica of the world's first commercially successful mini-computer. Thursday 18 January 2018 at 6.30pm.

Reconstructing Colossus

Colossus, the code-breaking computer that was kept secret for decades, still generates awe and inspiration. On 7 December 2017 starting at 6.30pm, Phil Hayes tells the story of the reconstruction of what many deemed impossible.

Drone-Tech

TNMOC is partnering with The Open University and inviting you to take park in a Capture The Flag contest using Drone technology on the afternoon of 29 October 2017. Fun for all the family. One of many Bytes activities.

Autumn Bytes line-up

It's the return of Autumn Bytes at the Museum starting with retro gaming on Thursday 26, Minecraft Hour of Code and Digital Artworks on Saturday 28 October 2017. And of course the museum is fully open each afternoon Thursday - Sunday..

Valve Workshop

Your chance to learn about thermionic valve technology in a one- or two-day workshop on the weekend of 14-15 October 2017. Day One - learning; Day Two - practical for limited number of people. Sign up now for this rare chance to learn about valves.

November Raspberry Jam

Waiting list places only for the next Milton Keynes Raspberry Jam at The National Museum of Computing on 25 November 2017 from 11am - 2pm. The event is an informal, social show-and-tell. Made something cool? Come and show it to us all.

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