Events

Summer Bytes specials - until 2 September

Summer Bytes enters its final week with lots of activities: a LEGO spectacular, Minecraft, simulations, vintage computer games, FUZE, Raspberry Pi and lots more. Open every day, 11am to 5pm, until Tuesday 2 September 2014.

Summer Bytes games & astronomy weekend

Computer games and astronomy this bank holiday weekend 23-25 August 2014 at Summer Bytes. Play games, learn how to make them and speak to pro games makers. Take part in daytime astronomy and learn how to carry on the hobby at home.

Coming up at Summer Bytes

Lots more to come in Summer Bytes Festival that runs daily until 2 September 2014. Friday sees the start of a three-day event about computer music old and new. The following week there is a computer games extravaganza plus daylight astronomy.

Week 3 at Summer Bytes

Summer Bytes Week Three 9-15 August 2014.
* create your own special effects!
* know your codes & ciphers
* computer music.
Coming soon: games weekend.

Week 2 at Summer Bytes

Summer Bytes Week Two 2-9 August 2014.
* creating special effects!
* see some great special effects from Blake's 7 on Saturday
* know your codes & ciphers
* Technology Will Save Us workshops.

Summer Bytes - Week 1 means it's LEGO!

Summer Bytes Week 1 26 July - 3 August 2014 focuses on LEGO.
* build robots with LEGO EV3
* See the LEGO robot solve the Rubik's Cube
* plus a special LEGO competition and lots of other hands-on activities.

Summer Bytes starts this weekend!

The six-week long Summer Bytes Festival boots up on Saturday 26 July with a LEGO extravaganza. Build robots, enter a competition and see the amazing LEGO robot solve the Rubik's Cube! And lots more digital fun too! The Festival runs until 2 September.

Fred Harris & David Allen of BBC Micro Live - Q&A

Remember the ground-breaking 1980's computer literacy BBC television TV series? Come and meet Micro Live presenter Fred Harris and the series producer David Allen in a lively Q&A on Sunday 29 June 2014.

Summer Bytes

Get ready for Summer Bytes! Saturday 26 July 2014 until Tuesday 2 September 2014 with new extended opening times. Fun for all the family with games, competitions and lots of hands-on activities.

Guided Tours

Insight Guided Tours of working computers from seven decades take place on Tuesdays at 2pm. Booking is advised. Tours last about 90 minutes and can accommodate up to 16 people. Online booking.

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