Summer Bytes games & astronomy weekend

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Summer Bytes running until 2 September 2014.

Open every day from 11am to 5pm.

Summer Bytes - supported by Bloomberg

Every day Summer Bytes is packed with fun activities.

See the day-by-day guide

Hear Chris Monk invite everyone to TNMOC Summer Bytes on MKFM (audio).

Technology Will Save Us workshops on Saturday 23 August

Meet professional computer games makers on Sunday 24 and Bank Holiday Monday 25 August

Games creation with MissionMaker drop-in workshop 24-25 August

Play retro games all weekend.

Daylight Astronomy on Saturday 23 with free lectures showing you how you can take the hobby home.

Oculus Rift virtual reality headset (not for the sqeamish!) will be there Sunday & Monday 24-25 August

And every day there are lots of other hands-on activities in the home of Colossus and amazing machines from seven decades of computing:

  • Hunt for golden eggs in the Bletchley Park virtual maze - find the geese eggs and break the code!
  • Play vintage games from across several decades
  • Experiment with Raspberry Pi and the new Model B+ too!
  • Try out Fuze
  • Take your first steps with Coding
  • Use Minecraft for something very special
  • Test your knowledge with the Date Your Heritage Quiz for adults.

Any Museum visitor can take part at no extra charge to their modest Museum entrance fee.

See the day-by-day guide

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