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. 2017 Hour of code’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.

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.


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.

State of the union on cyber-attacks from the front line

State of the union on cyber-attacks from the front line, a talk by Simon Reed, VP SophosLabs, on Thursday 12 October 2017 at 6.30pm. With experience from the front line of defence, he outlines the history of the development of cyber attacks up to today

Volunteering Open Day

Fancy being a volunteer at the Museum? Come along to the Volunteering Open Day on 24 September 2017. We are looking for all sorts of skills and aptitudes - you don't have to be a computer expert! There are lots of roles to be filled.

Summer Bytes 2017

Thursday to Sunday afternoons, until 27 August 2017 there are digital activities for all the family. Robots, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Minecraft, plus SoundBytes, Computer Art and lots more. Half-price family tickets for MK postcode residents.


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