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Timeless Tea & Tech

Our Museum

Housing the world's largest collection of working historic computers, the Museum enables visitors to follow the development of computing from the ultra-secret pioneering efforts of the 1940s through the large systems and mainframes of the 1950s, 60s and 70s, and the rise of personal computing in the 1980s and beyond

Working reconstructions of the Turing-Welchman Bombe that broke Enigma and Tommy Flowers' Colossus that broke the Lorenz cipher, used by Hitler to communicate strategic messages with his High Command..


11.00 - 12.30 - See in action the codebreaking machines that changed the course of the Second World War.

12.30- 14.30 - Enjoy an afternoon tea

14:30- 17:00 - You are free to explore the rest of our museum

Come along to see these extraordinary displays and hear the stories of the truly remarkable people, available nowhere else in the world, at The National Museum of Computing.

Earlier Event: September 12
The National Museum of Computing Public Tour
Later Event: September 15