Museum of Computing | Day Out With The Kids

Museum of Computing

Swindon, Wiltshire, England

  • Kids interacting at Museum of Computing in Swindon
  • Old computer game at Museum of Computing in Swindon
  • Robot at Museum of Computing in Swindon

Attraction Information

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Ages: 9+

Venue type: Indoor

Museum of Computing The Museum of Computing is devoted to the history of computing and digital development. It was the first physical museum of its kind in the UK dedicated to the history of computing.

Items on display range from vintage handheld video games and antique typewriters through to Robots Revolution exhibits with state of the art technology involved.

The Museum is not simply a repository of artefacts but has active displays, as well as providing a forum for the provision of lectures. There is a mixture of permanent and temporary displays, many exhibits of which have been loaned by companies and other collectors.

Please note the limited opening hours.


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Snacks Snacks Available
  • Picnics Picnics Allowed
  • Onsite Onsite Shop
  • Parking Parking Available Nearby

Getting There and Contact Information


6 and 7 Theatre Square, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 1QN, England


Click here to visit Museum of Computing's website
07834 375628

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Friday 10:00 - 16:00
Saturday 09:30 - 16:00


General Admission
Adults: £2.00
Kids (5+): £1.00
Family: £5.00

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