Museum of Computing | Day Out With The Kids

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Museum of Computing

  • Swindon
  • Indoor
  • Ages 9+
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Attraction Information

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.

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Opening hours

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


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

Travel & Contact Information


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

Phone number

07834 375628



Click here to visit Museum of Computing's website.

FAQ & Additional Information

Yes, there is parking nearby.

No, there are no toilets available.

No, there are no baby changing facilities.

Yes, you can bring a picnic.

Yes, there is an onsite restaurant and snacks are available.

Museum of Computing has not told us if they are fully wheelchair friendly.

Museum of Computing has not told us if they are fully pushchair friendly.

Museum of Computing has not told us if they are dog friendly.

Additional Info

Anything else I should know?

There is an onsite shop

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