The National Museum of Computing
Situated on the Bletchley Park site, The National Museum of Computing (TNMoC) houses the Colossus, the world's first electronic computer, with its single purpose to help decipher the Lorenz-encrypted (Tunny) messages between Hitler and his generals. There is also the Tunny Gallery, showing the entire World War II code-breaking process of the Lorenz-encrypted messages. There is a mainframe room, showing a British mainframe from the 1950s, and a number of other galleries showing later computers, from PCs to Air Traffic Control stations.
What makes it special
- Test your skills at decoding ciphers
- See how the WITCH was used in Wolverhampton
Tuesday to Sunday - 10:30 to 17:00
Adults - £7.50
Concessions - £5.00
Children (aged 5-16) - £5.00
Under 5s - free
Carers with disabled visitors - free
Family ticket (2 adults and up to 3 children) - £20.00.
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