• Friends Talk - The Computer Museum, with Jeremy Holt

  • Thu, 26-03-2020 at 19:30
  • Swindon Museum & Art Gallery
    Bath Road
    SN1 4BA Swindon
Friends Talk - The Computer Museum, with Jeremy Holt - Swindon Museum & Art Gallery - Swindon

Swindon has the first specialist computer museum in the country. The idea for the project started in 1989. After 14 years of struggle it was opened in 2003 by Jeremy Holt and Simon Webb. The museum now has more than 5000 exhibits and is entirely run by volunteers. Notable visitors have included the Duke of Kent and Sir Clive Sinclair. The museum runs coding classes for children each weekend and has a significant education outreach aspect.Friends of Swindon MAG talks take place at Swindon Museum and Art Gallery. Doors open at 7pm.Tickets can be bought online, by calling 01793 466556 or in person at Swindon Museum and Art Gallery.http://friendsofsmag.org/events/jeremy-holt-the-computer-museum/Tickets:£8 (General Admission)£6 (Friends of Swindon MAG)