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- $16.50 for general admission for two (up to a $30 value)
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Computer History Museum
Silicon Valley. Analog computers. Artificial intelligence. The Computer History Museum chronicles the 2,000-plus year history of computing. The exhibits include a range of displays that introduce guests to ancient devices, the first computers from the 1940s and 50s, and examples of contemporary mobile computing.
During visits, interactive exhibits invite players to compete in a game of pong or relay the stories of the first computer pioneers. The online exhibits detail the history of computer chess, marketing the computer revolution, and reflect back on this day in computer history. The museum also displays a fully-functioning Charles Babbage’s first automatic computing machine—the Babbage Engine, which he designed in 1834, though it wasn’t built until more than a century later—giving visitors a rare glimpse into the evolution computing.
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97% of 1,370 customers recommend
“Spend some time to get to know about computers”
“If one wants to know and trace the history of computer development, this is the place to go. The docents are past computer professionals and very knowledgeable. I'm...”
“If one wants to know and trace the history of computer development, this is the place to go. The docents are past computer professionals and very knowledgeable. I'm like one of them and appreciated what they had to say and did as a volunteer. Good job!”
“Make sure to with lots of time. It's awesome!!!”