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Computer History Museum



The Computer History Museum (CHM) in Mountain View, Ca. is a nonprofit organization with a four-decade history as the world’s leading institution exploring the history of computing and its ongoing impact on society. The Museum is dedicated to the preservation and celebration of computer history, and is home to the largest international collection of computing artifacts in the world, including computer hardware, software, documentation, ephemera, photographs and moving images.


The Museum brings computer history to life through an acclaimed speaker series, dynamic website, on-site tours, and physical exhibitions. Now at the Museum “Revolution: The First 2000 Years of Computing”, a technological wonderland that immerses visitors in the sights, sounds and stories of the computer revolution. Other physical exhibits include, “Charles Babbage's Difference Engine No. 2,” and “Mastering the Game: A History of Computer Chess.”


For more information and updates, call (650) 810-1010, visit, check us out on Facebook, and follow @computerhistory on Twitter.


Museum Hours: Wed-Sun 10am- 5pm


Revolution Exhibit ($15 Admission)
Babbage Engine Exhibit (Free Admission)
Mastering the Game: A History of Computer Chess (Free Admission)

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