Fifth tours day in the Computermuseum München
Historical mainframes and microcomputers for the whole family.
Munich. The Computermuseum München invites for its annual Tours
Day on November, 19th, 2006 from 1pm to 6pm. The comprehensive collection
impressively shows the technical development of scientific computing,
beginning around 1950 up to now. The bigger part of the exhibits are fully
serviceable and will be demonstrated live. Periphals like punch card readers
or chain printers make it even more authentic.
Heart of the mainframe collection are different models of Control
Data Corporation, Cray Research, NEC, Silicon Graphics Inc., and Sun
Microsystems. The microcomputer collection enfolds rare and uncommon pieces
of small batches, exotic video games, scientific calculators, many unique
exhibits of the history of computing and of course a broad range of well
and even less known homecomputers of Apple, Commodore, Atari.
The mainframe collection can be found in Stäblistrasse 10b, 81477
München. The microcomputer collection is located at
Hans-Preißinger-Strasse 8, 81379 München. Entrance is free of
Further Information about the division Mainframes and Scientific
Computing of the Computermuseum München can be found at http://www.cray-cyber.org/. In case
of questions, please do not hesitate to contact Wolfgang Stief by email
transport to mainframe collection
transport to microcomputer collection