Calendar of Events at CMoA

Jul
18
Sat
Punch Card Machine Demo @ Computer Museum of America
Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Computer Museum of America provides demos of an IBM punchcard machine!  Punched cards were widely used through much of the 20th century in the data processing industry, where specialized and increasingly complex unit record machines, organized into semiautomatic data processing systems, used punched cards for data input, output, and storage.

Aug
1
Sat
Punch Card Machine Demo @ Computer Museum of America
Aug 1 @ 2:00 am – 4:00 am

Want to try your hand on an IBM punchcard machine? Punched cards were widely used through much of the 20th century in the data processing industry, where specialized and increasingly complex unit record machines, organized into semiautomatic data processing systems, used punched cards for data input, output, and storage. Critical record keeping was done on punchcards across many industries and dropping a stack of cards was a disaster. Come learn more about how this machine was used and punch your own souvenir card to take home during the demo on Saturday from 2-4PM!

Museum is open Friday 12-5PM and Saturday 10AM-5PM.

Sep
5
Sat
Punch Card Machine Demo @ Computer Museum of America
Sep 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Want to try your hand on an IBM punchcard machine? Punched cards were widely used through much of the 20th century in the data processing industry, where specialized and increasingly complex unit record machines, organized into semiautomatic data processing systems, used punched cards for data input, output, and storage. Critical record keeping was done on punchcards across many industries and dropping a stack of cards was a disaster. Come learn more about how this machine was used and punch your own souvenir card to take home during the demo on Saturday from 2-4PM!

Museum is open Friday 12-5PM and Saturday 10AM-5PM.

Sep
19
Sat
Punch Card Machine Demo @ Computer Museum of America
Sep 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Want to try your hand on an IBM punchcard machine? Punched cards were widely used through much of the 20th century in the data processing industry, where specialized and increasingly complex unit record machines, organized into semiautomatic data processing systems, used punched cards for data input, output, and storage. Critical record keeping was done on punchcards across many industries and dropping a stack of cards was a disaster. Come learn more about how this machine was used and punch your own souvenir card to take home during the demo on Saturday from 2-4PM!

Museum is open Friday 12-5PM and Saturday 10AM-5PM.

Oct
3
Sat
Punch Card Machine Demo @ Computer Museum of America
Oct 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Want to try your hand on an IBM punchcard machine? Punched cards were widely used through much of the 20th century in the data processing industry, where specialized and increasingly complex unit record machines, organized into semiautomatic data processing systems, used punched cards for data input, output, and storage. Critical record keeping was done on punchcards across many industries and dropping a stack of cards was a disaster. Come learn more about how this machine was used and punch your own souvenir card to take home during the demo on Saturday from 2-4PM!

Museum is open Friday 12-5PM and Saturday 10AM-5PM.

Oct
31
Sat
Punch Card Machine Demo @ Computer Museum of America
Oct 31 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Want to try your hand on an IBM punchcard machine? Punched cards were widely used through much of the 20th century in the data processing industry, where specialized and increasingly complex unit record machines, organized into semiautomatic data processing systems, used punched cards for data input, output, and storage. Critical record keeping was done on punchcards across many industries and dropping a stack of cards was a disaster. Come learn more about how this machine was used and punch your own souvenir card to take home during the demo on Saturday from 2-4PM!

Museum is open Friday 12-5PM and Saturday 10AM-5PM.

Nov
7
Sat
Punch Card Machine Demo @ Computer Museum of America
Nov 7 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Want to try your hand on an IBM punchcard machine? Punched cards were widely used through much of the 20th century in the data processing industry, where specialized and increasingly complex unit record machines, organized into semiautomatic data processing systems, used punched cards for data input, output, and storage. Critical record keeping was done on punchcards across many industries and dropping a stack of cards was a disaster. Come learn more about how this machine was used and punch your own souvenir card to take home during the demo on Saturday from 2-4PM!

Museum is open Friday 12-5PM and Saturday 10AM-5PM.

Nov
27
Fri
Punch Card Machine Demo – November 27 @ Computer Museum of America
Nov 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Want to try your hand on an IBM punchcard machine? Punched cards were widely used through much of the 20th century in the data processing industry, where specialized and increasingly complex unit record machines, organized into semiautomatic data processing systems, used punched cards for data input, output, and storage. Critical record keeping was done on punchcards across many industries and dropping a stack of cards was a disaster. Come learn more about how this machine was used and punch your own souvenir card to take home during the demo from 2-4PM!

Nov
28
Sat
Punch Card Machine Demo – November 28
Nov 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Want to try your hand on an IBM punchcard machine? Punched cards were widely used through much of the 20th century in the data processing industry, where specialized and increasingly complex unit record machines, organized into semiautomatic data processing systems, used punched cards for data input, output, and storage. Critical record keeping was done on punchcards across many industries and dropping a stack of cards was a disaster. Come learn more about how this machine was used and punch your own souvenir card to take home during the demo from 2-4PM!

Dec
5
Sat
Punch Card Machine Demo @ Computer Museum of America
Dec 5 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Want to try your hand on an IBM punchcard machine? Punched cards were widely used through much of the 20th century in the data processing industry, where specialized and increasingly complex unit record machines, organized into semiautomatic data processing systems, used punched cards for data input, output, and storage. Critical record keeping was done on punchcards across many industries and dropping a stack of cards was a disaster. Come learn more about how this machine was used and punch your own souvenir card to take home during the demo on Saturday from 2-4PM!

Museum is open Friday 12-5PM and Saturday 10AM-5PM.

Apr
29
Thu
Bytes, Brews & Bourbon – The Museum After-Hours @ Computer Museum of America
Apr 29 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

SOLD OUT
Go to June 17th Bytes, Brews & Bourbon

Computer Museum of America (CMoA) is excited to announce its first Bytes, Brews & Bourbon event to be held April 29th from 5:30PM-9PM. The Museum After-Hours events will become a regular experience at CMoA. Evenings may feature a new exhibit, spotlight speakers, or feature other activities. They are intended to engage enthusiasts and area organizations alike.

Bytes, as in bites, of light appetizers, and adult beverages will be available for purchase. Attendees can explore the Museum and network with other guests. One lucky attendee will take home a door prize that includes a complimentary admission to the next Bytes, Brews & Bourbon event.

This event is for guests 21+

If you are a CMoA member, please enter your discount or promo code for the event,  If you don’t have that code, please contact us at info@computermuseumofamerica.org.

Jun
17
Thu
Bytes, Brews & Bourbon – The Museum After-Hours @ Computer Museum of America
Jun 17 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Computer Museum of America (CMoA) is excited to announce its second Bytes, Brews & Bourbon event to be held June 17th from 5:30PM-9PM. The Museum After-Hours events is a regular experience at CMoA. Evenings may feature a new exhibit, spotlight speakers, or feature other activities. They are intended to engage enthusiasts and area organizations alike.

Bytes, as in bites, of light appetizers, and adult beverages will be available for purchase. Attendees can explore the Museum and network with other guests. One lucky attendee will take home a door prize that includes a complimentary admission to the next Bytes, Brews & Bourbon event.

This event is for guests 21+.

If you are a CMoA member, please enter your discount or promo code for the event,  If you don’t have that code, please contact us at info@computermuseumofamerica.org.

Sep
23
Thu
Bytes & Brews – The Museum After-Hours @ Computer Museum of America
Sep 23 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Computer Museum of America (CMoA) is happy to bring you another Bytes & Brews: The Museum After-Hours event to be held September 23rd from 5:30PM-9PM. 

Visit CMoA this fall evening and be the first to see WW2 technology such as bomb sights and communication devices that will be displayed in the museum’s Nook Look. These pristine artifacts compliment the Enigma machine already on display.

In addition, CMoA is happy to have author Jan Slimming speak a few minutes about her book, “Codebreaker Girls: A Secret Life at Bletchley Park” which tells the true story of Daisy Lawrence, Jan’s mother, and her experiences during WW2 working at the secretive Bletchley Park. You may also purchase a copy of her book and have it signed.

Bytes, as in bites, of light appetizers, and adult beverages will be available for purchase and live music is provided. Attendees can explore the Museum and mingle with other guests. 

This event is for guests 21+.

If you are a CMoA member, please enter your discount or promo code for the event,  If you don’t have that code, please contact us at info@computermuseumofamerica.org.

Jun
24
Fri
Bytes & Brews – The Museum After-Hours
Jun 24 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Who likes ‘bytes’, brews, and some Apollo history?  We do!!  CMoA is thrilled to bring back the successful Bytes & Brews series for a second year. Join us Friday, June 24th when CMoA will unveil an Apollo Guidance Computer (AGC) and the numeric display and keyboard called the DSKY that astronauts used to communicate with the AGC.

Bytes, as in bites, of light appetizers, and adult beverages will be available for purchase.

This event is for guests 21+

Purchase tickets for this fun evening.

If you are a CMoA member, please enter your discount or promo code for the event,  If you don’t have that code, please contact us at info@computermuseumofamerica.org.

Oct
14
Fri
Bytes & Brews – The Museum After-Hours
Oct 14 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

CMoA is celebrating the 50th anniversary of CRAY Research Corporation and recognizing the life and contributions of Seymour Cray, the father of supercomputing at this Bytes & Brews: Museum After Hours event.

Join us in your best 1970s costume and help us “kick it back to a CRAY-Z time”.

Bytes, as in bites of light appetizers are complimentary with your ticket and adult beverages will be available for purchase. Enjoy the sounds of a DJ spinning the best funk, rock, and disco of the 1970s while having full access to the exhibits.

This event is for guests 21+

Tickets are $25.00 if purchased in advance.

Limited tickets at the door are $30.00.

Purchase tickets for this fun evening.

If you are a CMoA member, please enter your discount or promo code for the event,  If you don’t have that code, please contact us at info@computermuseumofamerica.org.