- Tuesday, October 27
- 5:30pm–10:00pm, Evening Event
$50, Includes transportation and heavy hors d’oeuvres
Get your geek on at the Computer History Museum, home to the world’s largest collection of computer-related artifacts and archives. Explore Revolution and discover why computing history is more than 2,000 years old. Let a telepresence robot take you on a virtual tour. Experience demonstrations of the four-ton Babbage Difference Engine No. 2, play Spacewar! on a restored DEC PDP-1, and learn just how noisy a fully operational IBM 1401 mainframe system can be. See why Silicon Valley is the powerhouse of technology and how computers have changed the way we work, play, and live. Pocket protector not required.
Cap off your stay in San Jose with the third annual WestMusings | Ten Minute Museum Talks.
WestMusings | Ten Minute Museum Talks feature the most innovative topics in museums today. Modeled after TED Talks, WestMusings is a program of short, engaging presentations by unique voices—intended to inspire others in the field.