The mission of the Computer History Museum is to preserve and present for posterity the artifacts and stories of the Information Age. 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, encompassing computer hardware, software, documentation, ephemera, photographs, oral histories, and moving images.
The Computer History Museum boasts something for everyone in its technology-centered gallery and online exhibitions focused on the 2,000-year history of computing, the evolving design of hardware and, it goes without saying, the elegance of code. Check out more than 1,100 historic artifacts, including early computers from the ‘40s and ’50s. Go ahead, geek out; you won’t be alone.