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American Computer Museum

2023 Stadium Dr, Unit 1-A, Bozeman, MT 59715-0613
+1 406-582-1288
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Very unique and interesting museum...a lot of stuff in a fairly small space.

My son is starting college next month, as a Computer Science major, and was on his HS Robotics... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Chattanooga, Tennessee
You are in for a surprise!

I had relatively low expectations, but this is a carefully curated collection of computer stuff... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Helena, Montana
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For both Techies and Non-Techies alike: Since 1990 - the world's oldest continually operating nonprofit museum dedicated to the History of the Information Age, Robotics & Social Networking. Inch for inch, the best museum in the world. - Edward O. Wilson, Professor Emeritus - HarvardAn eye-opener for nine-year-olds to ninety-nine-year-olds, and you'll find your conversations going back to it again and again. - Montana MagazineAs seen in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, LA Times, Billings Gazette, Bozeman Daily Chronicle, ABC News, Vancouver Courier, New Yorker Magazine, USA Today, C-Span, ABC News, Distinctly Montana, and many other media outlets...
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2023 Stadium Dr, Unit 1-A, Bozeman, MT 59715-0613
+1 406-582-1288
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My son is starting college next month, as a Computer Science major, and was on his HS Robotics team, so this was a must stop for us. It was pretty interesting...lots to read, and lots of "artifacts", along with history...espec. WWII, and Space program. It...More

Thank bills83au
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had relatively low expectations, but this is a carefully curated collection of computer stuff, including thought provoking AI exhibits. Selection of geek books, including books on women's contribution and involvement in IT. No fee to enter but you really should support this with a...More

Thank homegirl2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a free museum in Bozeman. It is well worth the time exploring all the rooms of exhibits. There is a replica Enigma machine (there had been an original one) and a video which was very interesting.

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Any geek or space buff would be foolish to miss this gem of a museum. Great artifacts and also great stories told well. Compact yet powerful (and a hoot to see some of the very old desktop computers and older specimens). Wish we didn't have...More

Thank Marshal G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having spent over 35 years with the government in data processing, this free museum was a great find. The displays start off with man's first efforts at written communication and goes forth from there. Gutenberg, Babbage, Hollerith, Jobs, Wozniak, Hopper; stories and displays about them...More

Thank Texan78541
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes, I am a 60 year old geek that loves history, but I think this place would amaze most people. Science, mystery, history,biology, WWII, ENIAC, it's beautifully done. Volunteers are super.

Thank DonnaSC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum may be small but it is an awesome place to visit. It is very educational and fun to see the past history on how things started on writing to computer and technology. Some of the things in the museum I remember seeing them...More

Thank Flowers713
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Very interesting to see everything from the beginning of computers to today. Lots of history. Videos, photos, and actual items.

Thank carolr583
Reviewed 28 May 2017

For anyone who might be interested in mankind's history of communications, encryption, space travel and computers this is a "must-see" attraction in Bozeman. Best of all the admission is free. The woman who greeted us upon our arrival is a native of Poland. She gave...More

1  Thank Lewis E
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Actually this is not just for computer geeks. A comprehensive look at the advances and hardware that has resulted in the current miniaturized devices with incredible power. An eye opening exhibit of how far we have come in computation able advances in a short time.

Thank laserdoug
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Surekha S
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Response from George K | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. No, Paul Ceruzzi was not involved in the establishment of this museum. He is a good friend - but the museum was founded by my wife Barbara and myself. Best, George Keremedjiev