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Brilliant place to visit run by friendly knowledgeable folks!

Visited in August 2017 but have been in touch since then regarding getting a late friend's old... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Richard_Mallender
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West Bridgford, United Kingdom
Just brilliant!

Not much to say that hasn’t already been said. We loved our visit. The Micro Museum is friendly... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
ChadDoobray
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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Kent's only Museum of vintage computers, gaming and micro electronics. The showcase for the owners' personal collection gathered over 40+ years. Visitors can discover the ideas and inventions that led to the modern digital world, do the history...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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11 Church Hill, Ramsgate CT11 8RA, England
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+44 7876 271255
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Visited in August 2017 but have been in touch since then regarding getting a late friend's old computers to them. I can't think of a better place for them to go and I know he'd appreciate it. I was in there a couple of hours...More

Thank Richard_Mallender
Carol D, Owner at The Micro Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Thank you for your kind review Richard. It was a pleasure to meet you and we will make good use of your late friend's computers. Do pop in and visit again if you are in the area.

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Not much to say that hasn’t already been said. We loved our visit. The Micro Museum is friendly, welcoming and full of memories for anyone who has owned a home computer, games console or any number of electronic gadgets and toys. It’s small, busy (but...More

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Carol D, Owner at The Micro Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2018

Thank you so much for this brilliant review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit and had some time to share our enthusiasm.

Reviewed 29 August 2018

Real fun place to visit. The owners were really knowledgeable and it was fun to watch the children being interactive with items from my own past which I had enjoyed. I took my son who had a great time. Highly recommended, worth taking time out...More

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Carol D, Owner at The Micro Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Very many thanks for this five star review. Come back and see us if you are in the area again.

Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

We visited with our grandchildren, 6 and 9 yrs. Both absolutely loved trying out the huge range of retro games and machines. They learned a huge amount through doing the quiz as they went round (which earned them a certificate). They have vowed to return...More

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Carol D, Owner at The Micro Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2018

Thank you for making the time to write this 5 star review for our Museum. So very glad to learn that you all enjoyed yourselves.

Reviewed 24 August 2018

This place was ace place to take my son. On entering it was very welcoming and the staff were extremely friendly. Once in the museum and as a learning experience we took part in the quiz which gets children to read the boards and learn...More

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Carol D, Owner at The Micro Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Thank you Dave for writing this super review. We are glad that you and your son enjoyed yourselves during your visit to our Museum. Come back again soon.

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Would highly recommend a visit to this engaging and well thought out museum. It's a highly interactive experience, with large variety of video games and a self-guided quiz on computing history. Something for all ages. I could have spent much longer exploring the collection of...More

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Carol D, Owner at The Micro Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Many thanks for writing this great review. It was a pleasure to meet and chat with you. Do hope you can visit again in the future.

Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

An odd little museum with two parts to its character. Firstly there are display cases showing retro computing and gaming hardware over the last 60-odd years. If you’ve ever been into video gaming then you’re sure to spot something that’ll make you “ahhh” and go...More

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Carol D, Owner at The Micro Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Thanks for your review Adam. Glad you found somethings to amuse and entertain you in our "odd little museum". Hope you can come back and find some more quirky things to enjoy when you have some more time.

Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

A gem of a place Pros Cute museum -with everything working!!! Good quiz for kids Owners also change items around so it changes during the year apparently Nostalgic and fun Owners are lovely- what an amazing place they have created. Cons Nothing to do with...More

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Carol D, Owner at The Micro Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Wow! What a lovely review! Thank you very much. We do hope you can come and see us again.

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Came here with my two children aged 15 and aged 7 years. In the centre of Ramsgate, strange opening hours so check before you come. Lots of games consoles set up from different eras, staff helpful and always around to answer any questions you may...More

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Carol D, Owner at The Micro Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2018

Thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Really great, good quiz, good service and a lot of fun games and consoles. Great for people of all ages. Definitely worthwhile!

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Carol D, Manager at The Micro Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Many thanks for making the time to write this review. Hope we'll see you again soon.

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Christina G
22 September 2018|
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Response from Carol D | Property representative |
Sorry, the Museum is closed through September. We re-open on 6 October. You can find all our dates (open 1-4pm on the dates listed) up to December on our website. Look on the Calendar page.
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Shane B
18 June 2018|
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Response from Carol D | Property representative |
Yes, we do have some examples of Apple devices at The Micro Museum.
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Emily P
17 October 2017|
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Response from Carol D | Property representative |
The Museum will be open on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 and then on Friday 27, Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 Oct. 1-4pm on all these days. Please note, we close for the winter after 29 October - reopening at Easter 2018.
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