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Jan 27
January Members Event: New Year, New Stuff
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Exclusive LCM+L members preview of new aquisitions. Come hangout with LCM+L staff and check out our newest vintage artifacts before they hit the museum floor!

Light snacks will be provided, all ages welcome!

LCM+L Membership is required for attendance; memberships will be available for purchase at event and online.

RSVP at Eventbrite


Feb 11
Swipe Right: Modern Valentine
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
For latest event updates, visit the Swipe Right: Modern Valentine Facebook Event Page

Love is in the air! Or is it online? Come grab some drinks and learn the origin story of online dating, hear from local Seattle app designers and dating gurus, and enjoy a sultry burlesque ode to tech & love. Looking for your match? We’ll have the LCM+L version of the 1965 Operation Match updated for 2016!
Featuring Susie Lee, creator of Siren, Geekwire’s App of the Year 2015. More info at http://www.siren.mobi/.
February 11th, 6-10pm
21+ Event
$12 admission + free drink ticket
6pm: Mingling
6-8pm: Streaming Room - TED Talk (Amy Webb), Operation Match, Why Oh Why
6:20pm: Origin of Online Dating Featurette
The story of Joan Ball
6:30pm: Keynote Speaker Susie Lee, Founder of Siren
7pm: Tech and Dating Panel with Susie Lee and Morgue Anne Morrighan (updates as speakers are added)
8:15pm: Tech & Love Burlesque Show

Membership Gives You Access

Living Computers Museum + Labs features hands-on experiences with computer technology to spark curiosity and foster innovation in our community.

Membership Benefits
  • Unlimited visits to LCM+L
  • Free admission to the Flying Heritage Collection (Unlimited visits)
  • $5 off admission at MoPop (formerly EMP Museum)
  • 10% discount on all tech store purchases
  • LCM+L Guest Passes
  • Advanced notice of upcoming events & special offers
  • LCM+L Quarterly Members Newsletter
  • Access to Quarterly Member only events (including a +1 for non-members)
  • Exclusive 3D printed member name badge
  • LCM+L tote bag

2017 Wish List

Do you have any of these systems?
If so, LCM+L is interested in hearing about it. Please click here to fill out our Contribute Historical Computers form.
  • IBM 709
  • IBM 360 (All Models)
  • IBM 370 (All Models)
  • IBM 7094
  • DEC PDP-10 (KA)
  • DEC PDP-1
  • Apollo Guidance Computer (complete)
  • Burroughs B5500
  • ARDS terminal
  • BBN Honeywell based IMP
  • Tape Racks
  • Datapoint 2200
  • MacHack IV (Software)
  • TECH and TECH2 (Software)
  • BASIC Plus 2 (BP2, B+2) (Software)


//50 years of computers and schools//
Experience the efforts to revolutionize education with computers. From the ground breaking PLATO terminal to LOGO, Encarta and SCRATCH, explore 50 years of computers in the classroom.  Appreciate the contributions of Seymour Papert, or just revisit The Oregon Trail.
Open November 18- March 26, 2017

Nov 18

Living Computers: Museum + Labs has expanded. A new gallery of rotating exhibits puts today’s computer technology in the context of how it’s being used to tackle real-world issues. Connect with robotics, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, self-driving cars and digital art.

Tech Store
The Living Computers: Museum + Labs Tech Store has you covered from last-minute gifts to the bits and pieces to make your electronics projects possible. 

Whether it's Modular Robotics Cubelets to help understand how programing works or a littleBits synthesizer, our Tech Store offerings are designed to make the world of electronics more accessible. Featuring a wide variety of books spanning all generations of computing—from the vintage computing collection on our second floor, to the current technology featured on the first floor.

Need a geeky gift for someone? Check out our assortment of unique tech inspired products like a Xerox Alto Mouse bar of soap or find your next IoT project.