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LOAD ZX Spectrum Museum


LOAD ZX Spectrum Museum


A museum dedicated to our first personal computer


The LOAD Museum is dedicated to the ZX Spectrum, which was, for many Portuguese and foreigners, their first personal computer. This space includes many other equipment related to this theme, in a functional state and duly documented, so that they can be enjoyed by visitors.


Distance from Bairrada Spaces

Curia: 19,3km - 21min

Oliveira do Bairro: 25,8km - 31min


Visiting the LOAD ZX Spectrum Museum is free


Tuesday to Saturday: 10h-13h| 14h-18h

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Come and discover the history of this technological marvel that contributed decisively to introducing so many of us to technology, and encouraging many to pursue a professional career in the field.

Understand the decisive role of this device and everything that surrounds it, in the technological revolution that put mobile phones in our pockets.

Discover the important role played by Portugal at the TIMEX factory, in this phenomenon that started in the 80s.

Come pay homage to the inventors, the people who created these magical devices, the games that made them famous and conclude that, after all, the ZX Spectrum remains more alive than ever, with new games and computers available on the market.

LOAD ZX Spectrum Museum

Escola Básica Conde Ferreira

Largo do Conselheiro Ferreira Freire / EN335

3060-133 Cantanhede

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