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hacker road trip destinations

this is a work in-progress, a list of various places to travel to

includes stuff like: computing facilities, research labs, old hangouts, cold war stuff, possibly barcades etc


Cinder lake - Location of apollo lunar landing tests


Computer History Museum

Open Wed - Fri, 10a - 5p. Check site for details.

Admission: $17.50 adult

Computer History Museum
1401 N. Shoreline Blvd
Mountain View, CA 94043

T: 650.810.1010
F: 650.810.1055

Palo Alto Research Center (PARC)

Formerly XEROX Palo Alto Research Center - where things like laser printers were devised

no tours given to public

333 Coyote Hill Road
Palo Alto, CA



Arguably the birthplace of hackerdom

MIT Campus
77 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02139

New Mexico

Atari Headquarters

  • google this -

Atari video game burial - Alamogordo, NM

THe famed burial ground: 32°53′11.87″N 105°57′38.69″W


Bradbury Science Museum - Los Alamos Labs

Bradbury Science Museum
1350 Central Avenue
Los Alamos, NM 87544
(505) 667-4444
Media: (505) 667-7000

Original Microsoft Headquarters - Albuquerque, NM

A plaque on a rock marks the building where Microsoft was started

115 California Street NE 
Albuquerque, NM

Roswell, NM

Just because.

Very Large Array - 27 Huge Radio Telescopes

Admission: $6

The Plains of San Agustin
Old Hwy 60
Magdalena, NM 87825
34 04'43.497N, 107 37'05.819W

New York

F Society - Mr Robot

The F-Society arcade is real, and it's in Coney Island. Didn't see a popcorn machine but you can play skiball on the machines shown in Mr Robot. No commercialization of it yet as of summer 2016.

1218 Bowery St
Brooklyn, NY 11224

Wardenclyffe - Nikola Tesla's Lab

56 NY-25A
Shoreham, NY 11786
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ENIAC Computer - 1946

One of the first computers, built from 1943 - 1946, in secret at the University of Pennsylvania's Moore School of Electrical Engineering.

Parts of the ENIAC are on display in Room 100 of the Moore building.

University of Pennsylvania 
Department of Computer and Information Science
3330 Walnut Street 
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

center for postnatural history

Center for PostNatural History
4913 Penn Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15224


Kryptos Statue - CIA Headquarters

George Bush Center for Intelligence
000 Colonial Farm Rd
McLean, VA 22101


The Museum of Communications

Open SUNDAYS 10a-3p. Check site for details.

7000 East Marginal Way
South Seattle, Washington 98108
Telephone (206) 767-3012

Mailing address: P.O. Box 81103 Seattle, WA 98108

Washington DC

International Spy Museum

800 F St, NW
Washington, DC 20004


Cray Supercomputers Manufacturing

Every Cray supercomputer comes out of Wisconsin

Cray Inc.
1050 Lowater Rd,
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
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SOURCES of locations

AT&T Long-Lines - a cold-war telecommunications infrastructure

now many deserted structures

Google Map of one in Kansas

America's Cold War Infrastructure

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