Tech Before Tech

Signals – Museum of Information Explosion

Where the past whispers to the present, and the future echoes with innovation.
Opening Fall 2024

SIGNALS – Museum of Information Explosion

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Museum Programs

What to look forward to Fall 2024

  • Docent-guided tours
  • Journey through interactive displays
  • Exciting hands-on learning for school groups
  • Radio building and Morse Code camps
  • Comprehensive communications literature and audio library
  • An exceptional event space situated within our timeless collection
  • An abundance of volunteer opportunities
  • Working ham radio shack
  • Operational on-site radio tower

About the Museum

SIGNALS is a communication technology museum located in Huntsville, Alabama. It provides a hands-on, immersive experience where guests can explore, interact, and learn about communication technologies throughout history. Visitors will leave the museum with more appreciation for the business leaders and inventors alike that have paved the way for the digital technologies we rely on today. 

Support the Museum


SIGNALS is a 501(c)(3)and all donations are tax-deductible.

Event Space Rental

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Get Involved


Give back to SIGNALS by volunteering!

Experience the Past

Attractions & Exhibitions

Exhibitions designed to tell the stories of communication technology that made it possible for humans to connect on a much larger scale. Within these exhibits, we hope to give you a new perspective on how history has shaped the way we share information. Exhibits feature antiques, artifacts, digital interactive “experiments”, and Augmented and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) content to give visitors an engaging, educational, and fun experience.


Latest News & Events

Museum Buildout Status

Museum Buildout Status

Where did the SIGNALS Museum of Information story begin? Forty years ago, Marc Bendickson was faced with a dilemma, his father-in-law asked him to fix a vintage radio, and he was stumped, despite his degree in Electrical Engineering. However, he made it his mission to...

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Regional Radio Clubs

Regional Radio Clubs

Several regional radio clubs now call the SIGNALS Museum of Information Explosion (MIE) home. Each club focuses on a different aspect of computing or radio communication. The Museum is excited to facilitate a workspace for each member to be able to indulge in their hobbies and passions!

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Coming Fall 2024