Tech Before Tech
Signals – Museum of Information Explosion
Where the past whispers to the present, and the future echoes with innovation.
Opening Summer 2024
SIGNALS – Museum of Information Explosion
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What to look forward to Summer 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.
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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
Our team is lucky to have acquired such a large and versatile space for our SIGNALS Museum of Information Explosion. With that being said, we have the ability to rent our event space to members of the Huntsville community. If you are looking for a spacious and...
The Bigger Impact: How SIGNALS Museum of Information Explosion is going to create a ripple effect in the community
As we begin to approach our grand opening in the fall, the Museum would like to share ways in which your donation and generosity will impact our community for the better. From the U.S Space and Rocket Center to the world’s first Genomic Medical Center, Huntsville has...
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...
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!