Keyword search

Advanced search

Description

'Freddy' the world's first thinking robot to combine an 'eye' and tactile 'hand', University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, 1970s

Museum reference

T.1984.185

Collection

History of Science

Object name

Robot

Production information

University of Edinburgh
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, EUROPE

Date

c. 1970

Materials

Metal, Plastic

Physical description

Metal

Associations

Freddie
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, EUROPE

References

https://www.nms.ac.uk/explore-our-collections/stories/science-and-technology/freddy-the-robot

On display

National Museum Of Scotland »
Level 1 »
Science And Technology, Explore

Back to top

Discover the story of Scottish pop music as we take you on a musical journey from the 1950s to the present day in our new exhibition.

Members go free!

Book now