• Welcome to the Microsoft Visitor Center

Microsoft believes that great software can help everyone realize their full potential. Walk through the doors of the Microsoft Visitor Center and unlock your potential—experience everything from the latest Microsoft Research innovations to the very first personal computer. With our self-guided tour information, you’ll be able to explore hands-on exhibits featuring some of the company's most exciting technologies for home and business.

Come share in the excitement of our discoveries, explore some of our latest products, and meet some of the people whose ideas and creativity make Microsoft a world leader in computer and software technology.

For students

From Microsoft’s fascinating history and culture, to our vision of the future, the resources below have everything you need to know about one of the world’s largest and most influential companies.

Although we are unable to directly answer questions about school projects at the Microsoft Visitor Center, our Fast Facts about Microsoft can link you to a wealth of information. This includes key events in our company’s history, details about our operation centers, information on the different areas within Microsoft, and current facts and figures. You’ll also find biographies of our top executives, who are part of the Microsoft Leadership Group and our Microsoft Board of Directors.

For teachers

Find lesson plans, videos, apps, templates for teachers, and more resources to help you use technology in the classroom.

Teacher resources