Loving all things geeky can be a little challenging when you’re cruising the dating scene. And, most dating sites just aren’t geared up to let you search based on shared geeky passions!

Whether it be gaming, Lego, DC comics or something ese, we think you should be able to meet people who share your passion and will enjoy the same things as you do. Sounds simple right?

So, once you have found that kindred spirit on Geek Meet Chic, where do you take them on your first proper date? To help you out, we’ve devised this list of the top 5 UK geeky destinations to help you have the perfect first date.

1. Bletchley Park – the home of the codebreakers

Now this is ultimate geek paradise! Whether you have seen the movie or not, Bletchley Park is a fascinating place that you can explore for hours and discover the secrets of the codebreakers.

Set in a beautiful location and steeped in history, not only can you get your geek on learning about the impact the codebreakers at Bletchley Park had on WW2, but you can also enjoy a romantic picnic in the grounds as well.

The perfect day!

https://bletchleypark.org.uk/

2. National Space Centre

If you’re looking for something in the midlands, the national space centre is an amazing place for a first date. Not only does it have a wealth of space objects to learn about and enjoy, but it’s also a fun way to get to know your date whilst doing something you’ll both love!

There’s also a café on site to grab a coffee and learn more about each other.

https://accessvam.accessacloud.com/NSCBookings/

3. National Science and Media Museum

If you’re in the North of the country, the National Media Museum should be on your list of “perfect geek date” venues! This museum is filled to the brim with all things geeky and the games lounge is the ULTIMATE in geek bliss.

Get to know your date whilst getting nostaligic with their huge collection of playable retro games. From Pac-Man to Super Mario Kart, you won’t be disappointed with the variety of games to play.

And, once you’re done gaming, you can also relax with a drink at the museum’s bar! What’s not to love about this place!

https://www.scienceandmediamuseum.org.uk/

4. The Oriole Bar London

This is more of your traditional date location… what with it being a bar and all! But, (and it’s a big but) this isn’t just ANY bar, this is any geeks dream cocktail bar!

You disconnect form the outside world whilst sipping on complex cocktails and enjoying a delectable selection of foods whilst taking in the welcoming yet and fun atmosphere of the bar.

A perfect and magical location for a first date we think!

https://www.oriolebar.com/welcome

5. Beaulieu

If you and your date are into all things automotive this one is for you! Discover the history of motoring together and explore the beautiful Palace House, home to the Montagu family, whilst taking in the stunning views of the New Forest.

And, not only that, but you can also see the whacky collection of cars built and used in the popular British motoring show Top Gear.

After seeing the site, you can enjoy a romantic picnic within the grounds as the perfect finisher to an ideal geek date!

https://www.beaulieu.co.uk/

So, there you have it, 5 top dates that we think every geek will absolutely love. Just remember to pay as much attention to your date as you do to the seeing the sites!

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