Morse code is one of many ways a message can be sent. Morse code is a telecommunication method using encoded messages that was developed by Samuel Morse.

Samuel Morse

The History of Morse Code

The Codes and Machines

How it works

Start Coding

Learn Morse Code

Designed by Langara Design Formation students Asuka Moriwaki, Asya Hemsworth, Manu Leite, Victor Camerino in collaboration with the VMM curatorial team

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1840 Daguerrotype of Morse in Paris. Digital file, accessed January 26th, 2021. <>

VMM Image St. Roch radio equipment. 

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