|Scientificgames.com has launched the Internet Scientific Games Lottery Museum in honour of the 30th anniversary of the introduction of the first secure instant lottery ticket. |
Scientific Games, which supplies instant tickets, systems and services, and wagering systems and services to pari-mutuel operators said the new site is dedicated to the research, authentication, acquisition and preservation of historical records and memorabilia pertaining to the lottery.
The site features images of Scientific Games' instant tickets from 1974 to 2004, along with a short history of the developments in each era with more than 10,000 pieces of tickets, manuscripts, books, pamphlets, advertisements, account records and personal letters – one of the world’s largest collection of historic and modern lottery memorabilia.
In the future, the Lottery Museum will be expanded to include historical information on the online lottery and Scientific Games intends to rotate the exhibits to make more of its collection accessible to the public.