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Alan Turing’s Manchester

23/03/2019 11:30 am
23/03/2019 1:00 pm
around £10
Manchester Museum foyer
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Oxford Road at Bridgeford St, Chorlton-on-Medlock, Manchester, United Kingdom, M13 9PL

Tour, March 2019: Sunday 23 March 2019
Meet: Manchester Museum Reception, Chorlton-on-Medlock, 11.30am.
Booking: Please book here with eventbrite.

He broke the Nazis’ Enigma code, almost invented the computer, and was persecuted to a painful suicide by the ungrateful authorities.

Alan Turing: tortured genius and modern martyr.

We (belatedly) celebrate his birthday (23 June 1912) with a walk from Manchester University, taking in the site where the computer was invented and where he worked, on to the cinema where he met his nemesis and his statue in the Gay Village.

For more information, please see the Alan Turing page on this website

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