The full tour can be seen here, but we’ve pick out a few highlights for you below…
Next on the #TuringTour, we turned to computing before computers, when computers were actually people and mostly women
War is, as ever, a powerful stimulus for innovation. Examples include this bomb aiming computer:
But if Alan Turing is famous for one thing, it is his work at Bletchley Park on naval Enigma and German ciphers
We ended the tour with a rather poignant question…
Over 370 tweets were sent using #TuringTour from as far away as Denmark, Chile and the USA. We also had some great feedback from followers:
Thanks to all of you who followed the tour, and you can discover more about the Codebreaker exhibition here.