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Alumni Festival: Professor Peter Wadhams to examine Shroud of Turin

26 July 2021 Life Members

Clare Hall is delighted to be hosting a remote talk, tour and live Q&A on the scientific examination of the Shroud of Turin by Emeritus Fellow, Professor Peter Wadhams, within the University of Cambridge’s Alumni Festival 2021.

Professor Wadhams will talk us through the many questions surrounding the Shroud of Turin which have left scientists baffled for decades. Guests will learn about the cutting-edge research methods being pursued to delve further into this artefact, and then enjoy a digital tour of the royal chapel in the stunning Cathedral of Turin where the Shroud is housed. The event will conclude with a live Q&A with Peter via Zoom.

The event is open to all and will take place on Sunday 26 September 2021 from 4pm. Learn more and book your place via Eventbrite.

Further details on the Festival:

This year’s Alumni Festival will take place online with an array of fascinating talks, tours and discussions for you to enjoy from the comfort of your own home. The Festival features over 80 sessions across five days, from 24-28 September. You can discover other sessions from across the University via the Alumni Festival website.