The Michelangelo Trail: A Delve Into LGBTQ Histories

The Michelangelo Trail: A Delve Into LGBTQ Histories
Torquay Museum

When: 01 February 2022 to 31 December 2022
Where: Torquay Museum Galleries
Time: 10.00 am - 3.00 pm
Cost: Yes
Suitable for: Any age

We are very proud to celebrate LGBT history month with the newest addition to our permanent galleries

'π“π‘πž 𝐌𝐒𝐜𝐑𝐞π₯𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐞π₯𝐨 π“π«πšπ’π₯: 𝐀 πƒπžπ₯𝐯𝐞 𝐒𝐧𝐭𝐨 𝐋𝐆𝐁𝐓𝐐+ π‡π’π¬π­π¨π«π’πžπ¬.'

This LGBT History Trail is the culmination of 3-month long project that has focused on shinning a light on the queer histories of objects in the Museum’s collections and permanent displays. Accessibility is paramount as we believe everyone should have access to the past. With this in mind, The Trail can be viewed on your mobile by scanning the QR Codes placed around the Museum or you can pick up a paper copy of the trail at reception. This Trail would not have been possible without the support and funding of Art Fund and South West Museum Development. For more information follow this link: The Michelangelo Trail.

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