LGBTQ+ history

During Pride Month, find queer stories and cultural heritage from around Europe


Nuevas historias

women take part in the harvest of wheat in a Ukrainian field. A child holds a baby in her arms on the side of the field. A backdrop of gently sloping hills and a blue sky dappled with a few clouds constitute the background.
Solidarity with Ukraine

La Iniciativa Europeana declara su solidaridad con el pueblo ucraniano.

A woman with curly hair waving the pride flag while walking down the street in a crowd of people.
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LGBTQ+ rights in Spain

Opening the future to the dreams of the past

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Early Radios

How radios went from handcrafted machines to mass-marketed products in every home

La Casa de Jean Monnet

La casa de Europa

Photograph of Magnus Hirschfeld, who is sitting on a sofa
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Magnus Hirschfeld

Pioneering German sexologist who was one of the earliest LGBTQ+ rights activists

map of Europe showing the routes of the Orient Express
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The Orient Express

Explore the history of 'the king of trains, and train of kings'

Comb in the form of two dragonflies
Nature crafting fashion

Explore the relationship between fashion, nature and craft

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An Olympic appeal

When the Duke of Westminster aimed to raise £100,000 for amateur athletes in the early 20th century


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Galerías del usuario recientes
Camille Saint-Saëns

Collections relating to the French composer, organist, conductor and pianist
Clara Schumann

One of the most distinguished pianists of the Romantic era

Slovenian tourism in the 1980s

How Slovenia’s tourist gems promoted sustainable tourism and local cuisine in the 1980s

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Figure Sculpture (Sedes Sapentia)

Hunt Museum, as part of the Art of Reading in the Middle Ages project.

The Hunt Museum

Bildnis Friedrich II., König von Preußen (1712-1786)

Staatl. Museen zu Berlin, Gipsformerei (Hersteller)

Stiftung Stadtmuseum Berlin

The Bell of Badoney


Hunt Museum, Limerick

Inhibidores BET. El singular compuesto (+).JQ1

Biblioteca Virtual de la Real Academia Nacional de Farmacia