Disability History

During Disability Pride Month find disability stories and heritage from Europe and beyond


Nya berättelser

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

Europeana-initiativet är solidariskt med folket i Ukraina.

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

Opening the future to the dreams of the past

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thumbnail early radios
Early Radios

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

Jean Monnet-huset

Ett hem för Europa

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

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

map of Europe showing the routes of the Orient Express
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

cover of a booklet with title 'The Olympic Games and the Duke of Westminster's Appeal for £100,000'
An Olympic appeal

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

Engagera dig

Delta i våra projekt och ha kul med pussel och spel

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illustration with woman holding a megaphone and stylised splashes behind her
Digital Storytelling Festival

Join our creative contest bringing people and cultural heritage together

black and white photograph of a young woman holding a horn-like musical instrument and a bag with an image of the horn
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Vi vill gärna höra dina berättelser om migration, sport, arbetsliv eller Första världskriget

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Portrait of Alphonse Leroy, seated at a writing desk in red garb and wearing a blue and red turban. Alphonse is holding a quill and stares directly at the viewer.
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Senaste använda gallerier

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

colour illustration of three yellow and silver fish swimming above a coral reef
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Senaste objekt

Fregatti Finland -laivapotretti

G Romano

Forum Marinum


Finnish Heritage Agency

Ivory relief of man (St John the Baptist)

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

The Hunt Museum

Statuette Heinrich Zille

Stiftung Stadtmuseum Berlin