Tag Archives: LGBT

Some of my 2018 highlights

At this time of year our thoughts often turn back to the events of the last 12 months. So I wanted to write a blog to celebrate some of my key events of 2018. One of the big events for … Continue reading

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LGBT History Month

It is LGBT History Month and we are touring our Proud City exhibition to venues across the city. We installed the display in Stockbridge Library this week where it will be on show until the end of March. We will … Continue reading

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Proud City at Fountainbridge Library

Did you miss the Proud City exhibition when it was on display at the People’s Story Museum? You can now see a smaller pop-up version of the exhibition on display in Fountainbridge Library. Proud City marks 10 years since the … Continue reading

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Proud City at the Museums Association conference and exhibition

Are you interested in knowing more about the community project behind Proud City? If you go to the Museums Association conference and exhibition next week (7-8 November at the SECC in Glasgow), there will be 2 opportunities to learn about … Continue reading

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Proud City- extended until February 2017

The Proud City exhibition at the People’s Story Museum has been extended until 26 February 2017! This means we can take part in LGBT History Month Scotland. This takes place in February and in 2017 marks the Scottish Government’s Year of … Continue reading

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Pride

Pride Edinburgh takes place this Saturday. But did you know that the first Scottish Pride took place in 1995? You can find out more about the history of Pride and see some items from Pride 95 in the Proud City exhibition at … Continue reading

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New staff, new objects and visits

I can’t believe it is now a month since Proud City opened at the People’s Story Museum! As I mentioned in my last post, the exhibition isn’t static and some new objects have been donated and added to the displays. … Continue reading

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Proud City- updated display

I’ve just visited the People’s Story Museum to add some new donations to the Proud City exhibition. These Equal Folk cards were donated after the exhibition opened. Here are some of the other cards donated (which I couldn’t fit into … Continue reading

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Proud City- some highlights

I thought I would share a few images of some of my favourite items on display in the Proud City exhibition (there are many more). The exhibition is on at the People’s Story Museum until 26 February 2017. This photograph … Continue reading

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Proud City is now open

I haven’t posted in a while as I have been busy working on a new exhibition. Proud City: LGBTQIA+ Edinburgh opened on Saturday at the People’s Story Museum following a great launch event on Friday night. Proud City marks 10 … Continue reading

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