The ‘Unseen Community’

Family friendly

A family of two mums and a toddler have fun baking in a kitchen.
Image credit: Image courtesy of Proud 2 b Parents © Allie Crewe 03

This collection of photographs at the People’s History Museum explores some of the prejudice faced by LGBT+ parents and families.

Families come in all shapes and sizes. We think that this family-friendly exhibition raises awareness of LGBT+ families, and also celebrates the similarities between family lives.

The ‘Unseen Community’
Image: The ‘Unseen Community’

Plan your visit

Left Bank, Spinningfields
M3 3ER
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

What's on nearby

A dancer leaps through the air surrounded by colourful shapes.

The Global Playground

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2 July 2021 - 18 July 2021

11:00am - 3:00pm

6.00 to 12.00
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Summer Reading Challenge

Join the fantastic Summer Reading Challenge with Manchester Libraries. There's prizes to be won too.

Manchester Libraries

4 July 2022 - 17 September 2022

9:00am - 8:00pm


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