What can you learn from different cultures' interpretation of gender and sexual identity?
From women scientists in the polar regions, to communities living at the extreme ends of the Earth explore the spectrum of identities that exist across time, place and culture in the Polar Museum.
Our volunteer guides share their personal selection of fascinating stories about gender and sexual identity through a range of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer-related objects.
Please meet the tour guide approx. 5-10 mins in the entrance hall
Tours will last approximately 40mins and are led by a volunteer guide
Please note that the tours will involve walking around the Museum for the duration
Tours are aimed at an adult audience. However children and teenagers are very welcome to attend with adults.
For more information about visiting the Museum please visit: https://www.spri.cam.ac.uk/museum/access/
All of the Museums and tours are wheelchair accessible. Volunteer guides are happy to adjust the tours to meet the needs of the group on the day.
Please see a link to more information on visiting the Museum: https://www.spri.cam.ac.uk/museum/access/
Other LGBTQ+ Tours
Tours are also running at 6 other Cambridge Museums for more information please visit: https://museums.cam.ac.uk/events/lgbtq-tours