18 September - 1 December: Pride of the People: Helping History Out of the Closet
Curated by the museum's Teenage History Club this exhibition explores queer people and queer experience in Thetford in the past, through objects, images and text.
The exhibition includes the stories of Princess Catherine Duleep Singh and Lina Schafer, Robert Carlton, an 18th Century tailor and Justin Fashanu, the first openly gay professional footballer. Exhibits include a Romano-British phallic pendant, a Norwich City Football shirt and artist David Shenton's DuoShirt. Free with museum admission.
Start Time: 10:30am
Venue: Ancient House Museum of Thetford Life, White Hart Street, Thetford, IP24 1AA
For more information:https://www.museums.norfolk.gov.uk/ancient-house