WHEN MAIN STREET WAS GAY: A Walking Tour

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Date & Time: Saturday, November 2, 2019
11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School
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Worcester PopUp Gallery
20 Franklin Street
Worcester, MA 01608
Cost: $5 (includes free admission to exhibit at WHM after the tour)
Description: Join WPI Professor and LGBTQ+ Worcester FOR THE RECORD co-curator, Joe Cullon, for a walking tour of LGBTQ+ downtown Worcester.  Follow the paths of early bar hoppers, community builders, cruisers, and Pride marchers as they cautiously and sometimes defiantly navigated the blocks around Worcesters Main Street in pursuit of sociability, spiritual fellowship, sexual pleasure, and political rights between 1950s and 1990s. A digital companion to the tour will help bring the sites of early LGBTQ+ Worcester to life. LGBTQ+ exhibit open prior to program from 5-7PM.
More Information: E-mail: info@worcesterhistory.net
Phone: 508-753-8278
Entered by: Worcester Historical Museum

Created: October 21, 2019 at 2:58 PM
Last Modified: October 23, 2019 at 12:44 PM

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