Evening event for LGBT+ History Month

7 Feb 2020, 17:30 - 19:30

Enter via Black Rod's Garden Entrance, London SW1A 0AA

Buggery Act 1533, Parliamentary Archives, HL/PO/PU/1/1533/25H8n6

Join us for a special evening event to mark UK LGBT+ History Month 2020.

Take a themed guided tour through the House of Commons and House of Lords and visit the Search Room of the Parliamentary Archives for a talk and to view historic artefacts from the records.

During the evening discover the implications of the Buggery Act 1533, how Victorian legislation affected the lives of many including Oscar Wilde, the campaign to change the law and eventual reform in the second half of the 20th Century, and the impact of AIDS in the 1980s.

Book your tickets

Spaces are limited so advance booking is essential.

You can book online or by phoning +44 (0)20 7219 4114.

  • Tickets are £26.50 per person

Entry is on a timed ticket basis at 17:30, 18:30 and 19:30. The tour and talk are each around 45 minutes but please allow two hours for the overall visit.

This event may not be suitable for younger children due to the nature of the content and the overall duration of the event.

We may occasionally have to change or cancel tours because of the work of Parliament.

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Image: Buggery Act 1533, Parliamentary Archives

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