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Photograph by Ulelli Verbeke

Opening June 24: Imaging Home: Resistance, Migration, and Contradiction, a video and photography exhibition in partnership with Envisioning Global LGBT Human Rights. Plus, Queer and Muslim: Finding Peace Within Islam, an exhibition of portraits by photographer Samra Habib. 

Visit the National Portrait Collection

The National Portrait Collection (NPC) is a central part of our archival holdings at the Canadian Lesbian + Gay Archives (CLGA).

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The Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives (CLGA) is the largest independent LGBTQ+ archives in the world. With a focus on Canadian content, the CLGA acquires, preserves and provides public access to information and archival materials in any medium.

By collecting and caring for important historical records, personal papers, unpublished documents, publications, audio-visual material, works of art, photographs, posters, and other artifacts, the CLGA is a trusted guardian of LGBTQ+ histories now and for generations to come.

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PUBLIC HOURS:
Note that the CLGA will be closed for August.
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm Tue, Wed, Thur
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Fri
34 Isabella Street, Toronto, ON 
 
Note to researchers: the CLGA requires a minimum of 5 business days notice for research requests. Research info and fees 
 
General Inquiries: queeries@clga.ca