NSSBE tours the “Rise up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement” exhibit at the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
About the exhibit: Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement explores the June 1969 police raid of the Stonewall Inn as the flashpoint that ignited the modern gay rights movement in the United States. In the 50 years since the Stonewall Uprising, America’s LGBTQ population has struggled for equal rights and representation under the law. Rise Up shares the voices and tells the stories of this movement. Questions? Contact Tami.
*Arrive at 1:45 PM. Participants are welcome to stay until 5:00 PM when the museum closes to view the rest of the museum. Cost: $15/adult, $12/senior (65+), $10/youth. Space is limited.