WHAT IS COME?

Welcome to the Coming Out Museum!
We celebrate and share personal stories of coming out journeys, regardless of age, place, or identity, offering unwavering support for LGBTIQ+ and related identities in our communities.

EXPLORE OUR COLLECTION

Objects and meaning. A story to tell. Our favourite things and meanings we gave them:

Snowballs picture
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Boule de Neige

...one of the few things I can say in French.
the cup
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A Cup Of (Truth) Tea

When I was 13, I started to realize...
abba-voulez-vous cassette
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The Cassette

I am a woman (who loves certain women).
dnevnik
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The Diary

Anyone who knows me, knows...
sat
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The Watch

I think giving oneself and others time is...
Newspaper clip
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Newspaper clip

Everything started when I was little...
kino-vrata
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At the Entrance

Entering the cinema was always the moment...
Lole_Queer
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Lola

Although my coming-out story is unusual...
equilibrium
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In the Centre

A body that was never mine...
glasam protiv
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I’m Against

I think always knew I was gay somehow.
panda-medo
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The Panda Bear

This panda bear is my object of transition.
Gia-dvd
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The Movie

In puberty, I started to realize that I felt 'different'.
Horseshoe
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The Horseshoe

Why a horseshoe, you may wonder…
zastavica
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The Rainbow Flag

The picture shows the flag from my first Pride.

SHARE YOUR STORY

COME collects and celebrates your coming-out memories and objects that store them, shaping the universal narrative of self-acceptance. Become a part of this empowering initiative by sharing your unique story with the world.

COMING OUT ON DISPLAY

The COME collection is the creative source of our pop-up and temporary exhibitions. Together we will explore the infinite landscapes of coming out in diverse spaces and places.

BEHIND THE SCENES

At the heart of the COME project is a dedicated team of LGBTQI+ activists and museum professionals who believe in the universal power of coming-out stories and cross-border collaboration. Help us build a global community of acceptance and pride.