HISTORIC SITES

302 W 45th St

Al Hirschfeld Theater (originally Martin Beck Theater)

Opened as the Martin Beck Theater in 1924, this venue has staged multiple productions involving major LGBT performers and creators,... Learn More

Performance Venues
HISTORIC SITES

240 Columbus Avenue

Arturo Martin Garcia & Victor’s Café Mural

A bas-relief mural created in 1971 for Victor’s Café, a popular Cuban restaurant on the Upper West Side, was the... Learn More

Bars, Clubs & Restaurants
HISTORIC SITES

1133 Broadway

Mattachine Society & Daughters of Bilitis Offices

From at least December 1958 to July 1968, this building near Madison Square was the location of the offices of... Learn More

Organization & Community Spaces
HISTORIC SITES

1634 Broadway

Winter Garden Theater

Opened in 1911, the Winter Garden Theater has staged multiple productions involving major LGBT performers and creators, including Vincente Minnelli,... Learn More

Performance Venues
HISTORIC SITES

137 West 71st Street

James Baldwin Residence

Literary icon and civil rights activist James Baldwin used this Upper West Side remodeled rowhouse as his New York City... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

1 Tennis Place

West Side Tennis Club

The West Side Tennis Club in Forest Hills began hosting a portion of the U.S. Open (originally known as the... Learn More

Performance Venues
HISTORIC SITES

337 Bleecker Street

Lorraine Hansberry Residence

From 1953 to 1960, playwright and activist Lorraine Hansberry resided in the third-floor apartment of this building. While here, Hansberry... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

128 East 19th Street

Lincoln Kirstein Residence

Lincoln Kirstein, who lived here from 1953 until his death in 1996, was one of the great cultural impresarios of... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

234-240 West 45th Street

Gerald Schoenfeld Theater (originally Plymouth Theater)

Opened as the Plymouth Theater in 1918, this venue has staged multiple productions involving major LGBT performers and creators, including... Learn More

Performance Venues
HISTORIC SITES

220-228 West 48th Street

Longacre Theater

Opened in 1913, the Longacre Theater has staged multiple productions involving major LGBT performers and creators, including Edith Head, Cyril... Learn More

Performance Venues
HISTORIC SITES

221-233 West 44th Street

Shubert Theater

Opened in 1913, the Shubert Theater has staged multiple productions involving major LGBT performers and creators, including Cole Porter, Michael... Learn More

Performance Venues
HISTORIC SITES

235 East 58th Street

Buffie Johnson Residence / Tennessee Williams Residence

From 1942 to 1950, painter Buffie Johnson lived in this building, purchasing it in 1943. Johnson was a prominent figure... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

1260 Avenue of the Americas

Gay Activists Alliance Zap at Radio City Music Hall

The Gay Activists Alliance (GAA) zapped a presidential campaign fundraiser for Mayor John V. Lindsay on January 25, 1972, after... Learn More

Public Spaces
HISTORIC SITES

106 Central Park South

Barbizon-Plaza Hotel

Completed in 1930, the Barbizon-Plaza Hotel was the first residential hotel equipped as a music and arts center in the... Learn More

Organization & Community Spaces
HISTORIC SITES

141 Prince St

Daughters of Bilitis Center

The Daughters of Bilitis Center was the first exclusively lesbian center in New York City and one of the first... Learn More

Organization & Community Spaces