HISTORIC SITES

2 Hylan Boulevard

Alice Austen Park

Many New York City public parks and playgrounds are named in honor of prominent figures in New York City and... Learn More

Public Spaces
HISTORIC SITES

517 East 233rd Street

Woodlawn Cemetery

Woodlawn Cemetery in the northern Bronx is not only a magnificent park-like landscape, but is the final resting place of... Learn More

Public Spaces
HISTORIC SITES

11 West 53rd Street

Museum of Modern Art

Since its beginnings in the 1930s, the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) has employed a significant number of gay men... Learn More

Cultural & Educational Institutions
HISTORIC SITES

2 Hylan Boulevard

Alice Austen House

Pioneering female photographer Alice Austen grew up in her family’s home where she later lived with schoolteacher Gertrude Tate, her... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

215 West 92nd Street

Joan Nestle Residence

From 1974 to 2002, apartment 13A in this Upper West Side building was the residence of Joan Nestle, an influential... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

4 St Marks Place

Tempo Playhouse / Key Theater / New Bowery Theater / Bridge Theater

This 1831 house had a significant and colorful Off-Off-Broadway theatrical history from 1955 to 1967, reflecting its location on St.... Learn More

Performance Venues
HISTORIC SITES

45 Belmont Place

Michelle Cliff Residence

The Jamaican-born author Michelle Cliff was living in this two-family house when she graduated from nearby Curtis High School in... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

1000 Richmond Terrace

Sailors’ Snug Harbor

Once a home for aged sailors, the Sailors’ Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Gardens has been an important venue... Learn More

Cultural & Educational Institutions
HISTORIC SITES

1 West 72nd Street

Dakota Apartments

The Dakota, the famed apartment building on Central Park West, has long been a home for celebrities, including notable LGBT... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

55 Merrill Avenue

Alice Austen Public School 60

Many New York City public schools are named in honor of prominent figures in American and world history. Alice Austen... Learn More

Cultural & Educational Institutions
HISTORIC SITES

65 Court Street

Gay Activists Alliance Zap at the New York City Board of Examiners

The Gay Activists Alliance zapped the Board of Examiners, the agency responsible for the licensing of teachers, in downtown Brooklyn... Learn More

Public Spaces