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History After Dark
Walking in LGBTQ Footsteps on the Upper West Side
Tue, September 10th, 2019 |
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm


Explore Pride uptown! Guides from the NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project lead a special walking tour that starts at the New-York Historical Society. Check out locations like writer James Baldwin’s residence, the Ansonia (which once housed the legendary Continental Baths), the Dakota (once home to composer Leonard Bernstein), and other places where LGBTQ history made its mark.

This program is presented in partnership with the NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project.


Begins at the Membership Desk. New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024 & Central Park


By phone: Contact New-York Historical’s in-house call center at (212) 485-9268. Call center is open 9 am–5 pm daily.
Online: Click on the orange “Buy Tickets” button at the top of this page.
In person: Advance tickets may be purchased on site at New-York Historical’s Admissions desk during museum hours.

Advance purchase is required to guarantee participation. Program tickets include Museum Admission.

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