ABOUT US

The GLBT Historical Society collects, preserves and interprets the history of GLBT people and the communities that support them. Founded in 1985, we are recognized internationally as a leader in the field of GLBT public history. The GLBT Historical Society is a registered 501(c)3 educational nonprofit organization. Click here to contact us.

 

DIRECTIONS

Museum: Exhibitions & Programs

The Museum is at 4127 18th Street, 1/2 block west of Castro Street in San Francisco. 

By Metro: Take Lines K, L or M to Castro Station, then walk one block south to 18th Street.

By Streetcar: Take Line F to the terminal at Castro and 17th Streets, then walk one block south to 18th Street. 

By Bus: Lines 24, 33 and 35 call at the intersection of Castro and 18th Streets. 

By Car: Metered street and lot parking is available, but may be difficult.

Archives, Reading Room & Offices

The Archives, reading room and offices are at 989 Market Street, Lower Level, in downtown San Francisco.

By BART: Take any San Francisco train to Powell Station, then walk one long block west toward Sixth Street. 

By Metro: Take any line to Powell Station, then walk one long block west toward Sixth Street.

By Streetcar: Take Line F to Market & Taylor (westbound) or Market & Sixth (eastbound). 

By Bus: Take Lines 6, 7, or 9 to Market & Taylor (westbound) or Lines 6, 9, or 21 to Market & Sixth (eastbound). 

By Car: Metered street parking is available, but may be very difficult. There is a valet pay lot off of Stevenson Street. Self-parking is available at the Fifth & Mission civic garage.

 

STAFF

Executive Director Terry Beswick
Finance Director Daniel Bao
Communications Director Gerard Koskovich
Development Manager Juanita Carroll Young
Museum & Exhibitions Manager Jeremy Prince
Managing Archivist Joanna Black

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Cochairs Becky Escamilla
Brian Turner, M.B.A.
Treasurer Byron Mason
Members Valentin Aguirre
Marke Bieschke
Tracy Garza
Shannon Hartman
Maria Powers
Marc Robert Stein