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.
The GLBT History 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.
The archives are at 657 Mission Street, between Third and New Montgomery Streets in downtown San Francisco. By BART: Take any San Francisco train to Montgomery Station, then walk three short blocks south to Mission Street. By Metro: Take any line to Montgomery Station, then walk three short blocks south to Mission Street. By Streetcar: Take Line F to Third Street, then walk three short blocks south to Mission Street. By Bus: Lines 10, 12, 14, 30 and 45 call at nearby intersections. By Car: Metered street parking is available, but may be very difficult. Parking is also available at the Moscone Center and Fifth & Mission civic garages.
|Deputy Director||Daniel Bao|
|Volunteer Coordinator||Jeremy Prince|
|Project Archivist||Joanna Black|
Board of Directors
|Chair||Brian Turner, M.B.A.|
|Secretary||Lee Callahan, Ph.D.|
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