HISTORIC SITES

109 Bank Street

Jimmie Daniels & Rex Madsen Residence

From 1949 to 1954, Jimmie Daniels, the internationally renowned Black cabaret singer and nightclub host, lived in the first-floor apartment... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

253 West 125th Street

Apollo Theater

During the Apollo Theater’s heyday as a showcase for Black performers from the 1930s into the 1970s, nearly every important... Learn More

Performance Venues
HISTORIC SITES

Pelham Bay Park

Orchard Beach

Orchard Beach, sometimes referred to as “the Bronx Riviera,” has long been a meeting and cruising location for LGBT people... Learn More

Public Spaces
HISTORIC SITES

171 W 12th St

Marion Dickerman & Nancy Cook Residence / Molly Dewson & Polly Porter Residence

This building was one of many apartment houses in Greenwich Village that attracted same-sex couples. After its completion in 1923,... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

207 St. Paul's Avenue

Audre Lorde Residence

Acclaimed Black lesbian feminist, writer, and activist Audre Lorde lived here with her partner and two children from 1972 to... Learn More

Residences
HISTORIC SITES

104 West 136th Street

Countee Cullen Branch, New York Public Library

Renamed for the noted gay poet Countee Cullen in 1951, this library was the first in the New York Public... Learn More

Cultural & Educational Institutions
HISTORIC SITES

256 W 47th St

Brooks Atkinson Theater (originally Mansfield Theater)

Opened as the Mansfield Theater in 1926 and renamed the Brooks Atkinson Theater in 1960, this venue has staged multiple... Learn More

Performance Venues
HISTORIC SITES

114 West 116th Street

Jimmie Daniels

From 1939 to 1942, the internationally popular African American cabaret singer Jimmie Daniels owned and operated his eponymous Harlem supper... Learn More

Bars, Clubs & Restaurants