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Upcoming Events

 Walking Tour of Hillcrest LGBT History

Sunday, May 21, 2017 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

The Flame 1984

Join us on our next Walking Tour of the LGBTQ History of Hillcrest!
Visit the hate crimes plaque.
Take a peak into the secret garden.
Learn about the sidewalk fossils.
Check out some of the early gay and lesbian bars.

Tickets available at:

Brass Rail

"I thought I knew a lot about gay Southern California, but Lambda Archive's wonderful tour of the Hillcrest was eye-opening. Lambda knows every nook and cranny, every pertinent gay event that ever happened here. They make the history of gay Hillcrest come alive!" -  Lillian Faderman, author of The Gay Revolution

"This very important tour highlights the history, stories, places, sites, tragedies and triumphs of this modern civil rights struggle. A national and international struggle in which San Diego was at the forefront. A struggle where there has been tremendous progress and, like all struggles for human rights, a struggle that requires constant vigilance -- and continues to this day. Visitors will find this tour enlightening, entertaining, at times disheartening, and ultimately inspiring. Bruce Coons, Executive Director, Save Our Heritage Organization

 Out at th Archives - Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Lillian Faderman presents the Lives and Death of Harvey Milk.
VIP reception at 6:30 p.m.
Event at 7:00 p.m. at Diversionary Theater, 4545 Park Blvd.

Please note our limited hours for the summer:
Monday & Wednesday 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Thursday & Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Other times by appointment.

Thank you to Robert Hubbard of MassMutual for sponsoring Out at the Archives.
Mass Mutual


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