(Until July 13) This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots (learn more here) a flash point in LGBTQ history and civic advocacy. “Love and Resistence: Stonewall 50” is the linchpin; The New York Public Library is commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots. Through a major exhibition, a series of programs, book recommendations, and more, you can learn more about the launch of the modern LGBTQ movement, as well as culture, issues, and activism today.
The NYPL is offering free, 45 minute docent-led tours of the exhibit periodically; visit here and scroll down for more days and times. Just meet on the 3rd floor by the elevators.