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Queer History Walks

Select Fridays, 6 pm

Floor 1

In commemoration of the fiftieth anniversary of the Stonewall riots, join us for a free walking tour that explores the rich queer history of the neighborhood surrounding the Whitney Museum. This sunset walk looks to the past to reflect on the present by bringing visitors to select sites marked by queer history and culture. From the Hudson River piers to the clubs, visitors are invited to consider their connection to the changing landscape of the neighborhood that the Whitney now occupies as well as to the history of the city.

May 31
6 pm            

June 14, 21, 28
6 pm            

July 26
6 pm               

August 30 (at capacity)
6 pm        

September 27
6 pm

This event is free with registration.

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A 30-second online art project:
Ryan Kuo, Hateful Little Thing

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Due to weather impacts on mass transit, the Museum will open at 12:30 pm today, January 29. 

Vaccination required. All visitors aged 5+ must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination, in accordance with NYC requirements. Visitors aged 18+ must also show photo ID. Face coverings are required. Review the Whitney’s safety guidelines.