Upcoming exhibitions at the
SAN DIEGO HISTORY CENTER
IN THE HEART OF BALBOA PARK
LGBTQ+ San Diego:
Stories of Struggles and Triumphs
July 8, 2018 – January 20, 2020
The San Diego History Center in partnership with the Lambda Archives brings the first exhibition EVER in Balboa Park, focused on San Diego’s LGBTQ+ community. Titled LGBTQ+San Diego: Stories of Struggles and Triumphs, this will be the History Center’s major exhibition of 2018 and will run to January 2020 with an estimated 250,000 visitors!
Visitors will hear from those in the LGBTQ+ region about the struggles to overcome persecution, the battle with AIDS, bullying and intolerance and the power of the community coming together and within growing activism and community engagement. Specifically for this exhibition, the San Diego History is arranging for the rare display of a portion of the AIDS Quilt, with significance to our region.