Go Inside the Nation’s First LGBT Museum

The country's first gay history museum opened in San Francisco's Castro district and features hundreds of items including Harvey Milk's megaphone, documents, a collection of sex toys and multimedia presentations.

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 12: Coffee mugs are displayed during the grand opening of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History Museum. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 12: A photo album with vintage photographs of gay couples is displayed during the grand opening of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History Museum. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 12: A reporter takes a photograph of personal possessions of the late San Francisco supervisor Harvey Milk during the grand opening of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History Museum. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 12: Postcards featuring same-sex couples are displayed during the grand opening of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History Museum. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 12: Personal possessions of the late San Francisco supervisor Harvey Milk are displayed during the grand opening of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History Museum. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 12: Reporters tour the newly opened Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History Museum. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 12: A reporter looks at a display of documents during the grand opening of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History Museum. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 12: Reporters Robert Wellington (L) and Doug Sovern (R) record sound from a video presentation featuring San Francisco's first same-sex couple to be married during the grand opening of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History Museum. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 12: Personal possesions of the late San Francisco supervisor Harvey Milk are displayed during the grand opening of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History Museum. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JANUARY 12: Matchbooks from gay clubs are displayed during the grand opening of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender History Museum. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
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