Visit the SMA
The Sexual Minorities Archives (SMA) is currently open to visitors by appointment only, six days a week (Monday – Saturday).
When you come to the Archives house, you may browse the shelves; read books, periodicals and subject file materials; tour the rooms, view artworks, watch videos, listen to music, conduct online research, and more.
If you have any questions about your visit or our COVID-19 policies, please feel free to ask.
Inside the SMA
At the SMA, we’re dedicated to cultivating a safe, friendly community space for all who visit. We offer a full kitchen, 3 floors of collections & archives, and plenty of comfy spots to work or enjoy the materials we have to offer. We also utilize a vast basement area for storage of some larger collections of periodicals and approx. 1000 additional cataloged books.
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The Sexual Minorities Archives are located at:
135 Lincoln Street
Holyoke, MA, MA 01040
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The SMA is located right on the PVTA’s B48 bus line, which runs from Northampton through Holyoke, next to the Howard Street/Lincoln Street PVTA stop in Holyoke. Get the B48 schedule, and contact us for assistance on navigating by bus.