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LGBTQ Castro Tour: 2-Hour San Francisco Walking Tour

The Castro

Location: San Francisco Duration: 2 hour Product ID: 15127
A 2-hour tour of the Castro will introduce you to the rich and diverse history of this neighborhood as well as the city of San Francisco. As you explore the area you'll learn interesting facts about the role it has played in the gay rights movement.
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The Castro
San Francisco US

About this activity

Duration 2 hour
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Cancellation policy
This activity is non-refundable

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the largest LGBTQ neighborhood in the world
  • Learn how San Francisco's lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender, and queer community has impacted world history & civil rights
  • Discover the Harvey Milk Plaza, and many other important sights
Includes
  • 2-hour walking tour
  • Professional guide
Excludes
  • Hotel pick-up and drop off
  • Gratuity

Full Description

This guided and intimate 2 hour tour lets you explore the diversity of the Castro community with a local resident and LGBTQ activist.

You’ll relive the life and times of Harvey Milk, the slain Civil Rights leader and member of the San Francisco City Council. We’ll visit the part of the Castro where he lived and worked and served his community. In addition, visit the Harvey Milk Plaza, Milk's former camera shop, and the Civil Rights Academy.

Stroll along the "Rainbow Honor Walk," a project honoring famous LGBTQs from history, and visit the Pink Triangle Memorial Park which honors homosexuals persecuted during WWII. You’ll also see the plaque dedicated to Vietnam veteran Leonard Matlovich.

We’ll pass by the famous Castro Theater, the Hope for World Cure (AIDS) Mural and the LGBTQ Historical society.

When you get there

Know before you go
  • Tour route is easy with no large hills and is handicap accessible
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