The Ultimate LGBTQ Castro District Walking Tour

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Get to know San Francisco’s queer, colorful neighborhood with a local to lead the way. Learn how LGBTQ history was made here and see the Castro’s can’t-miss spots.

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  • Explore San Francisco’s Castro District.
  • Visit Harvey Milk’s old camera shop and campaign headquarters.
  • Celebrate the progress the LGBTQ community has made.
  • Pay tribute to the LGBTQ lives lost at the Pink Triangle Museum.
  • Make a new friend at the Mix, a popular neighborhood hangout.


We’ll begin our experience in Harvey Milk Plaza, named after the first openly gay elected official in American history. You’ll learn more about his life and activism as a civil rights leader as we make our way to the Pink Triangle Memorial which honors LGBTQ lives lost in World War II. Then we’ll head to the iconic Twin Peaks Tavern, the first gay bar in the neighborhood, and dive into the rich history of the first out officer in Marin County, Officer Jane Warner. Other memorable visits include one of the last palace theaters in the country, Castro Theater, and the historic Hibernia Beach. Finally, you’ll tour a must-see of the Castro neighborhood, Harvey Milk’s old camera shop and campaign headquarters, before ending at the Mix, a popular neighborhood hangout that’s bustling with local energy.


English speaking local guide

Important Information

  • This tour covers just under a half mile at a leisurely pace.

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