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The Castro

Renowned LGBTQ+ hub in San Francisco known for vibrant history, rainbow flags, activism, and the annual Pride celebration.

Tips from the community

Featuring plenty of iconic, LGBTQ+ landmarks, community centers, museums, and rainbow-painted streets, The Castro is one of the most significant and historically rich LGBTQ+ travel destinations in the world. Here you can feel the history in almost every corner of the neighborhood, from the famous Castro Theatre to the Pink Triangle Monument. The Castro continues to be full of support and love for all who visit.

seeker 3 years ago

The Castro, often regarded as the heart of the LGBTQ+ community in San Francisco, is a vibrant and diverse neighborhood. Known for its colorful Victorian homes, charming streets, and lively nightlife scene, The Castro offers a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere for both residents and visitors to explore and celebrate LGBTQ+ history.

seeker 7 months ago

The Castro Guides

  • Discovering San Francisco: A Neighborhood Guide

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    So, you're thinking about exploring San Francisco, huh? Well, you've come to the right place! In this neighborhood guide, we've curated a list of the most vibrant, eclectic, and must-visit areas in the city by the bay. From the foggy streets of the iconic Golden Gate Park to the hipster havens of the Mission District, this guide has got you covered. Whether you're a foodie, a nature lover, or a culture enthusiast, there's something for everyone in San Francisco. So, fasten your seatbelts and get ready for a whirlwind tour through the colorful and captivating neighborhoods of this truly unique city. Let's dive in!
  • Year-Round LGBTQ+ Pride Destinations

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Pride never stops! From misty churches in Iceland to mouthwatering ice cream in NYC- here are some LGBTQ+ destinations that you can visit and experience Pride vibes 365 days a year. These queer safe spots around the globe offer a space of inclusivity and openness, where everyone can comfortably be themselves, learn, and grow.
  • San Francisco Must Sees

    chiefseeker (Jody Vandergriff)
    A list of must sees in the city by the bay