United States California San Francisco

GLIDE Memorial Church

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Glide boasts itself as a radically inclusive church, serving as a counter-culture community center for arts and progressiveness in the heart of the city. Vanguard Sweep, an organization to unite the LGBTQ+ youth of San Francisco, was founded in 1966 at this historic location. Glide Memorial Church remains one of the most liberal churches in the United States.

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  • LGBTQ+ Landmarks in San Francisco

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    San Francisco is a historically rich destination, brimming with diverse LGBTQ+ history and culture. Including the nineteen-nineties AIDS epidemic, persecution, riots, the first-ever US same-sex marriage, and vibrant Pride parades, SF has seen it all. Visit some of the treasured locations that have stood alongside some of the most outspoken and determined LGBTQ+ individuals and equal rights activists in the colorful district of The Castro. These rainbow flag-lined streets have observed some of the most powerful movements in history, let's uncover these iconic LGBTQ+ landmarks in San Francisco.