United States California San Francisco
Twin Peaks Tavern
- 401 Castro Street
- (415) 864-9470
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The Twin Peaks Tavern, also known as "Gateway To The Castro" has been recognized as an iconic gay bar since the seventies. This tavern was the first gay bar to feature ceiling-high, clear glass windows, purposefully displaying the customers in a safe and happy space to the public.
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Twin Peaks Tavern Guides
- seeker (Seeker Editors) Ah, the Castro District - a vibrant and iconic neighborhood nestled in the heart of San Francisco. Known as the LGBTQ+ mecca of the city, this area boasts a rich history, a thriving culture, and a spirited community that's ready to welcome you with open arms. Whether you're a local looking to explore your own backyard or a curious traveler seeking a taste of San Francisco's unique flavor, this guide is here to walk you through the exciting sights, fabulous events, delectable eats, and memorable experiences that the Castro District has to offer. So, put on your walking shoes, grab a rainbow flag, and let's dive right into the kaleidoscope of magic that awaits you in this lively neighborhood.
- seeker (Seeker Editors) 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.