The Castro District, commonly referred to as the Castro, is a neighborhood in Eureka Valley in . The Castro was one of the first gay neighborhoods in the United States.

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The GLBT Historical Society maintains an extensive collection of archival materials, artifacts and…

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The is a popular movie palace which became San Francisco Historic Landmark #100 in September 1976. Photo: InSapphoWeTrust, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is a triangular shaped mini-park located in the Castro District of San Francisco, California. Photo: Reinhard Dietrich, CC0.

Most Holy Redeemer Church in San Francisco, California, is a Roman Catholic parish situated in The Castro district, located at 100 Diamond Street.

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The colorful Castro is the famous gay center of , a vibrant and historic neighborhood full of businesses geared towards the city's LGBT community. Photo: brian kusler, CC BY 2.0.

is a neighborhood in the central part of San Francisco, California. Photo: Yaman32, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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