PHILLY GAYBORHOOD TOUR: TELLING LGBTQ STORIES WITH PRIDE
Get under the skin of queer Philly. Discover the controversies, paradoxes, and hidden histories of the only formalized gayborhood in the country. The tour will cover the evolution of Pride from protest to parade; racial controversies in the Gayborhood; the nation’s longest continuously-operating LGBT bookstore; and nationally known leaders and activists who made the Gayborhood their home.
BEYOND THE BELL TOURS
Saturday, 5/6 (Rain date 5/13), 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
The tour begins at 6th and Market Streets (Visitors’ Center), and ends at 13th and Locust Streets.
Walking distance: 1 mile, duration 90 minutes.