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Twin Peaks Tavern to be Named City LGBT Historical Landmark

Twin Peaks Tavern stands as the unofficial gateway to the Castro. Likening itself as the Gay, SF Cheers, it’s where the music is kept to a conversational level, regulars remain primarily from the neighborhood and reasonably priced drinks are always well made. It also holds the distinction of ┬ábeing the...

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Twin Peaks Tavern may receive landmark status

In 1972, Twin Peaks Tavern became the first gay bar in the Castro to install floor to ceiling windows facing towards the street as a statement against hiding in the shadows. It’s in the gateway to the Castro facing towards Jane Warner Plaza, Market Street, 17th Street and Castro Street....