SOMA Walking Tours

Join us on our walking tour: SOMA Origins: Bars, Bathhouses and Beyond
 
Now a world-wide leather/kinky/queer destination, SOMA (South of Market) began attracting leather bars in the ’60’s. Find out why!
Learn about the raucous exploits of the ’70’s when motorcycles lined the streets outside popular bars.
 
Hear about today’s bar and clubs and what they used to be, including one on Folsom with a swimming pool.
 
Next dates:
Sunday, October 15, 2 pm
 
The tour starts at the corner of Ringold Alley and 9th Street (i.e. on 9th, halfway between Folsom and Harrison Streets).  
 
It ends at 8th and Ringold, in time to head over to the SF Eagle’s Sunday Beer Bust.
90 minutes.  No hills.  Free!
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