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From the Big Apple to Beantown: Christopher Street Tours Expands to Boston

Exciting news for friends of LGBTQ+ history – Christopher Street Tours has launched a new LGBTQ+ walking tour in the Boston area. We are thrilled to announce this historic extension to Cambridge, Massachusetts with our Cambridge LGBTQ+ Visionaries Walking Tour! Cambridge has long been a hub of history and activism, making it the perfect location...
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Expressing Your Pride: LGBTQ+ Symbols Throughout History

Symbols hold profound meaning within the LGBTQ+ community, serving as powerful reminders of the struggles and triumphs that have shaped Queer history. We’ve seen various symbols used over time, not only for the practical use of self-identification within the community, but also, the external symbology of Queer power, pride, and activism. In this post, we’ll...
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Queering Travel: The Best LGBTQ+ Tours Around the World

I’m not sure about anyone else, but when I travel to a new (or familiar) destination, one of the first things I do is search for “LGBTQ+ Tours [Insert City Here].” For me, travel isn’t just about discovering the popular landmarks or trendy neighborhoods, it’s about diving head-first into local life and culture. And as...
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‘Tis the Season for Queer History

‘Tis the season for Queer history! But spoiler alert: at Christopher Street Tours, every season is a season for Queer history! This holiday season, we extend a festive invitation for you to immerse yourself in the holiday magic of New York City with our new “Make the Yuletide Gay” Holiday Tour! Picture yourself strolling through...
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Downtown Alliance Feature: “Five Things to Know About the Downtown LGBTQ+ Activism Walking Tour”

Downtown Manhattan has always been a vibrant hub of diversity and activism, making it the perfect setting for our new Downtown LGBTQ+ Activism walking tour. As we prepare to launch this exciting project later this summer, we had the opportunity to speak with the Downtown Alliance and share everything you need to know about this...
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Michael in front of Stonewall

Spectrum News Celebrates Pride: “Tour Guide Teaches LGBTQ+ History in the City”

Earlier this month, founder and owner of Christopher Street Tours, Michael Venturiello, spoke to Spectrum NY1’s Justine Re about the importance and history of Pride. Engaging in conversations that amplify the importance of LGBTQ+ history is always a rewarding experience. Recently, I had the opportunity to talk with Justine Re from Spectrum NY1 for an...
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Our Top 3 Reasons to Explore the Village with Christopher Street Tours

Embark on a captivating journey through the vibrant streets of New York City’s LGBTQ+ history with Christopher Street Tours! If you’re seeking an immersive experience that combines culture, education, and celebration, look no further than a Village Pride walking tour with Christopher Street Tours. In this blog post, we highlight the top three benefits of...
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Embracing the Past, Celebrating the Future: The Importance of LGBTQ+ History

LGBTQ+ history is a vibrant tapestry of stories, struggles, and triumphs that have shaped the world we live in today. It is a narrative of resilience, courage, and resilience in the face of adversity. Understanding and embracing this history is not only crucial for honoring the past but also for fostering a more inclusive and...
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The Best Ways to Celebrate LGBTQ+ History this Pride Month

Pride Month is a time to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community, embrace diversity, and honor the struggles and triumphs that have paved the way for equality. If you’re looking for the ultimate Pride experience that combines education, exploration, and celebration, look no further than Christopher Street Tours in New York City. In this blog post, we...
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