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LGBTour #1 Main Monuments & Gay History

LGBTour #1 Main Monuments & Gay History

Duration:3.5 hours total
Includes:Food
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I thrive to show the unique and vast history of Mexico City along its art & food; from the city's founding by the Aztecs in 1325 to modern times; not in a scientific way but in one that I expect may be fun for you. For 21 years, first as a hobby & then as a regular activity, I have researched & shared a history that was left in the closet for most of its parts; first to help advance the fight for…
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What we’ll do

In this part, Part 1 of 2 of the LGBTour (booked separately), we will learn about LGBT pre-Hispanic traditions & of their sexual deieties while entering the ruins of the Aztec House of Legacy before homophobia would become the only connecting point when Europe met the Americas. We will learn about being a lesbian & a feminist in the 17th century as we visit Moneda Street, hub of the empire & for…

What else you should know

This is a 2-mile (3.5km), 3.5-hours walk, mostly under the sun, with only 2 restroom stops available. Water & liquids aren't allowed inside exhibits for 1st-half of tour; as tour follows a forward-only route, please don't bring liquids. Water & drinks available to buy in 2nd half. Come prepared!

What I’ll provide

Snacks
We will make a stop in the middle of the way at where locals have steamed "basket tacos" to try some with a soft drink.

What to bring

Comfortable walking shoes as this is one long three-and-a-half hour walk.
Something to protect you from the sun like a cap, shades or sun block as we will spend most of the time outdoors.

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Where you'll be

En route between the main square and the 16th century city limits, we will discover the hidden LGBT part of history by walking on the scene and visiting hidden corners, buildings and rooms in the Historic District with stories seldom told. We will visit hook-up cantinas, discover the distance between the Virreine and her lover nun, learn about the interpretation of monuments and sites by gay men at the turn of the 20th century and much more.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Tue, 23rd Jul    From 10:00 to 13:30.
₹2,460 per person
10 of 10 spots left

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

More tips

This is a 2-mile (3.5km), 3.5-hours walk, mostly under the sun, with only 2 restroom stops available. Water & liquids aren't allowed inside exhibits for 1st-half of tour; as tour follows a forward-only route, please don't bring liquids. Water & drinks available to buy in 2nd half. Come prepared!
Carlos
history walk
LGBTour #1 Main Monuments & Gay History
35 reviews
₹2,460 per person
35 reviews
₹2,460 per person