Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love, we’re leading a free SF tour (pay-what-you-wish) through the Haight-Ashbury, epicenter of the 1960’s Free Love Movement!

With a guitar-toting tour guide, explore the famed the psychedelic district that rocked 1960’s America into a technicolor wonderland! Your witty troubadour and historian-guide shares tales and songs of Janis Joplin, the Grateful Dead, and how the Summer of Love forever changed San Francisco.

  • 1.75 hours long
  • Meets in the Haight-Ashbury district
  • Exact location emailed upon booking
  • Reservations required, must book online

What we see

  • The Grateful Dead’s hallowed psychedelic home
  • Rock goddess Janis Joplin’s pink apartment
  • Panhandle Park, hippie haven and concert grounds
  • Famed Haight and Ashbury intersection
  • Tie-dyed street art of 1960’s Summer of Love
  • Soup kitchen for activist group the Diggers
  • Cult mastermind Charles Manson’s psychotic estate

Free tour!

Pay what you wish at the end
Suggested donation is $15-$20 per person

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Your guides

Wild Wes

Wild Wes

Co-founder Wes is a third-generation San Francisco Bay native. He makes "bedroom soul" music as Wes Leslie, the Bedroom Player and fixes cocktails at Mrs. Jones on Market Street. He has spent time traveling, backpacking and/or hitchhiking through the US, Europe, Israel and Mexico, and spent a year living in Madrid, Spain. He is (slowly) reading Don Quixote in Spanish and English and could use your encouragement.


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