Parliament House 1975 – 2010 History and Beyond

...  where men looking for sex loiter with curtains open and doors ajar.      The history of the gay resort motel reflects the evolution of Orlando’s gay community as a whole — from the mid-1970s when the “P-House” was the gay community, to its current plans for an upscale 164-condo time-share resort. Since it opened in 1975, the combination motel/nightclub/theater has served as the setting for outreach groups, sponsored charity fund-raisers, held concerts and supported community events.      “When you go back 30 years, if you didn’t go to a bar, there was no other place to meet a gay [...]