The LGBTQ History Museum and Cultural Center in Dalton across from the historic Linden Village is a creative and educational space for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender history and culture. Exhibits include LGBT Activism, Influential People, and HIV/AIDS education.
Echo Eternal is a cruising gay hang-out and a cyber fantasy adult roleplaying destination! Enjoy the environments, the lavish park, spa, cinema, gym, cafe, and Little Japan. Relax while cruising for a companion. Roleplay one of six factions, join a guild, battle, raid, and more! Experience Echo Eternal today!
Pride at Home started in 2020 and is back for its 4th year! A fun-filled city and festival space built to celebrate love and togetherness, with exhibits, galleries, charity, and transgender info hubs. Not to mention the annual Pride Parade, parties, and live music shows all month, plus the expo with free gifts and info on active LGBTQ+ groups in SL!
Stoner Hangout has a New Orleans-style build and is a chill place to light up, hang out, smoke, and visit one of their many venues with live DJs playing all genres. They offer shopping, education, art, and community. They are a voice chat hangout that is LGBTQIA friendly with photogenic spots everywhere! See you there!
Between lush green trees, grass, and an abundance of flowers the Nom Nom Cafe Library awaits you. Relax inside with some delicious cake, a book, and cats, or cuddle up at one of the various spots surrounding the Cafe. Bring your friends and loved ones over for a night at the campfire or simply enjoy some alone time. A refuge for not only the LGBTQIA+ community but also all allies created with love.
Fire Island is an LGBTQ Friendly Community. The island is home to several clubs such as Cuffs, Barcode, and Club Fire. Their store rentals, beach houses, and marina homes are available to everyone. Fire Island provides a safe and welcoming place for all members of the LGBTQ family and their friends and allies. Come join the fun at this unique paradise. There are a variety of events that cater to your needs. Whether you're looking for a place to relax, party, or meet a special someone, Fire Island is the place to be!
As the forest opens up into a clearing, you discover a magical garden. Take your loved one for a romantic date, hang out with your friends, unleash your inner photographer, or wander around and explore its secrets. This adults-only destination is a proud part of the LGBTQ+ community and everyone is very welcome here: human, furry, elf, or otherwise.
Blackwood Dreams is an LGBTQIA+ friendly adult destination aimed at people who want to cuddle together, watch sunsets, drink coffee, chat, ride ponies and ponygirls, or play in Skyes Dairy. There is something for everyone. The kinkier side is congregated on the Northern region of Blackwood Dreams, whereas the other two regions are more PG than adult, ranging to Pixieland in the south being a small Southern French seaside and rocky Village. There are horse, ponygirl cart, and cycle rezzers for people to use to tour the regions, and all are linked by road and pathways.
Ravenfall is an LGBTQIA+ community featuring a dark lushly decorated fantasy plant reclaimed club with several weekly DJ sets playing rock, metal, industrial, and more! The community also features a gorgeous nature themed semi-public Sandbox with a weekly inventory cleaning party and space to just hang out. Join them in the theater for their weekly movie night, and connect with them on their Discord server when you can't be inworld! Allies are welcome. Furries are friends! Visitors must be 18+. For more info visit linktr.ee/RavenfallSL
Established in 2008 and SL's longest continually running women-only venue, the Teahouse is now back in the hands of its original owner, being updated, and well into its second decade of being the home-from-home of women across the grid. Known for attracting smart and interesting women, over the years Teahouse has been the place in Second Life where women have met old friends and made new.
Witapaha is an LGBTQ+ friendly jungle and beach resort. It is a roleplay area, hangout, and meeting point for the LGBTQ community. Enjoy the hidden spots, romantic paths, lakes, waterfalls, and animals. Get a boat tour around the region, or use the hang glider for exploring the jungle. There are different designed beaches and more for you and your friends. Witapaha is a Native American Dakota tribe.
West Coast City is a premier entertainment and residential community for everyone. It is LGBTQ+friendly, has a residential living and lifestyle hangouts area. There is also a shopping district, a beach area with jetski, relax area with loungers, an art gallery, and more. Enjoy riding your bike through the city and find the house you will make your new home. Do you own a boat? Check out the spots on the dock!
Viper Isles is a unique collection of literary cultures from Avatar, Fae, Dragon, Mayan, Mers Pirates, and Hindu-Asian influences. It is a world of passion and romance, or a day out to explore and absorb the creation of Markarius Viper. Come and get lost. The isles are a great place to come for photogenic interests, romance, or just a place to roam and recharge. Viper Isles is an LGBTQ+ adult region with payment info and 18+ age restrictions.
Surfer's Paradise at Spurt Beach is Second Life's premier dance destination, hosting some of the very best DJ's on the grid. Music styles to suit every taste, from EDM Mondays through to handbag swinging house on a Sunday. Spurt Beach continues to evolve into a community that accepts all of the LGBTQ community. With a mixture of prime residential opportunities, retail areas, and the best entertainment on the grid, Spurt really does have something for everyone. Their motto is: Community Diversity Lifestyle.
Sirius Estates is a welcoming, inclusive LGBTQIA+ community. They are a lifestyle destination featuring clubs, residential rentals, shopping, and community areas with vibrant, friendly residents and staff who work to create a truly inclusive and welcoming safe space for all.
Celebrate diversity at Second Pride! This destination is the headquarters of the Second Pride organization in Second Life. Started in 2005, Second Pride holds four annual events, featuring plenty of music and fun. Spread across two regions, with everything from cityscape to a massive beach and boardwalk, all centered around a huge park that spans both regions. There are shops on the pier, carnival rides, a zipline over the beach, a working trolley to take you on a tour, and more! More info at: second-pride.com
Travel back to ancient Rome to a place and time where you can live the glorious days of the great Roman Empire. Centered around Forum Romanum, this expansive, picturesque region group offers historical and realistic role-play for gay and bisexual men. Age-verified, adult access only.
Risian Flux is a friendly gay neighborhood where people can live, shop, work and play. Offering public, residential, and retail spaces, with many beautiful and unique areas including the signature dance facility The Flux, a beach, a theater, a one-of-a-kind mall and other treasures. Visitors of all walks of life and avatar forms welcome!
The '90s are alive and well at Plaza 94 - a retro, vaporwave-inspired mall and hangout. Play some games in the arcade, grab a snack and chill at the food court, do a little window shopping or skate around the roller rink! The ideal spot for a hit of nostalgia, with photography encouraged. It is LGBTQ+ friendly with payment info required for access.
Pammy's Club for Women is a wonderful family that has grown for more than 13 years. New members are always welcome and are the lifeblood of the group. This women-only location maintains a moderate, relaxed atmosphere where ladies can enjoy music and dance at ease without worry. There are always new friends to be made, and the staff is friendly and supportive. Live DJs spin music of various styles every day, and there is also shopping, homes for rent, and romantic scenic areas to explore. Drop by for a visit and stay for the family!
Oost West is a residential estate for gay men, with fully furnished social and community areas to enjoy. It's an adult region, so don't be surprised to find people enjoying them, proudly or loudly! They also provide hidden rentals, hangout areas, regular events and more.
Visit the queerest little village on the mainland. Where every stone and flower has been placed with love by friends and family working together towards a shared vision of establishing a quiet equestrian community on the mainland. Even the sun and sky have been chosen with care. For the best viewing of Moorcroft, please use the shared environmental settings.
Madame Lala's LGBT club features a nightly revue with live singers, tribute acts and other amusing shows. Between acts, the club plays songs from West End musicals. Madame Lala oversees the events, while her staff (known as The Barbettes) keep the customers entertained.
Lucidity College is an all-male gay role-play college for those who like to learn, hang out, and have fun! Hosting events and parties for enjoyment, the college caters to be an inviting environment for all. Stop by and check it out for yourself! All are welcome. Adults only.
Kuroshima is an LGBTQ-friendly destination. It is island-themed with some Asian touches. Kuroshima has beaches, a cave, and an extensive underwater area. Come enjoy something a little bit the same, a little bit different, and that has really been, and will continue to be, a labor of love.
Krush! is an LGBTQ+ friendly club in Second Life! Some of the best DJs are spinning for you live every night. Themes and fishbowl events happen at least once a month and is it one of the friendliest clubs you will ever be in. 650+ updated dances are available from their dance machines, and new dances are added almost weekly. Come dance! Learn more at clubkrush.com
Established in 2005, GYC is an adult LGBTQ+ furry community that covers two entire regions! GYC comes with its own hangout, mall, themed private rooms, shopping district, and residential area. Come enjoy the activities, amenities, games, live DJs, and events GYC has to offer! Lots to do, and lots of friendly folks to meet as well! So if you're 18+, feel free to join in on the fun at GYC!
Empire of Crowns is one of the largest and oldest medi-fantasy roleplays on the grid, with three regions of beautiful destinations that span an array of settings, from gleaming deserts to fantastical floating realms. They host an incredible and friendly community that partakes in an array of ventures, such as their recent OxFam fundraiser, and are a proudly LGBT+ group as well.
Dedicated to the Goddess in all her forms and womanhood, the church is currently open to the public for quiet contemplation and meditation or to light a candle for family or friends. Please contact Existential Conundrum or Chezz Firelyte to set wedding appointments. LGBTQ+ and women-owned.
Boystown is Second Life's gay urban capital, where you can find the gridfamous Blu Dance bar, the Week-End Street Jam, Set Event Sound stage and Cody & Billy's Beach Party. Boystown also boasts the best in community living with apartments and land parcels for rent. While you're there, check out a number of the best men's stores on the grid. Find out more about Boystown at www.boystownsl.com
Rocking avatars since February 2007, The AquA Lounge FunPlex is one of SL's oldest and coolest LGBT clubs. The main club now resides in a modern building surrounded by some great shopping venues. There are homes, beaches, and other fun attractions to go with the lineup of DJs, parties, and weekly events.
Take a self-guided tour of the Maya and Inca civilizations! Explore Maya astronomy, math, writing, architecture, and fashion, and be amazed at the vastness of the Inca empire at its peak. Everything is shown in English and Spanish. - ¡Haz un recorrido autoguiado por las civilizaciones maya e inca! Explore la astronomía maya, las matemáticas, la escritura, la arquitectura y la moda, y sorpréndase con la inmensidad del imperio inca en su apogeo. Todo se muestra en inglés y español.
A Gothic museum awaits your discovery within a snowy landscape, its chiseled walls of marble and granite set against the stark white of winter. Welcome to the first ever exhibition celebrating “A Decade of Jousting in SL” and its formative years between 2008 and 2018.
Explore archived materials from the major poets of World War I, such as Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon. Manuscripts, letters, and diaries are supplemented with streaming video and audio to provide an incredible insight into life in the trenches during 1914-1918.
The Museum of Computing History in Blackslough, next to the Sea of Fables, is a creative and educational space to learn about the history of computing. They currently have a number of exhibits including Pre-PC Early Computers, Personal Computers, Telecommunications, Artificial Intelligence, Gaming, Influential People, Security, Data Centers, and Interactive Fiction.
The Peale in Baltimore, which is housed in the first purpose-built museum building in the United States, has extended its reach into the virtual world known as Second Life. While the current pandemic may prevent many people from visiting the Peale in person, this ambitious new project allows virtual visitors to explore the 1814 museum building online and attend curated exhibits and interactive events safely from the comfort of their homes. For more information, visit: thepealecenter.org
MEROE Museum is the Home of Black and Aboriginal cultures in Second Life. The Museum's purpose is to provide a safe space for the repository of black culture from across the diaspora, and a place for dialog in an effort to resolve many of the conflicts that plague our communities. More info at: meroemuseum.com
Welcome to Eatonville, a living, interactive museum paying homage to the strength and beauty of the African-American diaspora through an examination of popular Black Literature. Walk around the town and turn your sounds on to feel lived experiences of African-Americans through the times, through an exploration of culturally-affirming Black literature.
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