Extending the legacy of Gilbert Baker, the creator of the LGBTQ Rainbow Flag.
Activist, artist and educator.
“What I liked about the rainbow is that it fits all of us. It’s all the colors.
It represents all the genders. It represents all the races. It is the rainbow of humanity.”
– Gilbert Baker.
Save the Rainbow
We’re tracking communities facing restrictions on flying the rainbow flag Fight Back.
Harvey Milk Plaza
Support our campaign to landmark the rainbow flag in San Francisco. Sign the Petition.
We want to hear about your rainbow flag story. Tell us here.
Flag in the Map
Find out about our latest exhibitions, submit photos and tour the virtual gallery. View the new mini-site.
In Their Own Voices
The creators of Community Flags on the meaning of these iconic symbol. View the Online Exhibit.
Performance, Protest & Politics
GLBT Museum Presents The Art of Gilbert Baker. Explore the Online Exhibit.
Oral history initiative of people close to the creation of the the original rainbow flag. Watch videos.
An archive of other videos pertaining to Gibert Baker and the rainbow flag. Browse archive.
Read Gilbert’s memoir RAINBOW WARRIOR: MY LIFE IN COLOR. Available everywhere.