1000 Oak Street
Oakland, CA 94607
Lori Fogarty Executive Director
Wednesday - Thursday, 11am-5pm; Friday, 11am-9pm; Saturday - Sunday, 11am-6pm.
$0 - $15
April 16, 2016 - September 25, 2016
Altered State: Marijuana in California
Explore the evolving attitudes, controversial issues, and public perceptions surrounding the world’s most provocative plant, and add your voice to the conversation!
July 23, 2016 - October 30, 2016
Oakland, I want you to know...
This exhibit gets to the heart of this important question during a time of accelerating social, economic, and demographic change in West Oakland, as seen through the eyes of the community.
August 1, 2016 - June 30, 2017
Bees: Tiny Insect, Big Impact
Take a look at the diverse and intricate world of one of the most important creatures to human agriculture and the natural environment, through family-friendly experiences, hands-on activities, and media.
August 1, 2016 - October 31, 2016
Warriors Pride, Oakland Pride
Through Fall 2016
Celebrate the Golden State Warriors’ 2015 NBA Championship and 2015-16 record-breaking season in this new installation in the Gallery of California History.
The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) brings together collections of art, history and natural science under one roof to tell the extraordinary stories of California and its people. OMCA's groundbreaking exhibits tell the many stories that comprise California with many voices, often drawing on first-person accounts by people who have shaped California's cultural heritage. Visitors are invited to actively participate in the Museum as they learn about the natural, artistic and social forces that affect the state and investigate their own role in both its history and its future. With more than 1.9 million objects, OMCA is a leading cultural institution of the Bay Area and a resource for the research and understanding of California's dynamic cultural and environmental heritage.
at Oakland Museum of Callifornia, Oakland, California
Review by Dewitt Cheng
The retrospective of Michael C. McMillen disperses his quirky sculptures and installations throughout the muse
Mark Dion's 'Marvelous Museum'