Street Address
1000 Oak St.
Oakland, CA 94607
Mailing Address
1000 Oak St.
Oakland, CA 94607
phone: 510-318-8400
Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m
Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
Closed Mondays and Tuesdays
First Friday of each month open until 9 p.m.
Museum closed on these holidays:
New Years Day, 4th of July, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day
$8 for adults
$5 for seniors (65 and over)
$5 for students (youth and adults, with valid ID) Children under the age of six are free
Free Second Sunday of each month (does not include special exhibitions
Museum Type(s)


The Oakland Museum of California is an interdisciplinary museum with program divisions of art, history, natural sciences and education, all focusing on the state of California.

Artifacts Collections

anthropology, archaeology, basketry, birds, botany, ceramics, costumes, decorative arts, ethnic & tribal art, ethnology, folk art, furniture, history, jewelry, mammals, mineralogy, ornithology, painting, photography, prints/drawing, sculpture, textiles

Educational Programs

exhibitions, children's classes, film series, concerts, teacher training, travel program, community heritage projects, lectures, hands-on workshops, performances, demonstrations, living history, gala events, seminars, guided tours, outreach, fundraising


    parking, wheelchair access, he

    fee for parking