Exhibitions

On View Now

  • Julie Plasencia, 952 Chester Street, 2003. Giclée print, 16" h x 16" w. Courtesy of the artist [detail]
    July 23–October 30, 2016

    What does home mean to you? Oakland, I want you to know… gets at 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.

  • 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. Get up close with authentic 2015 championship memorabilia and items worn by individual players. 

  • A flower on a Lemon Kush cannabis plant during an indoor grow.  Credit: Flickr user eggrole; Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic
    April 16–September 25, 2016

    What makes a plant become more than a plant? Join the budding conversation in the first-ever museum exhibition to focus on marijuana in California today. Explore the evolving attitudes, controversial issues, and public perceptions surrounding the world’s most provocative plant, and add your voice to the conversation!

  • Through June 2017

    This exhibition takes a look at the wildly 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.

Past Exhibitions

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