• woman lounging on a chair as part of "Hella Feminist' at OMCA

    'Hella Feminist' now on view!

  • Two women enjoying extended Friday hours at OMCA

    Friday Nights at OMCA with Off the Grid every Friday from 5–9 pm

  • Two kids playing with trains at OMCA Kids: Nature Playspace

    OMCA Kids: Nature Playspace now open!

  • Edith Heath applies a handle to a mug using clay.

    Now On View - 'Edith Heath: A Life in Clay'

  • Two loved ones smile at the camera, one holding a book, while sitting on the OMCA lawn.

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Wed.–Sun. 11 am–5 pm
Fri. 11 am–9 pm
Mon., Tues. CLOSED


 

 

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Join us for our hands-on workshop led by teaching artists from our Oakland neighbor across the lake: Merritt Ceramics. 

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Sunday: 11 am–5 pm - Town Fare is closed (5/22)
Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: CLOSED
Wednesday: 11 am–5 pm
Thursday: 11 am–5 pm
Friday: 11 am–9 pm
Saturday: 11 am–5 pm (Town Fare and the garden are closed 5/21)
 
New Year's Day: CLOSED for New Year's Day
Fourth of July: CLOSED for Fourth of July
Thanksgiving: CLOSED for Thanksgiving
Christmas: CLOSED for Christmas
MLK Day: OPEN for MLK Day
 

The OMCA Garden - Oakland's Gathering Place

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“The ease and delight with which the visitor can move from the study of art, cultural and natural history to the contemplation of nature itself, makes Oakland Museum one of the rare places of the world.” (Architectural Record, 1970)

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