An elevator is available inside the Museum for visitor use near the parking garage entrance on Level 2. The Elevator provides access to Levels 1, 2 and 3. The top-level roof gardens are not accessible by elevator.

Bike Parking
Free, on-street bike parking is available outside the Oak Street entrance to the Museum. Limited free covered bike parking is available in the OMCA Garage during garage hours, and on Oak Street Plaza, which is on the third level of the Museum, during Museum hours. OMCA assumes no responsibility for loss or damage to property left at bike parking.

On-site lockers are available free of charge to visitors on all three levels of the Museum. Lockers are for day use only.

Restrooms and Changing Stations
OMCA offers accessible restrooms on Levels 1, 2 and 3. Gender neutral restrooms are available on Level 2. All restrooms include changing stations.

Comfortable seating is available throughout the Museum, in the Galleries, throughout the Museum gardens and terraces, and on Oak Street Plaza.

The Oakland Museum of California is a free Wi-Fi hotspot.

Charging Stations
OMCA offers complimentary phone charging stations near the cafe entrance. 

OMCA Store 
The OMCA Store showcases California arts, craft, history, and nature through a wide selection of books and locally-made items. Discover California artisanal collectables, artful books, and one-of-a-kind gifts inspired by Museum exhibitions. Open during Museum hours. Museum admission is not required to shop. The OMCA Store is centrally located on Level 2 adjacent to ticketing and the Oak Street garage entrance. For more information, please call the OMCA Store at 510-318-8510. Online store coming soon!

OMCA's new 12th Street entrance on Lake Merritt is open to the public during regular OMCA hours, and the Garden is free to enjoy during regular Museum hours. To reserve the Garden for a gathering of 26 people or more, please see event rentals. To host a gathering of 25 people or fewer, visitors must follow our Garden guidelines.

Museum Map
Download the Museum map and start to plan your visit.

Lost & Found
If you have lost an item at the Museum, please contact our Security Office at 510-318-8560 (open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week). If we have your item, you can make an appointment to retrieve it.