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Welcome to Oakland’s Museum of California
OMCA is a museum, a garden, and a gathering place in the heart of Oakland.
Untold stories of California come to life through groundbreaking exhibitions on three levels.
Your nature fix awaits in our rooftop gardens, where you can enjoy views of Lake Merritt.
The bold, beautiful people of Oakland come together weekly for food, live music, and each other.
Open Spaces Symposium
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Food and Well-Being
Sat, 12 am >
your STORY is our story
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OMCA offers a range of programs for audiences with special needs.