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$5 First Sundays | Oakland Museum of California

Every 1st Sunday
Sunday, May 5, 2019 - 10:00 am to 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Oakland Museum of California | 1000 Oak Street Oakland, CA 94607


$5 First Sundays | Oakland Museum of California

The Oakland Museum of California (OMCA) brings together collections of art, history and natural science under one roof to tell the extraordinary stories of California and its people.

As the only museum to focus entirely on the art and history of California, the diverse collections on display in the 300,000 square foot building present the art and tell the history of California from many angles. The museum invites visitors to experience the history of California through interacting with art, becoming art, and rewriting history.

 Suggested donation of $5 per person. Your contribution helps us provide access to other visitors in the community. Please note, special exhibits may require a fee.

– Updated 8/19/18 – Event info last checked via website


Event Details


Cost: FREE
Categories: *Top Pick*, Art & Museums, East Bay, Free Museum Day
Address: 1000 Oak Street Oakland, CA 94607

Sunday, May 5, 2019

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