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. OMCA connects collections and programs across disciplines, advancing an integrated, multilayered understanding of this ever-evolving state. With more than 1.8 million objects, OMCA is a leading cultural institution of the Bay Area and a resource for the research and understanding of California’s dynamic cultural and environmental heritage.
Overview and History
Established in 1969 as a “museum for the people,” OMCA tells the extraordinary story of California. We invite you to explore and discover the connections between our state’s environment, cultural history, and creative expression—and to lend your voice to this ever-changing story.
The information above can be found on the official website of Oakland Museum of California. For more details about the organization and to find out how you can volunteer, please visit their website: http://museumca.org