Painting with text that reads "Here We Go Again"

Drop-In Programs

ARTventures

Join us in our all-new galleries of modern and contemporary art for hands-on activities for all ages! Discover a new theme, and a new group of artworks each week. Just drop in.

Social Programs

Museum Store Sunday

You've heard of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday. This year, consider doing your holiday shopping on the inaugural Museum Store Sunday, spearheaded by the Museum Store Association.

Holidays, Social Programs Carnegie Music Hall, Oakland

CMOA on Ice Winter Party

Join us for the party of the year with an indoor skating rink and oh so much more!

Event Calendar

From the Collection


Our collection features a broad spectrum of visual art. Over 79,000 objects are available online with more than 13,000 of those works currently on view in the galleries alongside other museum exhibitions.

Oil painting depicting a wheat field pasture using a heavy patchwork of green and yellow brush strokes.

Teenie Harris Archive


Nearly 80,000 images comprise one of the most detailed and intimate records of the black urban experience known today.

Charles “Teenie” Harris standing on sidewalk holding his camera
Couple holding hands at CMOA Third Thursday event

Third Thursday

On the third Thursday of every month, we’re keeping the art galleries open late, turning up the volume, and welcoming partners throughout the city to create exciting, one-of-a-kind programs.

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