Best Landmarks in Oakland

Expert recommended Top 3 Landmarks in Oakland, California. All of our landmarks face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


2960 Peralta Oaks Court, Oakland, CA 94605

Since 1899

Historical Building, Observation Deck, Industrial Parties, Corporate Retreat, Guided Tour, Education, Camp, Meeting, Group and Social Events, Facility Rentals, Wedding, Reception & Dinner Party

A 50-acre crescent-shaped valley, with sprawling lawns and duck, filled ponds. Like a hidden pearl in an oyster, it features at its centre a magnificent 16,224 square foot Neoclassical Revival mansion. The grounds are home to sprawling meadows, gardens and a wide variety of trees including Camperdown elms, bunya-bunya and hornbeam

Price: Adults $10
Seniors $8
Children $6

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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat & Sun Closed

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672 11th Street, Oakland, CA 94607

Since 1981

Garden, Rental Facility, Collections, Educational Programs, Workshops and Events, House, Historical Buildings, Exhibits, School and Guided Tours, Dinners & Gift Shop

Offers a botanical exhibit by artist Anne Kasdin, and an opportunity to see vintage posters from the Pardee family collection. The Museum offers two floors of collections from the sublime to the bizarre that explore the rich diversity of the Pardee family's interests. Has over 70,000 objects in the collections. This foundation has successfully maintained the house through generous donations, memberships, tours, teas, ghost investigations and other special events

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Sat 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Sun - Fri Closed

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1418 Lakeside Drive, Oakland, CA 94612

Since 1876

Weddings, Tours, Architecture Structure, Educational Programs, Teas, Shops, Ceremony and Reception, Corporate Event, Club Meeting, Historical Places & Exhibitions

This landmark Victorian home and garden for the public’s delight and to promote an appreciation of local history through engaging exhibits and events. Provides innovative exhibits and educational opportunities, and keep the grand old “Lady of the Lake” for a new generation. It is the last of the beautiful 19th century mansions that once surrounded Lake Merritt and was the home to five influential families. Private tours for 10 or more are available by appointment

Price: Admission:
Adults $5
Seniors $4

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Sun 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat Closed

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