Built in 1934 as the Coast Guard cutter Electra, she was recommissioned in 1936 as President Franklin Roosevelt's "floating White House" and later purchased by Elvis Presley. Includes tour information and photos.
Oakland Museum of California
Provides collections, exhibitions, and educational opportunities designed to generate a broader and deeper understanding of and interest in California's environment, history, art, and people.
This Is Our Land!
Teenagers helped revitalize a community's vacant lot, and told the story of neighborhood renewal through an exhibition at the Oakland Museum of California.
Planetaria and Observatories
Chabot Space and Science Center (CSSC)
Observatory, planetarium, exhibits, and natural park setting focusing on astronomy and the space sciences and the interrelationships of all sciences.