Oceanside Museum of Art educates and inspires the public through a diverse range of engaging exhibitions and programs that connect people with regional, as well as national and global artists and artforms of the 20th and 21st centuries. Housed in side-by-side buildings designed by two of southern California’s most renowned Modernist architects, Irving Gill and Frederick Fisher, the museum has four rotating galleries and presents more than 12 exhibitions a year.
In addition to a progressive exhibition schedule OMA offers concerts, lectures, docent tours, Free Family Art Days, Art After Dark, Artists@Work and unique, hand-crafted gifts in the OMA Museum Store. Museum hours are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.; Thursday and Friday, 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.; and Sunday, 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Free admission the first Sunday of every month. General Admission is $8, $5 for Seniors 65+, and Free for students, military and their dependents. For more information call (760) 435-3720 or visit the web site, www.oma-online.org.
The museum is located at 704 Pier View Way in downtown Oceanside, California within walking distance from the Oceanside transit center with Amtrak, Coaster, Sprinter and Metrolink stops. http://www.oceansidemuseumofart.blogspot.com/
Member Since: 1998