Visit the museum

Location

1625 Clay Street, Suite 100
Oakland, CA 94612

Hours

Open Monday – Friday for Field Trips
Open Thursday, Friday, & Saturday 10:00 – 1:00 for Open Studio
Open Saturday & Sunday for Art Parties and special events

Cost

$5 per person (Open Studio admission)

Phone

510.465.8770

Email

registrar@mocha.org

Directions

  • From Alameda and the South: Take 880 North to the 17th Street Exit. Turn right onto 17th Street. Take the 3rd right onto Clay Street.
  • From Berkeley and the North: Take 80 West to 580 East to 980 Downtown Oakland. Take the 18th Street Exit towards 14th Street. Turn left onto Brush Street. Turn left onto 17th Street. Turn right onto Clay Street.
  • From Walnut Creek and the East: Take 24 West, which becomes 980. Take the 18th Street Exit towards 14th Street. Turn left onto Brush Street. Turn left onto 17th Street. Turn right onto Clay Street.
  • From San Francisco and the West: Cross the Bay Bridge and take 80 East to 580 East to 980 Downtown Oakland. Take the 18th Street Exit towards 14th Street. Turn left onto Brush Street. Turn left onto 17th Street. Turn right onto Clay Street.

Parking

Parking in our neighborhood is mostly metered and we are located very close to several parking lots as well as the 12th Street BART station. There is a parking lot on 18th and San Pablo where you can park for up to 4 hours at $2 per hour as well as one on Jefferson and 16th which is $7 for all day parking and $3 to park after 4:00pm and on weekends. And meters are always free on Sundays.

BART

Take BART to the 19th Street Station, exiting via the Broadway and 17th staircase/escalator. Walk west down 17th, towards Clay Street (past Telegraph and San Pablo).

OR take BART to the 12th Street Station, exiting via the Frank Ogawa Plaza exit at 14th. Walk northwest through Frank Ogawa Plaza and continue onto San Pablo Ave. Turn left at 17th St.

Bus

Buses that stop within walking distance include the 51A, 51B, 72, 26, 31, and the 14. For detailed directions, maps, and schedules, visit the AC Transit website.

Bicycle

Bike Maps