Take Root: Oakland Grows Food


Dec 16, 2017 to Jan 13, 2019
10:00 AM until 06:00 PM


December 16, 2017 - January 13, 2019; Wed-Thur 11-5, Fri 11-9, Sat-Sun 10-6

Unearth Oakland's multi-layered world of food in Take Root: Oakland Grows Food, an exhibition exploring the ecological and cultural factors of how and why food is grown in Oakland. Enjoy this hands-on exhibition with the entire family to understand what factors determine where, how, why, and what is grown throughout the city. Hear personal stories from farmers and growers within the community, see compelling illustrations and maps, and meet the diverse flavors of Oakland.

Learn what motivations Oaklanders have for growing food-including access to healthy and delicious ingredients, environmental and social justice values, or simply the joy of tending a garden.

Presented by Oakland Museum of California



Included with Museum admission.


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1000 Oak Street
Oakland, CA

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