Tour 2 - City Center Walking Tour

Turn-of-the-century landmarks alongside modern high-rises are the focus of this tour. Explore the upbeat style of the modern City Center Square and discover a thriving “there” there. Examine symbols of Oakland’s arrival as a modern 20th century metropolis: the Beaux Arts-style City hall and Rotunda Building, the Tribune Tower, and the Art Deco-style Financial Center building.

Date Posted: August 31st, 2018 @ 3:44 PM
Last Updated: May 28th, 2021 @ 1:23 PM

All Walking Tours are suspended indefinitely. Private tours and school tours are no longer being offered. Updates to the program will be reflected on this web page.

If you have any questions regarding the status of the Walking Tours, please contact (510) 238 - 4949 or email