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New Regional Stay Home Order will take effect on Monday, December 7th.

Tour 8 - New Era | New Politics Walking Tour

Stroll through downtown and discover the places where Oakland African American leaders have made their marks. Learn how Lionel Wilson, Delilah Beasley, Robert Maynard, the Dellums family, Josephine Baker, and others changed the Bay Area and California.

Date Posted: August 31st, 2018 @ 3:44 PM
Last Updated: May 29th, 2020 @ 11:03 AM

Due to Alameda County’s Shelter-In-Place Order, the Walking Tours are currently suspended. We are monitoring the Orders and will update this web page when the Walking Tours are allowed to resume.

Tour begins at 10:00 a.m. in front of the African American Museum and Library, 659 14th Street at Martin Luther King, Jr. Way

Parking is available at the City Center West Garage. Enter at Jefferson Street between 12th and 14th streets.