California

Oakland

Interesting
Oakland
The Essential
Interesting
Directly across the bay from San Francisco, linked to it by the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge, bustling Oakland boasts a large and busy port, gleaming waterfront and civic-center districts, an exceptional museum and a profusion of ambitiously restored mid-19C to 20C residential and commercial buildings.

Must see

Michelin's recommendations for Oakland

Paramount Theatre
Paramount Theatre
This monumental movie palace (1931,
Jack London Square
Jack London Square
Stretching along the busy Inner Harbor
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Chabot Space & Science Center
Chabot Space & Science Center
Thirteen years in the making, this
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Pardee Home Museum
Pardee Home Museum
This striking Italianate mansion (1868)
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Dunsmuir Historic Estate
Dunsmuir Historic Estate
Built by Alexander Dunsmuir, son of a
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Camron-Stanford House
Camron-Stanford House
This sedate Italianate residence (1876)
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