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Oceanside Museum of Art

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704 Pier View Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-2802
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Excellent regional museum

Small regional museums are often watered down versions of larger ,useums, but the OMA takes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ERosewall
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De Pere, Wisconsin
Worth Going for the Rolly Crump Exhibit

I was lured into driving down the San Diego Freeway because this museum was hosting an exhibit on... read more

Reviewed November 24, 2017
Alex Q
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Carson, California
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704 Pier View Way, Oceanside, CA 92054-2802
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Small regional museums are often watered down versions of larger ,useums, but the OMA takes excellent advantage of the opportunity to showcase exhibits with local ties. When we isited, there was an exhibit that was part of a regional partnership showcasing the unique art that...More

Thank ERosewall
Reviewed November 24, 2017

I was lured into driving down the San Diego Freeway because this museum was hosting an exhibit on Rolly Crump, a renowned artist who worked with Walt Disney on building the It's A Small World attraction at Disneyland. Not only were there displays that gave...More

Thank Alex Q
Reviewed November 9, 2017

The OMA is a magnificent place to enjoy art with ew exhibits displayed all the time. The building itself housing the Museum is a restored portion of Old City Hall and located right next to Historic Fire Station # 1. Architect Frederic Fisher's addition of...More

2  Thank M7571QGmikeb
Reviewed September 22, 2017

It is a small gallery but still has some great stuff. It only took an hour to see everything, but go and support the arts. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We came for the exhibit with some Disney aspects and that was good....More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Great way to get in a little culture while in downtown Oceanside! Not a large building so good for an hour or two with a nice (small) gift shop. A lot of the exhibits are not your usual art work I guess you could say...More

1  Thank Katie A
Reviewed August 12, 2017

Museum volunteers are welcoming and the building is warm and peaceful. Art displayed is mostly by local artists and changes throughout the year. The time we visited there was a very unique display in its own room by a traveling artist. The museum may be...More

Thank mac33028
Reviewed August 1, 2017

I often bring my very old mother here to see various exhibits, because it is just the right size for her and it's only $5 for seniors. This time I was here with sister and mom; they had a juried art show, a vetart.org show,...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed June 4, 2017

We picked up a museum pass from Macy's and were able to enjoy a number of San Diego area museums including the Oceanside Museum of Art. Space, Structure, Light: The Art of Russell Forester was showing when we visited and it was delightful. A very...More

Thank 2TravelersMn
Reviewed May 22, 2017

I have been to the Oceanside Museum of Art several times--each time has been a unique experience! They consistently have one of a kind art pieces on view. Their most recent exhibit of John Dillemuth's gomos and contraptions is not to be missed! As well...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed April 3, 2017

Small museum with interesting art work. Takes about 30-45 minutes. Pricey for the size of it. Nice employees who are willing to share their expertise.

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