Walking Tours

The currently available tours are listed below. These tours can be taken with a phone, or done virtually from your computer.

Click on a tour below to learn more about it, then click on the Start the tour > button to begin. Use the Directions button to get directions to the start of the tour, and directions from each stop to the next.

  • NEW!

    Black Liberation Walking Tour
    A community-led cultural asset map asserting resident voice and documenting Hoover Durant’s multigenerational Black history and culture. Audio at every stop.
    :: 120 minutes, 1.6 miles ::

  • Old Oakland
    Explore Old Oakland, home to numerous 1800s buildings and modern murals.
    :: 90 minutes, 0.85 miles ::
  • 10,000 Steps
    Explore Oakland via its original city squares. Includes audio at some stops.
    :: 2 parts ::
  • Once Upon A Time, Happily Ever After
    An audio tour of stories around Lake Merritt.
    :: 3 parts ::
  • Black History
    A taste of Black history in Oakland.
    :: 150 minutes, 1.5 miles ::

Interested in creating your own walking tour? Learn how to create a walking tour with this website by reading these pages.