- TripBuzz found 303 things to do indoors in the Oakland area. From Chabot Space & Science Center to Oakland Convention Center, Oakland offers a variety of rainy day activities and other fun things to do indoors — including 218 indoor attractions with ratings over 90%.
- There are 74 different types of things to do inside in or near Oakland, California. Some of the most popular types of these activities include: Movie Theaters, Music Venue, Winery/Vineyard and Arts Schools.
- There are 13 indoor activities in Oakland, and 290 indoor attractions in nearby cities within 25 miles, including: San Francisco, Berkeley, San Carlos and Alameda.
Alameda Museum could be a great museum, but for now it's a tiny storefront with items from early Alameda on display. It is still interesting and has a lot of items to see from Alameda's heyday past. It is free, but they do have a donation jar.
Featuring classic video games, High Scores Arcade focuses on arcade games from the 1980s and 1990s as well as music from the 1970s and 1980s. It offers dozens of games to play and a high score board for top achievers.
Berkeley Iron Works is a great place for those who enjoy climbing as well as for the gym enthusiasts. For the climbers, many climb routes are available with varying levels of difficulty. The gym too, maintains a variety of equipment. The staff is very helpful and professional.
90% 40 votes
3105 Shattuck Ave. between Prince and Woolsy, Berkeley, CA MoreLess Info
Started by a multi-racial group, La Pena Cultural Center is making connections between art and politics. They host different events, encouraging people to share other cultures and traditions worldwide.
Traditional-style bowling is available AMF Southshore Lanes across 40 individual lanes. Flat-screen televisions have been installed at each of the lanes to provide crystal clear score tracking, and there is an on-site video game arcade and six billiard tables.
At Rialto Cinemas Elmwood, visitors can attend showings for a mix of independent and foreign flicks. The cinema also hosts theatrical performances for local theater groups that range from Shakespeare to original plays.
Visitors of the Alterna Playhouse will be able to watch a variety of performances throughout the year, including shows like Little Shop Of Horrors and Swearing in English. The location also offers open auditions to guests who may wish to participate.
Located near the campus of University of California, Moe's Books is a great place to buy, sell or trade books. Open seven days a week, the store has an impressive collection of books, both new and used, which are available at a reasonable price.
76% 72 votes
2625 Durant Ave 2250, Berkeley, CA 94720 MoreLess Info
The University of California at Berkeley operates the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive one of the largest art museums operated by a university in the world. The museum contains more than 16,000 objects and 14,000 films.