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October 2019

Camron-Stanford Night Tour

October 19, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Camron-Stanford House, 1418 Lakeside Drive
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Spooky Victorian House

Join us for a special night tour and see the Camron-Stanford House in a whole new light! Join us for a special candlelit, shadow-filled tour of our Morbid Desire exhibit, and enjoy a drink and some spooky fun on our veranda before or after your tour.  One night only, limited tickets available. $10/General    $5/Members Limited to 15 guests per tour Buy Tickets  

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The Art of Mourning

October 20, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Camron-Stanford House, 1418 Lakeside Drive
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Victorian Mourning Pin, Camron-Stanford House event

Join us as Nicole Corsini of Lang Antiques takes us through the history, symbols, and myths that surround fashionable Victorian era mourning jewelry.

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Murder in Old Oakland: A Camron-Stanford House Mystery Game

October 26, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Camron-Stanford House, 1418 Lakeside Drive
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Spooky Victorian House

At a memorial reception in the Hewes home, Hammer’s family, friends, and associates gather to honor the departed. The real objective? Exposing the murderer. Can you identify who did it before the culprit confesses?

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December 2019

Franklina’s European Christmas Tea

December 7, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Camron-Stanford House, 1418 Lakeside Drive
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Camron-Stanford House Gingerbread

Nibble your way toward Christmas. Learn about the customs and food traditions of Naples as Franklina Gray described them in her journal and letters in 1876. Build your own Neapolitan Struffoli Christmas tree before you sit down to a selection of classic sandwiches and Christmas confections from all over Europe. Menu Fairy Scones with Strawberry Jam & Clotted Cream Smoked Salmon, Cucumber & Radish, Curried Chicken and Ham Salad Sandwiches Parisian Macarons Scotch Shortbread Teapots English Mincemeat Tarts German Linzer…

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Annual Holiday Open House

December 15, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Please join us for celebrating the holidays at our annual open house. Our doors will be open to explore our festive period rooms and our current exhibit. House tours at 1, 2, and 3pm. FREE Admission!  

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January 2020

How Did They Build This? Restoring an 1866 Gold Rush Cabin

January 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Camron-Stanford House, 1418 Lakeside Drive
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Andy Carpentier takes us through the restoration of an 1866 Gold Rush Cabin. Join us for insight into the history, architecture, and the twists and turns of restoration work. Admission includes access to current exhibit and a house tour following the lecture. $10/public, $5/members. --- Andy Carpentier is a California based Architect with over 30 years experience. Andy served 11 years on the Oakland Landmarks Advisory Board, and has dedicated his time as a board member, trustee, and adviser for…

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February 2020

“Franklina C Gray: The Grand Tour” Book Club with Oakland Public Library

February 9 @ 1:30 pm
Oakland Public Library, 125 14th St.
Oakland, CA 94612
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Franklina C Gray The Grand Tour

We hope you will join us for this event co-hosted with the Oakland Public Library. Take a peek into the travels of Franklina C. Gray through her own writings and pages from her scrapbook. We'll begin at the Main Branch of OPL at 1:30pm to enjoy light refreshments and discuss the book Franklina C. Gray: The Grand Tour, then we will head across the street for a special tour of Camron-Stanford House and the opportunity to see the original documents on…

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Lina & Tom: A Love Story Tea

February 15 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Camron-Stanford House, 1418 Lakeside Drive
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Celebrate love with a special tea honoring our Camron-Stanford House resident sweethearts, Franklina and William. Delight in gourmet tea and traditional finger sandwiches, scones, and sweet treats. Tea admission includes access to current exhibit and house tour. $45/general, $40/members. Tickets Available Online: https://bpt.me/4479077

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March 2020

POSTPONED Docent Training Program

March 14 - May 2
Camron-Stanford House, 1418 Lakeside Drive
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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This spring the Camron-Stanford House will offer the opportunity to join an innovative team of volunteers interested in local history. Learn about Oakland’s exciting past, polish your public speaking skills, become a history detective and take part in the creation of new exhibits. This is a terrific opportunity to expand your knowledge and learn to give guided tours of the historic Camron-Stanford House, an architectural treasure that is a City, County, and State landmark, and listed on the National Register…

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June 2020

Virtual History Happy Hour with Roland De Wolk: American Disruptor

June 4 @ 5:00 pm
Camron-Stanford House, 1418 Lakeside Drive
Oakland, CA 94612 United States
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Free

Join us for the first in our new Virtual History Happy Hour series. Author and historian Roland De Walk will join us to talk about his recently published book, "American Disruptor: The Scandalous Life of Leland Stanford."

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