The 2021 Online White Elephant Sale is Open!


We will be open 24/7

from May 1 at 8:00 a.m. until May 23 at 6:00 p.m.

Happy shopping, and thank you for supporting the Oakland Museum of California.


Instead of hosting our annual rummage sale in the warehouse, the Oakland Museum Women’s Board brings the sale to you!

Got questions? Check out our page of FAQ.


We have thousands of wonderful items at the same great prices you know and love.

Important note:

All merchandise sold at the White Elephant Sale has been donated and is sold as-is, without warranty of any kind. Unless specified otherwise, all items should be presumed to be used. Please review all photos and descriptions carefully before purchasing; descriptions are accurate to the best of our knowledge but we cannot accept any returns for any reason. ALL SALES ARE FINAL.

When you complete your purchase, you will be asked to choose a day and time to pick up your items curbside outside the White Elephant Sale warehouse located at 333 Lancaster Street in Oakland. We cannot deliver or ship any items purchased at the sale.


3 ways you can support the White Elephant Sale

The annual warehouse sale is an Oakland institution, inspiring lifelong devotion from many of our fans. We feel the same way about you! Please join our mailing list so we can stay in touch.



In grateful appreciation, we wish to acknowledge the contributions of all our volunteers, donors and shoppers and thank them for their 61 years of loyalty and support.

Organized and presented by the

Oakland Museum Women’s Board (OMWB)

Proceeds benefit the

Oakland Museum of California (OMCA)