Alameda is an island in the East Bay of the Bay Area, in the . It is separated from the mainland by the Oakland Estuary.

Landmarks in the Area

USS Hornet is an Essex-class aircraft carrier built for the United States Navy during World War II.

USS Potomac, formerly USCGC Electra, was Franklin Delano Roosevelt's presidential yacht from 1936 until his death in 1945.

The African American Museum and Library at Oakland is a museum and non-circulating dedicated to preserving African American history, experiences and culture on 14th Street in .

The Pacific Pinball Museum is an interactive museum/arcade offering a chronological and historical selection of rare bagatelles and early games, to over 90 playable pinball machines from the 1940s to present day.

Coast Guard Base Alameda also referred to as Coast Guard Island is an artificial island in the Oakland Estuary between and , .

Localities in the Area

Jack London Square is an entertainment and business destination on the waterfront of , , United States.

The Financial District is a neighborhood in , , that serves as its main central business district.

The Chinatown neighborhood in (Chinese: 屋崙華埠), is a pan- neighborhood which reflects Oakland's diverse Asian American community.

The Lakeside Apartments District neighborhood, also known as The Gold Coast, and simply as The Lakeside, is one of 's historic residential neighborhoods between the district and Lake Merritt.

Downtown Oakland is the central business district of , , ; roughly…


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