Directions

Water, Climate, and Society:  Challenges and Strategies in a Rapidly Changing World

Date: November 1, 2013
Time: 8:00am - 5:30pm
Venue: David Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley

brower-centerThe David Brower Center is located at 2150 Alston Way, near the intersection of Alston and Oxford Street in downtown Berkeley. There are a number of parking garages in downtown Berkeley, including the Oxford Garage just below the Center. The Center is also easy to get to on public transportation.

For a map click here. Detailed driving and parking directions are below.

DRIVING TO The David Brower Center

From San Francisco
Take the Bay Bridge, get on I-80 East towards Berkeley/Sacramento. Take the University Avenue exit. Go east, towards the hills, 2 miles to Shattuck Avenue. Turn right on Shattuck, go three block to Alston Way and turn left.  The Center is halfway down the block on the right side.

From east of Berkeley via Highway 24
From Highway 24, take the Berkeley Exit: Highway 13, Tunnel Road/Ashby Avenue. Drive west on Ashby, 2–3 miles to Shattuck Avenue. Turn right on Shattuck Avenue, proceed two miles to Addison Street. Turn right on Alston Way.  The Center is on your right.

From east of Berkeley via Interstate 80
Take I-80 West to the University Avenue exit. Go east, towards the hills, 2 miles to Shattuck Avenue. Turn right on Shattuck, go three block to Alston Way and turn left.  The Center is halfway down the block on the right side.

From Marin County
Either come through the City (see above) OR take the Richmond—San Rafael Bridge onto 580 to I-80 to the University Avenue exit. Go east, towards the hills, 2 miles to Shattuck Avenue. Turn right on Shattuck, go three block to Alston Way and turn left.  The Center is halfway down the block on the right side.

From the South Bay
Take 880 North to 80 East towards Berkeley. From I-80 take the University Avenue exit. Go east, toward the hills, 2 miles to Shattuck Avenue. Turn right on Shattuck, go three block to Alston Way and turn left.  The Center is halfway down the block on the right side.
 

MASS TRANSIT DIRECTIONS

Taking BART
The Downtown Berkeley station on Shattuck Avenue is a short walk to the Center. Take a Richmond-bound train and get off at the Downtown Berkeley station. Or, if you’re coming from Richmond, take a Daly City-bound or Fremont-bound train to the Downtown Berkeley station. On the upper level of the station look for the “Shattuck/Addison West” exit. Walk south on Shattuck and turn left onto Allston Way. The Brower Center is at 2150 Allston Way. Visit http://www.bart.gov or call BART at  510 465–2278 for schedules.

Taking a bus
Major AC Transit routes F, 1, 1R, 7, 12, 18, 25, 49, 51B, 52, 65, 67, 88, 604, 605, 800, 851 stop nearby. Call 511 or go to http://transit.511.org for schedules.
 

PARKING

Oxford Garage
2165 Kittredge Street
Phone: 510 843-1788

Allston Way Garage
2061 Allston Way, between Milvia and Shattuck
Phone: 510 981-9443
(Please enter via the entrance gate located on Center Street.)

Promenade Garage
1936 Addison Street, between MLK Jr. Way and Milvia
Phone:  510 849–4959

Center Street Garage
2025 Center Street, between Milvia and Shattuck
Phone:  510 649–9822
(Please enter via the entrance gate located on Addison Street.)