Parking Directions


Habitot Children’s Museum
2065 Kittredge Street
Berkeley, CA 94704

Habitot Children’s Discovery Museum is located at 2065 Kittredge Street, at Shattuck Avenue in downtown Berkeley, one block from the downtown Berkeley BART station.


Driving via I-80 – take the University Avenue exit, travel east toward the hills, turn right on Shattuck Avenue and right on Kittredge Street.

Driving via Hwy. 24/13 – take the Berkeley/Hwy. 13 exit, which becomes Tunnel Road/Ashby Avenue, turn right on Shattuck Avenue and left on Kittredge Street. Kittredge intersects Shattuck four blocks south of University Avenue.


Weekday and Weekend Parking

Metered Parking:
“Premium Meter Zone” $3.25/hour for 2 hours.
“Value” Meter Zone $2.00/hour for 4 hours.
Credit cards accepted in kiosks. Metered parking is FREE on Sundays but not on all holidays. NOTE: Meter maids are attentive.
Visit: Go Berkeley for more parking details.

Allston Street Garage: mid-block on Allston, between Shattuck Avenue and Milvia Street; $2.50 hr. Enter Habitot’s building through the mid-block alleyway across the street from the Garage entrance, marked by blue arrow pointing to Habitot. Take the elevator to the lower level.

Library Gardens Garage: on Kittredge Street West of Habitot’s main entrance, between Milvia Street and Harold Way; $2.50 per hour

Oxford Garage: on Kittredge Street East of Habitot’s main entrance, on the other side of Shattuck Avenue. $2.50 per hour

Center Street Garage: this is the City’s Parking Garage, mid-block on Center Street between Shattuck Avenue and Milvia Street; $1.50 – $2.00 hour. Note: the Center Street Garage has a flat rate of $1.50 if exiting by 11:00 am

*note parking rates subject to change