THEATRE IN DOWNTOWN OAKLAND
FROM SAN FRANCISCO:
- Go east across Bay Bridge
- Bay Bridge becomes I-80 East
- Take the I-880 South ramp towards Alameda/Airport/San Jose
- Take the W. Grand Ave exit
- Head east on W. Grand Ave
- Turn right on Broadway Ave
- The theatre is located on your right at 2025 Broadway
FROM MARIN, BERKELEY, RICHMOND, OR SACRAMENTO:
- FROM MARIN, I-580 E/Richmond San Rafael Bridge puts you on I-80 West
- FROM BERKELEY, RICHMOND OR SACRAMENTO follow I-80 West
- From I-80 West take 580 East to 980 West
- From 980 West take the 18th Street Exit
- Merge onto Brush Street
- Turn left onto 17th Street
- Turn left onto Broadway
- The theatre is located on your left at 2025 Broadway
FROM CONCORD OR WALNUT CREEK:
- Take I-680 South to Hwy 24 West ramp towards Oakland/Lafayette
- Merge onto Hwy 24 West
- After going through the Caldecott Tunnel, Hwy 24 becomes I-980 West
- From I-980 W. take the 27th Street exit towards W. Grand Avenue
- Merge onto Northgate Avenue
- Turn left onto W. Grand Avenue
- Turn right onto Telegraph Avenue
- Turn left onto 20th Street
- Turn left onto Broadway/Broadway Auto Row
- This will bring you right in front of the theatre
FROM THE SOUTHBAY (SAN JOSE, FREMONT, CASTRO VALLEY):
- Take I-880 North towards Oakland
- Take the Broadway exit towards Downtown Oakland
- Stay to the right at the fork in the ramp
- Merge onto Broadway
- Broadway becomes Broadway/Broadway Auto Row
- Stay on Broadway to 21st Street, and you will be in front of the theatre
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PUBLIC TRANSIT TO THE PARAMOUNT
PARKING NEAR THE PARAMOUNT
- The Paramount Theatre is 500 feet from the 19th Street BART Station. Take the stairs up from the station ("20th Street Exit"), and walk NORTH on Broadway
toward 21st Street. For routing information, select "19th Street, Oakland" as your destination on this BART Trip Planner.
- Plan a trip to the Paramount via public transportation and find transit routes and sevices on the 511.org Trip Planner.
The Paramount is surrounded by three major parking facilities.
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