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In Person Attendee Guide

Venue

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Wang Hall
1 Cyclotron Road, Bldg. 59
Berkeley, CA 94720
Tel: 510.486.4000
http://www.lbl.gov/

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory is a multidisciplinary national laboratory located in Berkeley, California on a hillside directly above the campus of the University of California at Berkeley. The site consists of 76 buildings located on 183 acres, which overlook both the campus and the San Francisco Bay. »More Visitor Information.

Site Access

All non-LBNL participants must register to obtain a visitor bus pass or parking pass in advance.  We recommend carpooling, shuttle and taxi.

Please fill out the following form to request site access:

https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form?EQBCT=5c6b16f093d8429ba75dd4d7dfbed86e

Check-in with Security and picture ID is required.  LBNL Security requires the names, citizenship and country of birth of all visitors.  If you have questions, please contact Norma Early.

The Blackberry Canyon entrance is closest to Wang Hall. The shuttle buses stop at the 65 building or main shuttle bus stop (across the street from Wang Hall).

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Parking

Parking at LBNL is limited due to a number of construction projects. We recommend car pooling, LBNL shuttle, or taxi. If you drive, a parking space may be reserved.  For those visitors who plan to drive to LBNL, we will reserve general parking near Wang Hall.

Shuttle Information

There is an LBNL shuttle bus from various locations around the City of Berkeley, including near the Downtown Berkeley BART station.  If you plan to take the LBNL shuttle, you are required to have an LBNL Visitor Bus Pass  (requires advance notice) and picture ID to show the bus driver. 

Bay Area Rapid Transit Train (BART)

The Downtown Berkeley BART station is two short blocks from the LBNL shuttle line on the corner of Addison and Shuttuck.  The LBNL Blue Shuttle Bus will take you to the Blackberry Canyon entrance and the CRT Building.  The CRT building is across the street from LBNL's main bus stop. »BART Web site

Lodging

It is recommended lodging reservations be booked early.

Downtown Berkeley Inn
2001 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.843.4043
http://www.downtownberkeleyinn.com/

Hotel Durant
2600 Durant St., Berkeley, CA 94705
Tel: 510.845.8981
http://hoteldurantberkeley.com/

Hotel Shattuck
2086 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
Tel: 510.845.7300
http://www.hotelshattuckplaza.com/
(One short block from the Downtown Berkeley BART station and LBNL shuttle stop)

LBNL Guest House
1 Cyclotron Road
Berkeley, CA 94720
510.495.8000
Rate: $140
http://www.berkeleylabguesthouse.org/

Courtyard Oakland Airport 
350 Hegenberger Road, Oakland, CA 94710
Tel: 510.568.7600
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/oakap-courtyard-oakland-airport/

Additional Lodging.