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The Camron-Stanford House at NightCamron-Stanford House is located at 1418 Lakeside Drive on the banks of Lake Merritt in the City of Oakland.  Beginning April 6th, we will be open EVERY Sunday for tours at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. and by special appointment (call 510-874-7802).

Admission

Adults $5.00
Seniors $4.00
Children Free

Group Tours
We welcome groups of 10 or more for special tours throughout the year.  Group admission is $4.00 per person.  Call 510-874-7802 to schedule a special visit.

Public Transportation
BART  -   The Lake Merritt Station is within easy walking distance of Camron-Stanford House.  To check the convenient BART schedule go to www.bart.gov/

AC Transit  -  Several AC Transit bus lines can bring you to Camron-Stanford House.  Check downtown Oakland route maps and schedules at www.actransit.org/

Tea and Tour:

Cap off your tour of Camron-Stanford House with a dessert tea served in our Victorian Dining Room.  Enjoy a pot of tea and selection of pastries as you and your guests are transported to 19th century Oakland.

Please contact Event Coordinator, Ann Swift, for more information and/or to schedule your tour.  Available to parties of 10 or more at $25.00 per person (includes tea and tour).

Boxed Lunch:

Extend your visit Camron-Stanford House with an informal luncheon.  Start or end your tour with a light boxed lunch catered by Carrie Dove Catering.  Dine on your choice of three sandwiches, pasta salad, kettle chips, and a freshly baked cookie.  Click here to view the Box Lunch menu

Please contact Event Coordinator, Ann Swift, for more information and/or to schedule your lunch and tour.  Available to parties of 10 or more at $28.00 per person.

Directions

 

From San Francisco:

  • Take hwy. 580 east to 980
  • exit 980 at Jackson Street
  • go to third stoplight
  • turn left on Oak
  • go eight blocks north
From the East:

  • Take 24 west to 980
  • exit 980 at Jackson Street
  • go to third stoplight
  • turn left on Oak
  • go eight blocks north


From the North:
  • Take 80 to 580 east to 980
  • exit Jackson Street
  • go to third stoplight
  • turn left on Oak
  • go eight blocks north

From Marin County:

  • Cross Richmond/San Rafael Bridge
  • take 580 east to 80 (see directions below)

From the South:

  • Take 880 north
  • exit Oak Street
  • turn right on Oak
  • go seven blocks north