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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.  We are open EVERY Sunday for tours at 1, 2 and 3 p.m.  Limited parking available to left of house and parallel along driveway.

Admission

Adults $5.00
Seniors $4.00
Children Free

Group Tours   We welcome groups of 10 or more for special tours throughout the year.  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:  Please contact Event Coordinator, Ann Swift, for more information and/or to schedule your tour.  Available to parties of 10 or more at $30.00 per person (includes tea and tour).

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