LOCATED AT THE GIFT CENTER & JEWELRY MART
(888 Brannan Street, at the corner of 8th Street) From the Bay Bridge:
Take the 9th Street/Civic Center exit; go left off the ramp; this puts you on 8th Street; go down one block to the corner of 8th Street and Brannan Street.
From the Golden Gate Bridge:
Follow Lombard Street off the Bridge to Van Ness; take a right onto Van Ness; Follow Van Ness to McAllister; Take a left onto McAllister; Follow McAllister to Hyde; Take a right onto Hyde; Once Hyde crosses Market Street, it becomes 8th Street; Follow 8th Street six blocks to the corner of 8th Street and Brannan Street.
From the Peninsula (101 North):
Take the 9th Street/Civic Center exit; get into the right hand lane; take an immediate right as you exit; this puts you onto Bryant Street; go down one block to 8th Street and take a right; go one block to the corner of 8th Street and Brannan Street.
Take Bart to the Civic Center Station; exit on the 8th Street side and then walk the six blocks down to 8th Street and Brannan. You may also take the 19 Polk Muni bus from the Civic Center station to 8th Street and Brannan Street.
Take either the 42 downtown loop or the 19 Polk and get off at 8th Street and Brannan Street.
There are three parking lots available, all located on the corner of 8th Street and Brannan - kitty corner from the Giftcenter. These lots are individually owned, and usually charge between $5 - $15 depending upon events in the neighborhood.
* THESE ARE PUBLIC LOTS AND REQUIRE THAT DRIVERS PAY FOR THE SPOTS REGARDLESS OF WHETHER THERE IS AN ATTENDANT ON DUTY OR NOT. LOTS TYPICALLY HAVE A PAYMENT BOX OR ENVELOPE AT ENTRY FOR DRIVERS TO DEPOSIT MONEY
Street parking is also available around the Giftcenter and Jewelry mart. Have quarters available for the meters, and observe all parking signs, as parking laws are enforced throughout the area.