Directions & Parking

Museum of the African Diaspora
685 Mission Street (at Third)
San Francisco, California 94105

tel: 415.358.7200
fax: 415.358.7252

MoAD is at the heart of the Yerba Buena cultural district of San Francisco’s South of Market area. It is next door to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and across the street from the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, the the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, the California Historical Society, the Cartoon Art Museum, the Contemporary Jewish Museum and the future site of the Mexican Museum.

MoAD is located within the first three floors of the five-star St. Regis Tower complex; it also extends into the third floor of the historic Williams Building.

Public Transportation

Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART)

bart.gov
tel: 415.989.2278
TDD: 510.839.2278

Exit on Montgomery Street Station or Powell Street Station, walk towards Mission and Third Street.

A/C Transit

actransit.org
tel: 510.817.1717

Buses leave from Transbay Terminal at First and Mission Streets to and from Alameda/Contra Costa County.

Caltrain

caltrain.com
tel: 800.660.4287
hearing impaired: 650.508.6448

From the Station at Fourth and Townsend Streets, transfer to N-Judah Muni Metro Line, then exit Montgomery Station or Powell Street Station, walk towards Mission and 3rd Street.

MUNI

sfmuni.com
tel: 415.673.6864
TTY: 415.923.6373

Bus Lines: #14 Mission, #15 Third, #30 Stockton,and #45 Union stop either on Mission or Third Street. Metro Lines: Take J-Church, K-Ingleside, L-Taraval, M-Oceanview or N-Judah. Exit Montgomery Street or Powell Street Station, walk towards Mission and Third Street.

Golden Gate Transit

goldengatetransit.org
tel: 415.455.2000
TDD: 711 or California Relay

#10, #20, #50, #60, #70, and #80 stop on Mission and 3rd Streets in front of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.

Samtrans

samtrans.com
tel: 800.660.4287
hearing impaired: 650.508.6448

Buses leave from Transbay Terminal at First and Mission Streets to and from San Mateo County.


By Car

From the North Bay

Take Highway 101 to Lombard Street. Follow Lombard to Van Ness Avenue and turn right; follow Van Ness until you reach Golden Gate Avenue and turn left. Follow Golden Gate as it crosses Market Street onto Sixth Street. Turn left from Sixth Street onto Folsom Street and follow Folsom up to Third Street; turn left onto Third Street.

From the East Bay

Take Interstate 80 and exit at Fremont Street. Take an immediate left from Fremont onto Howard Street and get into the right lane. Go two blocks and turn right onto Third Street.

From the Peninsula

Take Highway 101 until it connects to Interstate 80 and exit at Fourth Street; Fourth immediately leads onto Bryant Street. Take a left from Bryant onto Third Street.

Parking

Fifth & Mission Parking Garage

www.fifthandmission.com
tel: 415.982.8522 x18
833 Mission Street (between Fourth & Fifth Streets, adjacent to Moscone West)

Hearst Parking Center

tel: 415.989.4000
45 Third Street (45 Third Street entrance on Stevenson, 2 blocks from Moscone South/North)

Paramount Valet Parking

tel: 415.341.1410
680 Mission Street (separate entrance on Jessie Street, off Third, located 2 blocks from Moscone South & North)

SFMOMA Garage

tel: 415.348.0971
147 Minna Street (between Third and New Montgomery Streets, behind the SFMOMA Museum)

Jesse Square Garage

tel: 415.978.9634
223 Stevenson Street (Mission & Market, around the corner from The Argent Hotel, entrance at Stevenson Street)

Regis Hotel Garage

tel: 415.248.4000
125 Third Street  (Turn right  onto Minna Street)


There are also parking meters along the streets.