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COLUMBIA FOUNDATION
77 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 200
San Francisco, CA 94102


(415) 861-5657


Visitors: Please use the doors to the left as you face 77 Van Ness to enter the building. If the doors are locked and the doorman is not present, please use one of the call boxes on the outside wall next to either front door. Dial 200 and we will buzz you into the building.


Maps

A map of the Columbia Foundation is linked below. Please note that online maps such as Google, Yahoo, and Mapquest may also be helpful.

Download a map of 77 Van Ness in San Francisco.

Download a Muni (public transportation) map of downtown San Francisco. (A red asterisk marks the Columbia Foundation on the left-hand side of the map approximately ? of the way down.)

Directions

Columbia Foundation is located in Suite 200 of 77 Van Ness Avenue between Fell Street and Hickory Street in the Civic Center neighborhood of San Francisco. Parking instructions are at the end of these directions.


PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION
Muni
Columbia Foundation is located two blocks from Market Street and the Van Ness Muni Metro Station, serviced by the J, K, L, M, and N streetcar lines and many MUNI bus lines, and is four blocks from the Civic Center Bart Station (at the intersection of Market Street and Grove and Hyde Streets). For further information please call the MUNI information line at (415) 673-6864 or

Click here to see route schedules and to plan your trip on public transportation.

Download a Muni (public transportation) map of downtown San Francisco. (A red asterisk marks the Columbia Foundation on the left-hand side of the map approximately ? of the way down.)

Click here to see real-time arrival of the next Muni line.



DRIVING DIRECTIONS

A. Directions from the East Bay:

  1. Take 80 West over the Bay Bridge towards San Francisco.
  2. Take exit 1C toward 9th Street/Civic Center and stay in the right lanes to continue towards 9th Street. (.2 miles)
  3. Take a slight left on Harrison Street off the exit and stay in the right lane. (.1 miles)
  4. Take the second right onto 9th Street and move into the left lane. (.5 miles)
  5. Turn left onto Hayes Street as you cross Market Street (.2 miles)
  6. Take the second left onto Van Ness Avenue.
  7. Columbia Foundation is two blocks down on the right at 77 Van Ness Avenue between Fell and Hickory Streets.


B. Directions from the South Bay:

  1. Take 101 N towards San Francisco.
  2. Continue on 101 North towards the Golden Gate Bridge
  3. Take exit 433C to the right for 9th Street/Civic Center. (.2 miles)
  4. Turn left on 9th Street and move into the left lane. (.6 miles)
  5. Turn left onto Hayes Street as you cross Market Street (.2 miles)
  6. Take the second left onto Van Ness Avenue.
  7. Columbia Foundation is two blocks down on the right at 77 Van Ness Avenue between Fell and Hickory Streets.


C. Directions from the North Bay:

  1. Take 101 South over the Golden Gate Bridge.
  2. Continue on 101 South towards Downtown San Francisco/Lombard Street.
  3. Follow Lombard Street to Van Ness Avenue and turn right. (1.8)
  4. Columbia Foundation is on the right at 77 Van Ness Avenue between Fell and Hickory Streets before Market Street.


Parking

Metered street parking surrounds the building at 77 Van Ness. There are two parking lots on Oak Street, one on Hickory Street, the Civic Center Parking Garage on McAllister Street in the Civic Center Plaza, and the Performing Arts Garage on Grove Street between Franklin and Gough Streets. See the map linked below for reference.

Download a map of 77 Van Ness in San Francisco. (parking is marked by the P symbol.)


Metered Parking (from 7 am to 6 pm)
There is a 1-hour time limit for metered parking at the rate of $3.00 an hour for most streets in the immediate area surrounding 77 Van Ness, except for Oak Street where the limit is 2 hours. More specific information follows.

  • Fell Street (between Franklin and Van Ness & between Van Ness and Market): $3.00 per hour, 1-hour time limit
  • Franklin Street (between Fell and Oak): $3.00 per hour, 1-hour time limit
  • Hickory Street (between Franklin and Van Ness): $3.00 per hour, 1-hour time limit
  • Van Ness (between Fell and Oak): $3.00 per hour, 1-hour time limit in front of building; Commerical loading only opposite side of street)
  • Oak Street (between Franklin and Van Ness): $3.00 per hour, 2-hour time limit

 

Closing Report
(to be posted in 2014)