Directions to the Museum

For Video on Driving and Parking Directions click here

 

Directions from both north and south are marked with a red-dotted line on the map. From Santa Barbara, allow 30 minutes for travel to campus, parking, and walking to the museum.

Parking

All parking lots are equipped with a Pay Station which will accept credit/debit cards, $1 and $5 bills, but do not give change. For additional information on current parking rates, and the option to purchase a parking permit in advance, please visit Parking Services.

For SPECIAL EVENTS PARKING at the Museum (i.e. opening receptions, talks, tours, etc), click HERE for a map.

Directions

From the south:  Heading north from Santa Barbara on 101. Exit to Highway 217 (to Airport and UCSB). Stay left; enter campus at East Gate. Turn right at the roundabout on Mesa Ave. At the third traffic light, turn left onto Ocean Road.  Continue on Ocean Road through the intersection of Ocean Ave at El Colegio Road.  Turn left into Parking Structure #22 . See map below.

From the north:  Heading south toward Santa Barbara on 101, exit in Goleta at Glen Annie/Storke Road.  Make a right off the exit ramp and continue south on Storke Road. Make a left onto El Colegio Road. Continue on El Colegio Road until the West Campus Entrance traffic light and bear right.  At the next traffic light, turn right onto Ocean Road. Turn left into Parking Structure #22.  See map below.

By bus:  Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District also provides frequent and reliable bus transportation to and from the UCSB campus. To visit the Santa Barbara MTD web site select the link below.
Santa Barbara-MTD.  See map below.

Disabled Access and Weekend Parking:

The closest parking lot to the Museum is Lot #3, and offers easy access for disabled parking at all times.  Lot #3 is also open for general parking (non-disabled) on Saturday and Sunday. 

To access Lot #3 from the south:   Heading north from Santa Barbara on 101. Exit to Highway 217 (to Airport and UCSB). Stay left; enter campus at East Gate. Turn left at the roundabout onto Lagoon Road.  At the stop sign, turn right onto UCEN Road.  Turn right into Lot #3.  See map below.

To access Lot #3 from the north:  Heading south toward Santa Barbara on 101, exit in Goleta at Glen Annie/Storke Road.  Make a right off the exit ramp and continue south on Storke Road. Make a left onto El Colegio Road. Continue on El Colegio Road until the West Campus Entrance traffic light and bear right.   At the next traffic light, turn left onto Ocean Road.  Remain on Ocean Road as it bears left.  At the second traffic light, turn right onto Mesa Road.  Continue on Mesa Road through 2 traffic signs and the roundabout, stay to the right which turns into Lagoon Road.  At the stop sign, turn right onto UCEN Road.  Turn right into Lot #3.  See map below.

Walking Directions

From Parking Structure # 22:  Follow the pathway towards Storke Tower and the Arts Building. Turn right before Storke Tower. The AD&A Museum will be on the right-hand side across from the Lagoon.

From Parking Lot #3:  Walk past the University Center on your left and the Music Building and Storke Plaza/Tower on your right. The AD&A Museum will be across from the Lagoon.

From the Bus Circle:  Walk south in the direction of the University Center and Storke Plaza/Tower. When you arrive at Storke Plaza/Tower, The AD&A Museum is on your right-hand side across from the Lagoon.
The AD&A Museum is wheelchair accessible. For further information please call 805-893-2951.

Museum's Offices

The Museum offices can be accessed through the courtyard directly behind the Museum 

Main Office, Room 1626;

Architecture & Design Collection, Room 1434


MAP FROM 101 FREEWAY

Campus Map

 

MAP TO PARKING STRUCTURE #22

    

 

MAP TO PARKING LOT #3

MAP FROM THE BUS LOOP