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From San Francisco
Take the Bay Bridge to the East Bay and exit on 880 South toward San Jose. Exit on the Broadway/Alameda off ramp. At the end of the exit ramp turn right onto 5th street. Proceed on 5th to Washington (about 8 blocks), turn right on Washington. For parking: take Washington to 2nd and enter the Jack London Square parking garage just past 2nd. Once parked, exit the garage and proceed toward the estuary across Embarcadero (across the rail road tracks) to Water Street. Turn right, the Potomac Visitor Center is one block on your right at 540 Water Street
From the South Bay
Take 880 North to the Broadway exit in Oakland. At the bottom of the exit turn left on Broadway. Proceed to 2nd street and turn right, go one block to Washington and follow directions above.
From Walnut Creek & Lamorinda
Take 24 West to the Oakland exit to 980. Take 980 to 12th street exit. Continue straight through the light on Brush Street, follow Brush to 5th and turn left. Follow above directions to Washington etc.
From Marin
Take the Richmond/San Rafael Bridge to 580. Take 580 East to 80 West to 880 South. Follow the above directions from 880 to the Potomac.
For passenger drop off
Continue down Washington to Embarcadero and turn right. Take the next left onto Clay Street. The Potomac is moored at the foot of Clay Street. This area my be used for passenger drop off. passenger vehicles are encouraged to use the Jack London Square garage on Washington Street. Buses must find parking on one of the side streets nearby.

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