Directions to the 2012 Openhouse:
A community science event since 1985
To get to the U.S. Geological Survey:
From Bayshore Freeway (US 101), take the Willow Road exit WEST to Menlo Park.
From El Camino Real (US 82), Turn EAST on Ravenswood Road in Menlo Park,
For public transportation, see the Bay Area Transit Information website:
For safety and security, the USGS campus will not be open to passenger vehicles during the event. The main entrance on Survey Lane will be closed (except for emergency vehicles and foot traffic). Handicapped Parking will also be available (see campus map for locations). Traffic managers stationed at various locations can direct you to nearby parking throughout the surrounding community. Upon arrival to the vicinity, start looking for signs directing you to USGS parking.