California Institute of Technology
Seismological Laboratory Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences


Local Information

The symposium will be held in Sharp Lecture Hall in the Arms Building on the Caltech campus.
1200 E. California Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91125
Campus Map

As a campus visitor, you may park in any commuter (unreserved) stall on campus with a daily permit. Permits are required in all campus lots between the hours of
7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Visitors may purchase a parking permit for $9 at the following automated pay station locations:

Structure #3 (California Structure)
Structure #1 (North Wilson Structure)

Pay Station Instructions:
1) From the main screen, select ‘All Day Permit’
2) Enter payment method
3) Place the ticket on your dashboard
4) Park in any “Commuter” parking

Below are links to several hotels in Pasadena, CA. Please feel free to explore other hotels close to the Caltech Campus. Shuttle service will be available from the Courtyard by Marriott hotel to the Caltech Campus.

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Courtyard by Marriott
180 North Fair Oaks Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91103
(626) 403-7600

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168 S Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 577-1000

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Pasadena Rose and Crown Hotel
1203 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106
(626) 449-3170

centennial 2
303 Cordova St, Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 469-8100

191 N Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 792-2727