Parking and Accessibility at the Paramount Theatre
Please let the temple office know if you will be coming to the Paramount Theatre in a wheelchair so we can assist you with any necessary arrangements. The Paramount Theatre Box Office staff is available to assist you in acquiring seating that best meets your individual needs. There are wheelchair-accessible locations, as well as transfer seats with movable armrests for those who would like to transfer out of their wheelchair located in the Orchestra Front and Orchestra Rear sections on the main floor. The Paramount Theatre does not provide wheelchairs. Please note, there is no elevator in the Paramount Theatre.
PARKING NEAR THE PARAMOUNT
While the Paramount Theatre does not have any parking of its own, it is surrounded by several major parking facilities.
Parking is available at the City of Oakland's Telegraph Plaza Garage located at 2100 Telegraph Avenue (at 21st Street). The garage is directly across the street from the Paramount Theatre's Box Office and 21st Street entrance. Entrance to the lot may be accessed via Telegraph Avenue. Please note that this garage closes at 7:00pm so it is not a good option for evening services. Consult all signage before parking anywhere downtown.
There is also limited designated street parking available on the blocks surrounding the Paramount Theatre.
ADDITIONAL PARKING FACILITIES IN THE AREA
Franklin Plaza Lot - located on 19th between Franklin and Broadway
Douglas Parking Lot - located on 21st and Broadway (enter on 21st)
This lot is a good option for those with mobility issues.
18th and San Pablo
17th and San Pablo
ACCESSIBLE PARKING NEAR THE PARAMOUNT
Parking for patrons with disabilities is available at the City of Oakland's double-decker parking lot located at Telegraph Avenue and 21st Street. The lot is directly across the street from the Paramount Theatre's Box Office and 21st Street entrance. Entrance to the lot may be accessed via Telegraph Avenue or 21st Street. There is also limited designated street parking available on the blocks surrounding the Paramount Theatre.