Congregation Beth El

1301 Oxford Street, Berkeley, CA 94709

Main Phone 510-848-3988
Fax 510-848-2707
Camp Kee Tov 510-848-2372
Religious School 510-848-2122
Nursery School 510-848-9428
Midrasha 510-843-4667


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Important Parking Instructions

Your cooperation in the following ways is vital and appreciated:


The best choice for those who live nearby. Pedestrian entrances are located on both Spruce and Oxford Streets.

Public transportation:

For the most complete options and schedules for all public transportation in the area, simply dial 511 or visit

AC Transit Bus Service

  • #67 stops on Spruce Street in front of Congregation Beth El
  • #43, 9 and 7 stop at Shattuck & Rose Streets, a short walk to Beth El

For times of buses: dial (510) 817-1717 or 511 and say “AC Transit,” or visit the AC Transit website at


Whenever possible, carpool. Save resources, stress and parking spaces.

If you are driving

Arrive headed north on Oxford Street and turn right into the one-way driveway to drop off passengers. Exit onto Spruce Street by turning right only. Please do not make U-turns on the neighborhood streets or in our neighbors' or Beth El’s driveways.

If you are using street parking, please park on the side of the street closest to Beth El. Be courteous to our neighbors and minimize parking in front of their homes and, of course, be careful not to block driveways. Please ensure that our neighbors have plenty of spaces to park and receive guests as well.

Thank you for your cooperation!