Shorebird Park
160 University Avenue, Berkeley Marina
Marina/Southwest Berkeley

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Shorebird Park, situated along the southern shoreline at the Berkeley Marina provides great views, the fascinating Shorebird Nature Center, picnicking sites, and children’s play areas.

Check Shorebird Nature Center Home Page for frequently updated information about park happenings.


For more information on programs at Shorebird Nature Center, call (510) 981-6720.

Shorebird Park rules. Down load this  information here.

Restroom Available

Limited Parking Available

6.17 acres; 268,770 sq. ft.


handicap   Park is wheelchair accessible, but no paved path to beach itself. 

Park Hours (unless otherwise posted)
6 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Shorebird Nature Center Hours (unless otherwise posted)
Tuesday to Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Classroom Programs: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Strawbale Nature Center Hours (unless otherwise posted)
Open to the public: 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Please call (510) 981-6720 to verify hours

For questions on park maintenance, contact:
Marina Unit: Alonzo Chess Jr, (Marina Tel: 510-981-6731),

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