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The Miles Playhouse

Directions & Parking

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Miles Facade      

The Miles is wheelchair accessible and conveniently located at 1130 Lincoln Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90403 near the intersection of Wilshire and Lincoln Blvds in Christine Emerson Reed Park, just north of the tennis courts.


Santa Monica Freeway (10) West.
Exit Lincoln Blvd. Turn Right (North).
Cross Colorado, Broadway, Santa Monica Blvd., Arizona Ave., Wilshire Blvd.
Playhouse is on the left hand side, just past tennis courts in Christine Emerson Reed Park, marked with "1130" on facade.


By Bus: Closest buses stop 1/2 block away on Lincoln or Wilshire. Routes 2 & 3 (Big Blue Bus) and 20 & 720 (Metro).

Bicycle: Ask us and we will find a spot for your bicycle. Please bring a lock in any case!


Limited metered parking available surrounding the park. (2 hour maximum, 9-6pm, $1.00 per hour, accepts credit cards - FREE Sundays and after 6PM at meters). Do not park in the permit-only parking areas on the other side of the street.

Free event parking is available at the pink granite-faced subterranean garage serving the 808 Wilshire Bldg, vehicle entry on Lincoln. See photos of parking structure below. 

Important: Do not take the automatic machine printed ticket - instead mention “I'm going to Miles Playhouse” to the attendant on entry.

For evening performances: 808 Wilshire and its parking lot closes at 8pm. After mentioning "Miles Playhouse" to the attendant, be sure to receive the special validated ticket. After the event, use the ticket to swipe the card reader to the right of the pedestrian entrance at 808 Wilshire. Take the elevator down to the parking area. The pressure of your vehicle at the exit will lift the gate.



City of Santa Monica © 2021

1130 Lincoln Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403 | p: 310.458.8634 |
The Miles Memorial Playhouse is managed by Santa Monica Cultural Affairs.