🏢 Meeting Venue

The workshop will be at the Hameetman Auditorium, at the Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics, at the campus of the California Institute of Technology (Caltech).

The address of the Cahill Center is:
1216 East California Boulevard
Pasadena CA 91125

🅿️ Parking

Although some hotels are within walking distance (see Lodging, below), automobile parking is possible by obtaining visitor passes. JPL employees may use their "hangtags" as parking passes without having to purchase visitor passes.

Street parking is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

🏨 Lodging

The following hotels are all close to the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL).

Courtyard by Marriott
180 North Fair Oaks Avenue
Pasadena CA 91103

Hilton Pasadena
168 South Los Robles Avenue
Pasadena CA 91101

Westin Pasadena
191 North Los Robles Avenue
Pasadena CA 91101

Langham Huntington Hotel & Spa
1401 Oak Knoll Avenue
Pasadena CA 91106

Sheraton Pasadena
303 East Cordova Street
Pasadena CA 91101

🧳 Travel

Caltech (and JPL) are located in the Los Angeles metroplex and have numerous travel options.

✈️ Airports

The following airports serve the area:

Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR)
2627 North Hollywood Way
Burbank CA 91505

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
1 World Way
Los Angeles CA 90045

🚗 Ground Travel

Los Angeles has public transportation in the form of subways, light rail, busses, and shuttles. In addition, there is an extensive highway system.

🚎 Bus, Rail, and Shuttles

The Metro Gold Line connects downtown Los Angeles and Pasadena. Public bus line 177 has a final stop at JPL.

Certain hotels may provide shuttle service; inquire with their concierges.

Users of Super Shuttle may take advantage of the Caltech discount code: 5MVKV

📇 Ground Addresses

1200 East California Boulevard
Pasadena CA 91125

Jet Propulsion Laboratory
4800 Oak Grove Drive
La Cañada Flintridge CA 91011

🍽 Dining

Caltech campus features a number of dining options for visitors, including cafeterias, coffee and luncheon, and vending. The Red Door Marketplace is at the Hameetman Center and offers lunch and dinner items as well as espresso, tea, and bakery options. (Note that Avery Kitchen is for Caltech ID holders only.)

The city of Pasadena is a dining destination with award winning chefs and restaurants as well as affordable options. Old Town Pasadena has picturesque restaurants featuring world cuisine. Caltech is home to the historic Athenaeum (membership required; certain reciprocal memberships accepted).

👑 Visiting Pasadena & JPL