Directions to IPAM

By Car

If you are driving to IPAM, the closest places to park near IPAM are Lot 2 and Lot 8. You will need to either obtain a permit from a Self-Service Pay Station, or pay-by-phone using the ParkMobile app. You can find detailed instructions here. Detailed directions to IPAM and other visitor information is at

If you are taking a taxi or Uber, please give the driver this address: UCLA IPAM, 460 Portola Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095.


By Foot

Enter your starting point for walking directions to IPAM, which is in the Portola Plaza Building.

Directions to Temescal Gateway Park

We hold opening day of long programs at Temescal Gateway Park in Pacific Palisades. Once you enter the park, you will find parking in about 50 yards. The stop sign is equipped with a camera, so take care to stop completely. Your Program Manager will be there to give you a parking pass and show you where to park. Once on foot, continue walking up the road past the parking area to Stewart Hall.


Directions to Lake Arrowhead Conference Center

IPAM holds conferences at UCLA’s Lake Arrowhead Conference Center near San Bernardino twice a year. Please consult the Lake Arrowhead Conference Center webpage for directions.