Directions & Parking

LOCATION

Michael C. Carlos Museum of Emory University
571 South Kilgo Circle
Atlanta, GA 30322

Phone: 404-727-4282
Fax: 404-727-4292


VIEW MAP FOR PARKING LOCATIONS

Map showing the location of the Carlos Museum building (red) and both the Oxford Road Deck (3264) and Fishburne Deck (3260): View

Parking Fees: View

HANDICAP PARKING AND SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS

On weekends and after 4PM daily, handicap parking spaces are available on Kilgo Circle. Museum will be to your right and is accessible from the street side of museum only. You will enter museum directly across from end of bridge.

Handicap deck parking is available only at the Oxford Road Deck.

Click here for a printable parking map and accessible route to museum from Oxford Deck.

If special accommodations are needed owing to a disability or chronic medical condition, please contact the Disability Services Office at 404-727-9877 or 404-712-2049 (fax) for assistance. The Disability Transport Van cannot enter deck due to height restriction. Should you need this service, the van will pick you up outside the main entrance at bottom level of the Student Center attached to the deck.Enter the building from any level of the deck and take the elevator down to lower level. Please note that this van services all of Emory Campus, and there may be a delay in the van arriving following your request. If you are attending a time-specific event, plan your travel time accordingly to insure you arrive at museum in a timely manner.

DIRECTIONS BY PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

MARTA bus line 6 Emory from Inman Park and Lindbergh stations or 36 North Decatur from Avondale and Midtown stations.

 DIRECTIONS BY CAR

     From 75 North:

      I-75 South to I-85 North (Greenville);
      Once on I-85, continue north to Clairmont Road exit (5.8 miles);
      Take exit 91 Clairmont Rd. and turn right onto Clairmont Road;
      Travel 3.7 miles to N. Decatur Road and turn right;
      Travel 1.2 miles to traffic circle in Emory Village;
      At traffic circle, take first right into Emory Campus and follow signs to visitor parking. 
      You may park in either Fishburne or Oxford Parking decks.                                                                                                                                         

From 400:
Take 400 South towards Atlanta
Take Exit 1 toward Interstate 85.
Turn left on Sidney Marcus Blvd. and go .4 miles and turn left on Buford Highway Connector, staying in far right lane for .2 miles; Turn right onto Lenox/Cheshire Bridge and immediately get into far left lane; Turn left underneath expressway to enter ramp to I-85N.
Enter I-85 and travel past N. Druid Hills exit and get in right lane;
Take exit 91 Clairmont Rd.,urn right onto Clairmont Road/Decatur;
Travel 3.7 miles to N. Decatur Road and turn right;
Travel 1.2 miles to traffic circle in Emory Village;
At traffic circle, take first right into Emory Campus, follow signs to visitor parking.
You may park in either Fishburne or Oxford Parking decks.

From South of the City:

Take I 85/75 north through downtown Atlanta;
Take exit 91 Clairmont Rd. and turn right onto Clairmont Road;
Travel 3.7 miles to N. Decatur Road and turn right;
Travel 1.2 miles to traffic circle in Emory Village;
At traffic circle, take first right into Emory Campus and follow signs to visitor parking. You may park in either Fishburne or Oxford Parking decks.

                                                                                 From West Atlanta

Take I-20 east into Atlanta;
Take exit 57 (Chattanooga/Greenville) continue through downtown, heading north;
Take exit 91 Clairmont Rd. and turn right onto Clairmont Road;
Travel 3.7 miles to N. Decatur Road and turn right;
Travel 1.2 miles to traffic circle in Emory Village;
At traffic circle, take first right into Emory Campus and follow signs to visitor parking. 
You may park in either Fishburne or Oxford Parking decks.


From East Atlanta

Take I-20 West into Atlanta;
Take exit 91 Clairmont Rd. and turn right onto Clairmont Road;
Travel 3.7 miles to N. Decatur Road and turn right;
Travel 1.2 miles to traffic circle in Emory Village;
At traffic circle, take first right into Emory Campus and follow signs to visitor parking.  You may park in either Fishburne or Oxford Parking decks.


Highway 78 to Lawrenceville Highway:

Turn right onto North Decatur Road. Cross Clifton Road. At the roundabout (five-street intersection with Everybody's Pizza in front of you on the left), take the second right turn onto Oxford Road. The Oxford Road Deck will be on your right next to Barnes and Noble.

Buses
Buses should enter the campus by turning onto Fishburne Drive from Clifton Road. Proceed down the hill to the brick-paved bus drop-off zone. After dropping students off, buses should continue left on Fishburne Drive, then right at the stop sign. The Bus Parking zone will be visible on the left in front of Glenn Memorial Church.

Drop-off Location
Drive to the Plaza Level entrance on South Kilgo Circle to drop off Museum visitors.