Directions & Parking

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Parking is free at the Shannon Center.

You may park anywhere on the Whittier College campus (after 5:00 p.m. weekdays and all day on Saturday and Sunday), but the best parking is directly behind the center. There is also parking across Philadelphia next to the Mendendhall Building and east on Philadelphia in front of the music building.

The Shannon Center is located at 6760 Painter Ave, Whittier CA 90601. To get to the Shannon Center, exit the I-605 Freeway at WHITTIER BLVD. Turn EAST on Whittier Blvd. And proceed approximately two (2) miles to PHILADELPHIA ST. Turn LEFT on Philadelphia St. and proceed several blocks through historic Uptown Whittier to Painter Ave. Proceed across Painter Ave. and turn LEFT into the drive on the East side of the Shannon Center for the Performing Arts. A large parking lot is located on the North side of the building. There is also parking on the south side of Philadelphia opposite the Shannon Center.