Events & Training

Getting to the Allen Institute

The Allen Institute headquarters, a 270,000-square foot life sciences building, is at the northwest corner of Mercer Street and Westlake Avenue in the South Lake Union neighborhood of Seattle.

The building is purpose-built for life science research and facilitates our trademark team science approach amid abundant natural light and with stunning views of Seattle.

Allen Institute
615 Westlake Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98109

phone (206) 548-7000


Limited paid visitor parking is available at the Allen Institute building. Access to the garage is via Roy Street. There is also street parking along the surrounding streets. Local parking lots can be found on Parkopedia.

Public Transportation

The Allen Institute is conveniently located along the South Lake Union Streetcar and several Seattle bus routes, including the 40, 62, 63, 64, 70, 83, 309, and Rapid Ride C.