The Smith Auditorium is located on the beautiful Willamette University campus on 270 Winter St. SE, making Oregon Symphony in Salem concerts easily accessible.
Concertgoers can park in Willamette University parking lots after 5 pm on weekdays and anytime on weekends, except in spots marked as reserved 24 hours/day. No-fee street parking is available off campus on State and Winter streets after 6 pm Monday–Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday.
In partnership with Dial-A-Bus, Oregon Symphony in Salem offers round-trip transportation to and from concerts for our Corvallis concertgoers for a nominal fee. The shuttle picks up guests from their homes beginning at 4 pm and arrives in Salem around 5:30 pm for guests to dine downtown or at the campus cafeteria. It will depart from the parking spot near the fountain after the concert once all guests have boarded the bus, dropping each off at their home by approximately 11 pm. To reserve or learn more, call 541‑752‑2615.
Willamette Campus Shuttle
For concertgoers with mobility challenges, Oregon Symphony in Salem offers a campus shuttle between the visitor parking lot on Bellevue and Winter St. and the concert hall every 15 minutes or so between 6:15 and 7:45. After the concert, the shuttle departs from the west end of the sidewalk in front of Smith Auditorium back to the parking lot. For further details, ask an usher at the concert or contact us.
Check out this handy map from the City of Salem to find the safest route to the hall. You’ll find bike racks in front of nearby buildings including Eaton Hall across the Quad.