Menlo Park station

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Menlo Park
Menlo Park station building, January 2010.jpeg
Menlo Park station building in January 2010
Location1120 Merrill Street
Menlo Park, California
Coordinates37°27′17″N 122°10′57″W / 37.454607°N 122.182526°W / 37.454607; -122.182526Coordinates: 37°27′17″N 122°10′57″W / 37.454607°N 122.182526°W / 37.454607; -122.182526
Owned byPeninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board
Line(s)Caltrain
  Local
Platforms2 side platforms
Tracks2
ConnectionsBus transport Marsh Road Shuttle
Bus transport Menlo Park Midday Shuttle
Bus transport SamTrans: ECR, 82, 83, 84, 86, 286, 296
Bus transport Willow Road Shuttle
Construction
ParkingAvailable
Bicycle facilitiesLockers available
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zone3
History
Opened1867
Traffic
Passengers (2018)1,728 per weekday[1]Decrease 4.1%
Services
Preceding station Caltrain roundel.svg Caltrain Following station
Redwood City Local Palo Alto
toward Tamien or Gilroy
Atherton
(weekends and holidays only)
Redwood City Limited
Baby Bullet
Reverse Peak, Pattern B
Palo Alto
Menlo Park Railroad Station
Menlo Park station is located in San Francisco Bay Area
Menlo Park station
Menlo Park station is located in California
Menlo Park station
Menlo Park station is located in the United States
Menlo Park station
Location1100 Merrill Street,
Menlo Park, California
Coordinates37°27′17″N 122°10′51″W / 37.45472°N 122.18083°W / 37.45472; -122.18083
Arealess than one acre
Built1867 (1867)
Architectural styleLate 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Stick-Style
NRHP reference #74000556[2]
CHISL #955[3]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPOctober 1, 1974
Designated CHISLFebruary 28, 1983

Menlo Park is a Caltrain station located in Menlo Park, California. The station was originally built in 1867 by the San Francisco and San Jose Railroad and acquired by the Southern Pacific Railroad. During the 1890s, Southern Pacific added Victorian ornamentation to the depot to make it appear more attractive to students and visitors to Stanford University. The station was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1974,[2] and became a California Historical Landmark in 1983.[3] It is also within walking distance of the oldest Round Table Pizza.

Platforms and tracks[edit]

Northbound  Local service toward San Francisco (Atherton or Redwood City)
 Limited-stop service toward San Francisco (Redwood City)
 Baby Bullet, Reverse Peak, Pattern B toward San Francisco (Redwood City)
Southbound  Local service toward Gilroy (Palo Alto)
 Limited-stop service toward Tamien, Gilroy during peak hours (Palo Alto)
 Baby Bullet, Reverse Peak, Pattern B toward San Jose Diridon (Palo Alto)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2018 Annual Count Key Findings Report" (PDF). Caltrain. 2018.
  2. ^ a b "National Register Information System – Menlo Park Railroad Station (#74000556)". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2013-11-02. Retrieved October 29, 2018.
  3. ^ a b "Menlo Park Station". Office of Historic Preservation, California State Parks. Retrieved October 29, 2018.

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