Gilman District

Creativity, craft and a bit of punk rock

The Gilman District is a thriving medley of creativity, craftsmanship and an eclectic community of renegades. Gilman is home to Berkeley’s many breweries and wineries, artists’ studios, outdoor gear companies, and much more. Enjoy a delicious dinner, visit an urban farm, catch some live music, or shop for handmade crafts.

Locals & Visitors Like

Art galleries and studios, maker spaces, breweries, wineries, an eclectic food selection, and specialized services from vintage cars to the latest EVs.

Businesses Like

A community of makers, with large warehouse spaces for manufacturing and creating new and innovative products.


Located directly off of Interstate 80. Easy access to the 72 bus line. Walk or bike to North Berkeley BART.