Central Park Visitor Center (Boathouse)


This facility is closed due to COVID-19. Click here for the full list of Recreation & Park closures. City of Fremont facilities remain closed through June 30, 2020. 


The Central Park Visitor Center is located on the shore of Lake Elizabeth at Central Park. To get to the Visitor Center in the park, turn onto Sailway Drive from Paseo Padre Parkway. Follow Sailway Drive to the shore of Lake Elizabeth and the boat docks.

Rental Information

The Meeting Room is located within the Visitor Center and is an excellent facility for small meetings and off-site retreats. The maximum occupancy is 30 people. The Meeting Room rental fee is $50 for residents and $65 for non-residents. There is also a refundable cleaning and damage deposit of $275. Commercial rates are given by contract only. Non-profit group rates can be obtained by email or by calling 510-790-5541.

The Visitor Center is available to rent seven days a week, from 8:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. for most of the year.  It is not available on Saturdays, Sundays, or holidays between April and October.

For more information including the rental rates, rules & guidelines, and application, view the Central Park Facility Rental Packet

Credit Card Authorization Form

Contact Us

  1. Central Park/Lake Elizabeth


    40000 Paseo Padre Pkwy.
    Fremont, CA 94538
    (Near Sailway Dr. & next to the Boat Docks) 
    View map

    Ph: 510-790-5541
    Fax: 510-790-5549

    Park Hours:
    Sunrise – 10:00 p.m. (Daily)

    Visitor Center Hours

    9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. (M-F)
    10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. (Sa & Su)


    Recreation Services
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    Picnic Use Packet
    Facility Use Packet
    Credit Card Authorization 
    Central Park Map

    Special Event Application