Frequently Asked Questions

Visiting Us

Is the center open to anyone?
Yes, all are welcome! Be sure to see our calendar of events.

Is there public transportation to your center? If so, what number bus?
For bus schedules, see:

What about taxi?
Give the driver our address 1310 North Paul Russell Road. We are located at the intersection of Hansen Court and Paul Russell Road.

Is there a dress code?
No. Please wear loose comfortable clothing in subdued color for meditation.

Do you provide accommodations?
No, but there is a Hilton Hotel in short distance.

Can I bring my own meditation cushion?
We provide meditation cushions, but you are free to use your own.

Is the facility wheel-chair accessible?

Signing Up For Events and Donations

How do I sign up for an event?
Please email: for more information.

How do I know whether I have been accepted for an event?
We always notify applicants for our workshop and retreat events.

Payment options: How do I pay for a retreat?
All of our activities are donation based. All donations go toward rent, DDMBA, and maintenance of TCC. For those able to donate and interested in suggested average amounts: weekly sittings: $5-10; Thursday evening meditation instructions: $20; 1-day retreats: $40-60; monthly talks: $20. Click here for more information.

How do I make donations?
Tallahassee Chan Center (TCC) is financially supported by tax-deductible donations. Your generosity helps to maintain our center and its activities. It also provides you with an opportunity to practice. Click here for more information.