Palo Alto COVID-19 Testing Available EVERY Tuesday Starting December 29

Palo Alto COVID-19 Testing Available EVERY Tuesday Starting December 29

Curative a local company providing COVID-19 testing in several other communities including East Palo Alto, Menlo Park, and within San Mateo County, is adding a Palo Alto location every Tuesday and more! The City of Palo Alto and Curative are partnering together to offer increased testing options to the community.

Curative COVID-19 Testing Pop Up, Online Appointment Required

Location: Mitchell Park Library Parking Lot

Date: EVERY Tuesday starting December 29, 2021, AND every other Wednesday starting January 6, 2021

Time: 10:00am to 4:00pm

(Insurance and uninsured accepted)

Testing signups for each testing date begin four days prior. Sign-up through the test provider’s website here:

Testing is free to the individual, including those without insurance, and documentation status is neither required nor reported. If you have insurance, please bring your information with you.

Have questions or want to learn more? Visit to learn more about their self-administered oral PCR test and call 888-702-9042 or email with questions. Check out this brief video of the testing swabbing process – it is a self-administered cheek swab: how to perform the test


The City of Palo Alto continues to partner with Santa Clara County to offer free COVID-19 testing and recently announced 2021 testing dates. For new Palo Alto dates in 2021 and other testing options within the County of Santa Clara, go to


Last Updated: December 19, 2020