Hyde Park | CHICAGO

 
 

HOW TO GET TO CONNECT+

BY CAR

Take Lake Shore Drive (US-41) and the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-90/94).

South Lake Shore Drive (US-41) - From South Lake Shore Drive, you can get to Downtown Hyde Park using the Hyde Park Boulevard, 53rd Street, or 57th Street exits.

Dan Ryan Expressway (1-90/94) - From the Dan Ryan Expressway, use exit 57B to head east on Garfield Boulevard. Continue on Garfield Boulevard until you reach Lake Park Avenue.

BY TRAIN

The Metra Electric District line of Chicago’s Metra commuter rail serves downtown Hyde Park. Hyde Park stations include 51st/53rd Street, 55th/56th/57th Street, and 59th Street (University of Chicago). View schedule here.

BY BUS

Downtown Hyde Park is served by the following CTA bus lines:

  • #2 – Hyde Park Express

  • #4 – Cottage Grove

  • #6 – Jackson Park Express

  • #10 – Museum of Science and Industry

  • #15 – Jeffery Local

  • #28 – Stony Island

  • #55 – Garfield

  • #59 – 59th/61st

BIKE + DIVVY

Ancien Cycles & Café at 1558 E. 53rd Street will be staffing a bike valet station.

For the full list of Hyde Park Divvy bike stations, click here.

PARKING

Receive free, unlimited parking during the event at the Harper Court Garage (entrance on Lake Park Avenue, just south of the McDonalds).

Other parking options include:

·      Harper Avenue Surface Lot (paid)

·      Hyde Park Bank Parking Garage (paid)

·      Street Parking (paid or free depending on location)

PARTNER RESTAURANTS, BARS & SHOPS

Please make sure to visit our partnering restaurants/bars A10 Hyde Park (1462 E. 53rd Street) and The Promontory (5311 S. Lake Park Avenue West), and partnering shops including The Silver Room (1506 E. 53rd Street), Modern Cooperative (1500 E. 53rd Street), Sir & Madame (5225 S. Harper Court), and Jojayden (1457 E. 53rd Street).

HOTELS/AIRB&B

Stay for the weekend, either at Hyatt Place, just steps away from all the exhibition spaces, or through Airbnb.