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57th Street and Lake Shore Drive,  ChicagoIL  60637

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Directions

For Internet mapping services (Yahoo maps, etc.,) –use “5700 Street and Lake Shore Drive” as the coordinates.

Or go to www.msichicago.org

By Car, from the north and northern suburbs—proceed south on Lake Shore Drive.
Continue to proceed straight ahead southbound. Turn right at 57th Drive. You’ll need to be in the right-hand lane. Follow the curve around to the west side of the building and Cornell Drive. Turn left to access the garage entrance ramp.

From the south, southwest suburbs and Indiana – Take I94 West to Stony Island Avenue going north, follow Stony Island to 57th Street and turn right at 57th Street. Go straight, about one block. You’ll see the entrance to the Museum’s parking garage ahead.

From the west and western suburbs. Take I88 East to connect to 290 east. Take 290 East to Lake Shore Drive and take Lake Shore Drive South to 57th Street. At 57th Street, turn right. You’ll need to be in the right-hand lane. Follow the curve around to the west side of the building and Cornell Drive. Turn left to access the garage entrance ramp.





Parking

Underground parking is available at $8.00 per car. Please enter the garage on the west side of 57th Street at Cornell Drive. There is very little street parking in close proximity to the Museum.

Public Transportation
If you are taking public transportation, CTA bus number 10, 6 and 55 all come to the Museum. There is a Metra stop just two blocks from the Museums front entrance. Call the CTA at 836-7000 for routes and schedules.


Box Office Numbers

773-684-1414 or www.msichicago.org

Box Office Hours

July 1 - September 2: 9:00am-5:00pm daily
September 7 - December 31: 9:00am-3:00pm Monday-Friday.
Saturdays 9:00am-4:00pm
Sundays 11:00am-4:00pm


The box office is located in the Great Hall, which is the main entrance area of the museum.



Types of Payment Accepted

With proper I.D.: Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, Diners Club, Personal Checks and Travelers Checks and Cash.

Will Call

Located in the Great Hall, which is the main entrance area of the museum. Will Call opens daily at 9:00am.

Accessible Seating

The Museum is fully accessible for all guests. Our Omnimax theater offers amplified ear sets and written scripts for each movie. Please ask for when entering the movie.

General Rules

Hand-held cameras, strollers, and wheelchairs may be used through the Museum. No pictures may be taken in the Titanic Exhibition or the Omnimax Theater.

Children Rules

Children 3-11 must pay for Museum admission.

Miscellaneous

There is a variety of restaurants in the Hyde Park area – you can look at them on www.hydeparksecc.com. The nearest hotel is the Hyatt at McCormick place, bu tt there are many hotels locate din downtown Chicago. Call 1- 877-Chicago (1-877 244-2246) or visit www.choosechicago.com



Miscellaneous: (Locations of elevators, escalators, etc.)
Elevators, and escalators are located through the Museum for your convenience.


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