Maps & Transportation

Accessible Landmarks

Getting to International House is easy thanks to its exceptional location. International House is fifteen minutes from the downtown Chicago Loop via Lake Shore Drive. International House is served by the Metra train line and express bus service to downtown. Shuttles and limousines to O'Hare and Midway airports make regular stops at the door.

Nearby attractions include the Museum of Science and Industry, the Frank Lloyd Wright Robie House, Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, the Oriental Institute, the Smart Museum of Art, the Court Theatre, the spectacular lake front and its bike and jogging path, and a wintertime outdoor skating rink.

By Car

Take Lake Shore Drive to the 57th Street exit (Museum of Science and Industry). Drive four blocks west to Stony Island Avenue, then south to 59th Street, then two blocks west. There is ample free street parking available along the Midway, and on Blackstone and Dorchester Avenues. Get Driving Directions Here

By Commuter Train

Take the Metra Train from Randolph or Van Buren Street and Michigan Avenue to 59th Street, then walk one block west. View Metra Schedules Here

By CTA Bus

Take the Stony Island Express #28, thr Hyde Park Express #2, or the Jackson Park Express #6 from downtown State Street to 59th Street, then walk two blocks west. *The #28 and #2 are available from downtown during rush hours only. View CTA Schedules Here

International House at the University of Chicago
1414 East 59th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637-2997 USA

ihouse.uchicago.edu
p (773) 753-2270
f (773) 753-1227

For more information on the University of Chicago Campus and Hyde Park neighborhood, see UChicago Maps. For driving directions, use Google Maps.