Directions and Parking
Discover the best way to get to Mindworks and where to park when you arrive.
Mindworks is located on the first floor of 224 South Michigan Avenue, otherwise known as the Railway Exchange Building, at the corner of Michigan and Jackson in Chicago’s Loop.
Mindworks is easily accessible via ‘L’ train (Adams/Wabash or Jackson stops), Metra (Van Buren station), bus, bike, or car. It offers immediate access to Lake Shore Drive and quick access to I-290 and I-90/94 via Ida B. Wells Drive.
There are more than 10,000 parking spaces within two blocks of 224 South Michigan Avenue, including more than 1,300 spaces at the adjacent Grant Park South Garage.
For those traveling via Metra train, the Van Buren station is a four-minute walk from Mindworks.
For those traveling by “L,” the Adams/Wabash station (Downtown Loop) is a three-minute walk from Mindworks, while the Jackson and Monroe stations are a four- and seven-minute walk away, respectively.
Those wanting to travel by Divvy bicycle will find a station just outside the Art Institute of Chicago at Michigan Avenue and Jackson Boulevard.
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