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COVID-19 Update

For the health and safety of our visitors and staff, DCASE is taking necessary precautions for all its programs and venues. Please wear face coverings and keep your social distance. Learn more about the City’s response to COVID-19 and its vaccination efforts at chicago.gov/covid.
 

Please be advised that for the safety of our guests, Park security staff may initiate bag checks at busier times throughout the holiday/winter season. Please review this list of Prohibited Items before your visit.

 

Millennium Park slideshow

 

 

 Discover an Urban Icon of Beauty and Culture

Plan Your Visit

Plan Your Visit

Get all the information to plan a great visit to the Park and time at an event.

 

Events Calendar (Cloud Gate pictured)

Events Calendar

Millennium Park offers a variety of free events and exhibits that are sure to please the entire family.

 

McCormick Tribune Ice Rink

McCormick Tribune Ice Rink

Take a spin on the ice during the 20th season of this Chicago winter tradition.

 

Exhibitions (Christine Tarkowski, Photo by Georgia Hampton)

Exhibitions

Current exhibitions will be on display through Spring 2023.

 

Lurie Garden

Lurie Garden

Discover the brilliance of the 3.5-acre urban sanctuary.

 

Park Art & Architecture

Park Art & Architecture

Learn more about the Park's stunning architecture, sculpture and landscape design.

 

Park History (Wrigley Square)

Park History

Discover Millennium Park's transformation from an industrial corridor to a world-renowned urban park.

 

Volunteer

Volunteer

Help DCASE at MiIllennium Park, Chicago Cultural Center, Clarke House Museum and more.

 

Accessibility Information

Accessibility Information

Everyone is welcome to access and enjoy all Park features.

 

ArtsSpace Program

ArtsSpace Program

An in-kind grant opportunity providing free space in Millennium Park to Chicago-based, non-profit organizations and cultural producers for free public programming.

 

Private Events & Weddings

Private Events & Weddings

Learn about Millennium Park’s unique spaces available for corporate, social and other special events.

 

Corporate Partnerships

Corporate Partnerships

Our events provide turn-key marketing platforms that can meet any marketing goal.

 

Media Room

Media Room

Request media credentials, download photos and videos – and view current news releases.

 

Stay Connected

Visit us:

Millennium Park

Admission is FREE
Open Daily 8am–9pm
Welcome Center, open 9am-5pm (later during events)
Plan Your Visit Here


Find us:

Millennium Park
201 E. Randolph St.
Chicago, IL 60601


Millennium Park Campus Map
Download the Millennium Park Campus Map

Parking:
Nearby parking garages are located at Grant Park North Garage (25 N Michigan Ave), Grant Park South Garage (325 S. Michigan Ave.) and Millennium Park Garage & Millennium Lakeside Garage (5 S. Columbus Dr.).

Pay in person at each garage location or pre-pay online. Visit www.millenniumgarages.com/rates or call 312.616.0600 for 24/7 customer service.

 

Public Transportation:

CTA

Take CTA to Millennium Park

From the elevated lines: exit at Washington/Wabash and walk east.

From the subway: exit at Lake (Red Line) or Washington (Blue Line) and walk east.

Served by buses 3, 4, 6, J14, 20, 56, 60, 124, 146, 147, 151, 157

For travel information, visit www.transitchicago.com. For fare information or to purchase fares in advance, visit www.ventrachicago.com.


Contact us:

312.742.1168
dcase@cityofchicago.org
chicago.gov/dcase

 

The City of Chicago uses passive electronic sensors to count visitors in Millennium Park. All data collected by these sensors is anonymized at a hardware level and will never be used for any purpose other than visitor counting. You may opt out of this program of by disabling wireless network scanning on your devices.

Additional Information

Opportunity

Apply to the Millennium Park Residency Program

Application Opens: Monday, January 24, 2022

Application Deadline: Friday, March 4, 2022

Download the Guidelines (PDF)

DCASE invites Chicago-based organizations and cultural producers that share DCASE’s commitment to providing high-quality, free programs to participate in a new Millennium Park Residency Program (MPRP). This residency opportunity will open Jay Pritzker Pavilion and other Park cultural amenities for organizations to curate, develop and produce free public programs and performances. With leadership support from the Millennium Park Foundation and Pritzker Foundation, DCASE will provide four grants up to $150,000 to nonprofit cultural organizations. Funds will be awarded in June/July 2022, in time to begin planning and community engagement that will lead up to the performances or programs in 2023.

 

Millennium Park Rules (PDF)


 

Millennium Park Entrance Map

Millennium Park Entrance Map


 

Millennium Park Campus Video


 

Outdoor Public Art Walking Tour (Cloud Gate in Millennium Park pictured)

Outdoor Public Art Walking Tour


 

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