The DuSable Museum of African American History

Directions

DuSable Museum is conveniently located in Washington Park at the corner of 57th and Cottage Grove. Our address is 740 East 56th Place. We’re easily accessible by car, transit, and bike.

By Car

DuSable Museum is located near the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-90) on the west and Lake Shore Drive on the east. Parking is available. Get customized driving directions.

By Transit

We’re located near the CTA Red Line, Green Line, and several bus routes. We’re also nearby the 55th-56th-57th station on the Metra Electric Line and South Shore Line. Get customized transit directions for CTA and Metra trips.

By Bike

We’re easily accessible by bike using Chicago’s Lakefront Trail. Just exit at 55th Street via the Lake Shore Drive underpass and head west to Washington Park. Other nearby bike-friendly streets include King Dr and Garfield. Visit the Chicago Bike Map for other recommended cycling streets in the area. Bike racks are available on the east side of the museum, parallel to Cottage Grove.

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