Travel Information for The Theraplay Institute
The Theraplay Institute is located in downtown Evanston, and is easily accessible to both CTA and Metra trains.
Two hour free street parking is available. Parking regulations are strictly enforced. The city of Evanston Self-Park garage at 1800 Maple is one block to the south of our office. The daily parking fee is $8.00. The open air parking lot directly across the street is limited only to parking for Northwestern University employees.
Local Hotel Information
All hotels are within easy walking distance of the training venue.*
1818 Maple Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201
Tel: (847) 475-6400
1710 Orrington Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201 US
Tel: (847) 866-8700
1566 Oak Ave, Evanston, IL60201
Tel: (847) 869-2273
Directions to The Theraplay Institute
From O'Hare International Airport: The Theraplay Institute is located approximately 12 miles or 40 minutes from O’Hare Airport. There is a shuttle bus available from Airport Express. Advance reservations are necessary. http://www.airportexpress.com/. The Chicago Transit Authority offers subway service from O’Hare Airport. The trip From O’Hare to Evanston requires a transfer and is over an hour in duration. http://www.transitchicago.com/riding_cta/airports.aspx#ord
Driving From I-294 or I-94: Take the Dempster exit East. Continue on Dempster for approximately 9.5 miles if exiting at I-294 or 3.5 miles if exiting at I-94. Turn left onto McCormick Blvd. Right onto Golf Road which becomes Emerson St. Continue on Emerson under the railroad tracks and then make the second right onto Oak Avenue. We are located at 1840 Oak Avenue, Suite 320 Evanston, IL 60201. You will see the City of Evanston parking garage straight ahead. Do not park in the open air lot next to the garage. Two hour parking is available on the street.
From Midway Airport: The Theraplay Institute is located approximately 25 miles or a one hour drive from Midway Airport. There is a shuttle bus available from Airport Express. Advance reservations are necessary. http://www.airportexpress.com/.
The Chicago Transit Authority operates a subway service from Midway airport. http://www.transitchicago.com/riding_cta/airports.aspx#ord
Driving from Midway: Turn left onto Cicero. Take 55 North. Merge onto Lake Shore Drive North. Take Lake Shore Drive to Sheridan. Left on Clark which turns into Elgin. Stay on Elgin to the next light which is Emerson. Turn left on Emerson and then turn left on to Oak Avenue. We are located at 1840 Oak Avenue, Suite 320 Evanston, IL 60201.
*These hotels are suggestions only, and are not endorsed by The Theraplay Institute