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Pre-Purchase Parking


The North garage provides underground parking for 2,500, and is located near the Children’s Garden, Gold Star Memorial Park, Burnham Harbor, Veteran’s Sculpture and Water Wall. The main entrance to the North garage is located on Museum Campus Drive with a second entrance from McFetridge Drive.

In addition to the North garage, additional parking is available in the East Museum surface lot. The entrance to the lot is located on Museum Campus Drive.

The Waldron parking deck located just south of Soldier Field is a double-deck garage providing 1,500 convenient parking spaces for the Sledding Hill and patrons attending events at Soldier Field.

The South lot is located south of the Waldron parking deck and serves events at Soldier Field, Burnham Harbor and McCormick Place.

The Adler Planetarium & Northerly Island locations are also available options.


Address: 1200 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60605

Shedd Aquarium is an indoor public aquarium in Chicago, and home to 32,000 animals. The aquarium is one of the most popular cultural attractions in Chicago.