Directions & Parking

From Northwest:

Take 90/94 East (Kennedy) to downtown Chicago. Exit at Ohio Street. Continue east on Ohio until you reach Wells Street. Take a right on Wells. Continue for about four blocks. Go past Kinzie Street. Before you cross the bridge, take a right onto Mart Plaza Drive, which leads to the entrance of The Merchandise Mart.

From North Lake Shore:

Take Lake Shore Drive to downtown Chicago. Exit at Upper Wacker Drive. Continue west on Wacker until you reach Orleans Street. Turn right and cross the bridge. For access to the North Lobby of The Merchandise Mart, turn right on the North Drive of The Mart.

From West:

Take I-290 East (Eisenhower) to Chicago. Exit at Upper Wacker Drive. Continue west on Wacker until you reach Orleans Street. Turn right and cross the bridge. To access the South Lobby of The Merchandise Mart, turn right on to South Drive, immediately after crossing the River. To access the North Lobby of The Merchandise Mart, turn right on the North Drive of The Mart.

From Southwest:

Take I-55 North (Stevenson) to 90/94 West (Dan Ryan). Continue on 90/94 West and exit at Washington Street. Go about four blocks east to Franklin Street. Take a left on Franklin. Head north on Franklin for three blocks and cross the bridge. To access the South Lobby of The Merchandise Mart, turn right on to South Drive, immediately after crossing the River. To access the North Lobby of The Merchandise Mart, turn right on the North Drive of The Mart.

From South:

Take 90/94 West (Dan Ryan) to downtown Chicago. Exit at Washington Street. Go about four blocks east to Franklin Street. Take a left on Franklin. Head north on Franklin for three blocks and cross the bridge. To access the South Lobby of The Merchandise Mart, turn right on to South Drive, immediately after crossing the River. To access the North Lobby of The Merchandise Mart, turn right on the North Drive of The Mart.

South Lake Shore:

Take Lake Shore Drive to downtown Chicago and exit Upper Wacker Drive. Continue west on Wacker until you reach Orleans Street. Turn right and cross the bridge. To access the South Lobby of The Merchandise Mart, turn right on to South Drive, immediately after crossing the River. To access the North Lobby of The Merchandise Mart, turn right on the North Drive of The Mart.

Parking:

More than 6,000 parking spaces are located within a four-block radius of The Merchandise Mart, including the MartParc Wells garage, located at the corner of Kinzie and Wells Streets; and MartParc Orleans, located at the corner of Orleans and Hubbard Streets.