Directions & Accessibility

Hyde Park Union Church
5600 South Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637
 
The Church Office entrance is
the side door on 56th Street.

Directions
From Lakeshore Drive, take the 53rd Street exit and proceed west for ten blocks to Woodlawn Avenue. Turn left and travel south for three blocks to the red sandstone building on the right on the corner of Woodlawn Avenue and 56th Street.
 
From the Dan Ryan Expressway, take the Garfield Blvd. exit and travel east. Garfield turns north at Washington Park; go north one block, then east on 55th Street. The church is five blocks east, one block south, at Woodlawn Avenue and 56th Street.

Parking
Parking can be difficult during weekday business hours; on-street parking is generally not a problem on weekends. A multiple-story parking facility is available for a modest fee, with entrances at both Greenwood and Ellis Avenues, south of 55th Street (two blocks west the church). On-street parking is always easier a block or two north of 55th Street.

Accessibility
Our Sanctuary, Social Hall, and 1st Floor Restroom are handicap accessible. A wheelchair accessible entrance is located on the south side of the building on Woodlawn Avenue. Follow the sidewalk along the sanctuary and south garden. The inside lift provides access to the Social Hall. The Sanctuary is equipped with a FM transmitter for the hearing impaired. Large print hymnals and hearing aids are available on the back table.