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Athenaeum Theatre

2936 N. Southport Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657

Driving Directions

See complete driving directions here.


Small parking lot behind the theatre; enter this parking lot on Oakdale St.  A second parking lot is on the corner of Southport Ave. and Oakdale St.; enter this parking lot on Southport Ave. These lots have a “Pay and Display” system in place.  Street parking also available on area streets.  Also, there are two City of Chicago parking lots within a few blocks of the theatre: Ashland and Barry Aves. (2 blocks west to Ashland and 1 block north to Barry Ave.), and Belmont and Greenview Aves. (1 block west to Greenview Ave. and 2 blocks north to Belmont Ave.).

Public Transit

CTA Brown Line to Wellington Ave. Walk 4 blocks west to Southport; theater is just south of the intersection.


Theater is accessible; use elevator from lobby to theater level.