Kadampa Meditation Center Chicago
- in Wicker Park
2010 W Pierce Ave, Chicago, IL 60622
Just steps from the heart of one of Chicago's most vibrant and diverse neighborhoods, this surprisingly quiet and peaceful space includes
a compact shop with meditation books and essentials
a comfortable meditation area
community space where you can enjoy a cup of tea or cookie with fellow students after class
Currently closed, due to the pandemic. When it's safe to re-open, we'll resume the hours listed below.
Open about 30 minutes before each class or event, and also:
Thu, 2pm - 5pm
Fri, 2:30pm - 5pm
Currently closed, due to the pandemic.
Transit: Because we're just one block from the nexus of the neighborhood (the Six Corners intersection of North, Damen, & Milwaukee) there are many CTA options for getting there:
Blue Line train: Damen Station
#50 Damen Ave bus: Damen & Milwaukee/North Ave stop
#72 North Ave bus: Damen stop
#56 Milwaukee Ave bus: Damen & Milwaukee/North Ave stop
Any of these transit options will take you within one block of the Wicker Park Center, on Pierce Ave west of Damen Ave. and just south of North Ave.
Car: Located not far from I90/94 and near the intersection of several major roads, there are many routes to our Wicker Park location. You can use the map at the top of the page to find the best one for you. Once you reach the area, you may find our map and guide to free street parking helpful. It's usually possible to find free parking no more than 2 or 3 blocks away.