Wicker Park

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

In-Person Classes in Wicker Park


11am - 12:15pm

Meditations for Healing


6 - 6:30pm

Thursday Evening Guided Meditation


6:30pm - 7pm

Tuesday Evening Guided Meditation


7pm - 8pm

Meditations for Inspiration


7:30pm - 8:30pm

A Life Beyond Anger

Open Hours

Mon: 6pm - 7pm

Tue: 1pm - 4pm

Wed: 2pm - 5pm

Thu: 5pm - 6pm

and roughly 30 minutes before each in-person class and event


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, which is on Pierce Ave just 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 a few blocks away.

free street parking in Wicker Park
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Getting There