Chicago Park District
It’s easy to find parking at
parks and facilities. We offer metered parking throughout the area. We also offer parking in specific areas like the Field Museum
, Margate Park
, and along the Chicago lakefront
Looking to spend some time on the water? The Chicago Park District has convenient boat launch locations
near the Lakefront.
Visit our FAQs
for quick answers. You can also contact our Customer Service Hotline at (877) 638-3716
Pay by Phone
Chicago Park District currently offers Pay by Phone at all the metered locations. This service is not available at the gated lots which include North Avenue Beach, Belmont North, Belmont South, and the Conservatory. For more information on how to Pay by Phone at Chicago Park District parking lots click here
. Please note
the ParkMobile Pay by Phone service is the only system that works for the Chicago Park District lake front lots. No other phone payment app
will work at these locations including ParkChicago used for City street parking.
- CLOSURES ALERT Do to COVID-19
Remember to practice Social Distancing at all times!
The Chicago Park District has currently closed the Lakefront and adjacent parks, beaches and trails. To learn more, visit the official Chicago Park District website.
The following Parking lots remain OPEN:
Diversey Driving Range
The following Parking lots are TEMPORARILY CLOSED:
North Avenue Beach
Montrose Dog Beach
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