Stories from StoryCorps in Chicago
Dan Miller grew up in a family of nine children in Wisconsin. His family was poor, and his father supported ...
“You moved into the hospital with me.”
Ondelee Perteet talks to his mother, Deetreena, about getting shot when he was 14 years old.
“It's been a beautiful journey knowing you.”
Patricia Lyons Simon Newman speaks with her son Scott Simon. Ms. Newman passed away on July 29, 2013.
“I went as macho as I could be to mask what I was underneath. ”
Alexis Martinez (L) tells her daughter, Lesley Etherly Martinez (R), about being a transgender woman.
“I grew up when that happened.”
Ruben Aguilar tells his friend Bill Luna about his family's deportation as part of the Mexican Repatriation Program in 1933.
Visit StoryCorps in Chicago
78 E. Washington St.
Chicago, IL 60602
Link to map.
Thursday: 12:30PM - 7:00PM
Saturday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Schedule times and dates may vary and are subject to change. This includes major holidays.
ParkingParking is not available at the Chicago Cultural Center.
You can park in Millennium Park Garage, Grant Park North, Grant Park South and East Monroe Garages for convenient access to the Cultural Center. These garages do charge a parking fee.
For more information or directions for any of these parking garages, visit www.millenniumgarages.com or call 312.616.0600.
AccessibilityThe wheelchair accessible entrance of the Chicago Cultural Center is located at street level at Garland Court, near the Randolph Street entrance.
Wheelchairs for use in the Chicago Cultural Center are available upon request on a first come, first served basis. Upon arrival, please ask the security officer on duty in the lobby for assistance.
Public TransportationThe Chicago Cultural Center is easily accessible by both Chicago Transit Authority buses and trains and Metra's commuter rail lines.
By train: Brown, Purple, Orange, Green, Pink line stop is Randolph & Wabash. Blue and Red line stop is Washington, walk 2 blocks east.
By bus: # 3, 4, 6, 124, 147,151, or 157 or J14, Michigan/Washington or Michigan/Randolph.
By Metra: Metra Electric District and South Shore Line stop at Millennium Station (Michigan Ave. between South Water & Randolph St).
For more detailed information, you can go to www.transitchicago.com or call the Travel Information Center at 1-888-YOUR-CTA or 1-888-CTA-TTY1 (TTY).
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