Directions to Highland Park Public Library

Highland Park Public Library is located at 494 Laurel Avenue, Highland Park, Illinois 60035, east of the railroad tracks, just south of Central Avenue on St. Johns Avenue (Google map).

Highland Park Public Library is across the street from the Metra Union Pacific North (Ogilvy Transportation Center to Kenosha) Highland Park station:

Metra Online Schedule

Sunday schedule:
To Highland Park:
Train 811 leaves Ogilvy Transportation Center at 12:34 PM arriving Highland Park at 1:30 PM
To Chicago:
Train 820 leaves Highland Park at 4:34 PM arriving Ogilvy Transportation Center at 5:30 PM arriving 


  • Two Free Outdoor Parking Lots:
    Highland Park Train Station, entrance on St. Johns Avenue south of Laurel Avenue. (Free on weekends and after 5 PM on weekdays)
    Garage on St. Johns Avenue north of Laurel Avenue and located just east of the railroad tracks.
    Free street parking in front of library and on St. Johns Avenue (north of Laurel Avenue).

Accessing Highland Park Public Library:

  • Entrance on Laurel Avenue, pass through lobby to stairs going down or elevator on the left down one floor.
  • Auditorium located at garage or basement level.