The Metra train stops right at the front gate of Ravinia.


Lake Cook Road will be closed east of Green Bay Road and west of St. Johns Ave for railroad repairs at the Braeside station crossing from Oct. 10 through Oct. 19. Please plan ahead as this closure could impact your route to Ravinia. Railroad officials report that trains will not stop at Braeside station late evening on weekdays or on the weekend. For more information, visit

To access Ravinia's south parking lot from the west via Lake Cook Road, turn left (north) on Green Bay Road, right on Roger Williams Avenue, right on Sheridan Road, left to stay on Sheridan Road (flashing red light over intersection), right on Lake Cook Road, right on St. Johns Ave, and left at the fork to enter the parking lot.

Access to Ravinia’s south parking lot from the east via Lake Cook Road/Sheridan Road is not affected by this closure.

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