The University of Chicago Medicine main campus is located in Chicago's historic Hyde Park neighborhood, an area that's home to an abundance of cultural and educational attractions. In Hyde Park, you'll find the world-famous Museum of Science and Industry, as well as many diverse restaurants, family parks, cozy bookstores and coffee shops.

During the academic year, approximately 23,000 University of Chicago students, faculty and staff are on campus each day. Many of these people not only work or go to school in Hyde Park, but they live here, too.

A number of hotels in the Hyde Park and Chicago area provide rooms at discounted rates to patients and their families. Find out more about hotel discounts.

Discover Hyde Park Attractions

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Museum of Science and Industry

At this landmark museum, you can digitally navigate through a large-scale 3D animation of the human heart, watch baby chicks hatch from their eggs, tour a coal mine and view a breathtaking IMAX film.

DuSable Museum of African American History

Located across the street from the University of Chicago Medicine campus, this popular museum is devoted to preserving and interpreting the historical achievements and experiences of African-Americans.

Smart Museum of Art

Features a collection that spans five centuries of fine art

The Oriental Institute

World-famous collection of antiquities

The Renaissance Society

University of Chicago Presents

Features chamber music performed by artists from around the world

Rockefeller Chapel Events

This architectural masterpiece is a spectacular venue for concerts, theater and lectures by internationally known speakers.

Hyde Park Art Center and Horwich Gallery

The Court Theatre

Acclaimed professional theater, featuring classical plays and musical theater productions

DOC Films

On-campus movie theater that screens a wide variety of films, including independent and foreign films, classics and recent box-office hits

The Frank Lloyd Wright/Frederick C. Robie House

Designed in 1909, the Prairie-style Robie House is considered one of Wright's finest achievements.

Garden of the Phoenix

Located in Jackson Park, this garden features traditional Japanese elements such as an arching moon bridge, peaceful lagoons, colorful flowers and lush plants and trees.

Hyde Park Playgrounds