First United Methodist Church at the Chicago Temple is located in the heart of “the Loop”, or downtown Chicago, at 77 West Washington Street. It is directly across the street from Daley Plaza and the iconic Picasso sculpture.
The church is located within easy reach by public transportation and Chicago Transit Authority buses. Schedules, routes and fares are available at www.transitchicago.com.
There is some free street parking on Sunday mornings, but drivers are urged to read the signs carefully to avoid tickets or towing. You can also park in the Imperial Parking “Self Park” garage at either 172 W. Madison St. or 179 W. Washington St. Pick up a reduced parking ticket from the security guard in the church elevator lobby. Our parking discount is limited to all day Saturday and Sunday and after 4 p.m. throughout the week.