500 S. Central Ave.
Chicago, IL 60644

Located Within: Columbus (Christopher) Park
Supervisor: Sidney Lewis
Phone Numbers: (773) 287-7641



Facility Hours
Day Time slot Comment
Sunday: closed
Monday: 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Tuesday: 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Wednesday: 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Thursday: 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Friday: 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Saturday: closed

Hours Notes

Hours of operation typically begin at 3pm right after school. Feel free to reach out to the park for any updates.


Chicago Park District Teen Centers are designed specifically for teens to socialize, play a video game or just hang out with their friends in a safe environment.

The Teen Centers typically feature WIFI, gaming console & TV, table tennis, foosball table, colorful and comfy beanbag chairs, and a few more surprises.

The core vision of these spaces will help teens:

  • Connect with friends.
  • Be creative
  • Explore their voice
  • Access Technology
  • Be themselves
  • Feel comfortable and safe
  • Do homework after school

Teens are encouraged to use the centers as their own. We are excited to see you back in the parks!

Map & Facilities

Columbus Park - Teen Center

500 S. Central Ave.
Chicago, IL 60644
United States

(773) 287-7641