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Chicagoland : Skokie
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Skokie is a city in the Chicagoland area.

Get in

Skokie is accessible by the CTA Yellow Line (the Skokie Swift) and the Edens Expwy (I-94). If you take the "Swift" to Skokie, check out the historic old Northshore Line train station adjacent to the Swift terminal.

Get around

PACE & CTA buses run through Skokie forming connections at Old Orchard, Skokie CTA Station and Downtown Skokie and the Village Crossing Shopping Center.

CTA Bus Routes

  • 54A North Cicero/Skokie Blvd[1]
  • 97 Skokie[2]
  • 201 Central/Ridge[3]
  • 205 Chicago/Golf[4]

PACE Bus Routes

  • 208 Golf Road[5]
  • 210 Lincoln Avenue[6]
  • 215 Crawford-Howard[7]
  • 225 Central-Howard[8]
  • 226 Oakton Street[9]
  • 250 Dempster Street[10]
  • 290 Touhy Avenue[11]
  • 413 Niles South End Special[12]
  • 422 Linden CTA-Glenview-Northbrook Court[13]
  • 626 Skokie Valley Limited[14]


  • Emily Oaks Nature Center
  • North Shore Center for the Performing Arts [15]
  • Skokie Theater [16]]


  • The Skokie Park District [17] has facilities such as the batting cages/mini golf
  • Oakton Pool
  • Skokie Public Library, 5215 Oakton Street, +1 847 673 7774, [18]. M-F 9AM-9PM, Sa 9AM-6PM, Su noon-6PM. Award winning public library, cultural events, free internet access and more


  • Old Orchard Shopping Center
  • Village Crossing Shopping Center (Touhy Ave & Carpenter Ave)
  • Skokie Theatre Music Foundation, 7924 N Lincoln Ave, +1 847-677-7761, [19]. Jazz, Theater, Film events


There are restaurants galore! Just travel along Dempster Street.



Get out

Routes through Skokie
WaukeganWilmette  W noframe E  ChicagoGary
WaukeganWilmette  N noframe S  Chicago

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