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Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center is located in the heart of Downtown Rockford within easy driving distance.

Mendelssohn’s three-building campus consists of:  Mendelssohn Hall, Starr Center, and Emerson House

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For interactive Google Map directions, click on the letter button for each venue.

M2-buttonMendelssohn Hall
406 N. Main St.
Rockford, IL 61103

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S-buttonStarr Center
415 N. Church St.
Rockford, IL 61103

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E2-buttonEmerson House
420 N. Main St.
Rockford, IL 61103

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FROM NORTH
From I-90 East

Follow I-90 to US Business Route 20 West (E. State St.) exit. Merge onto E. State St. and follow for approximately 7 miles through town. Turn right (north) onto Jefferson St. (Amoco Station/McDonalds is at northeast corner of intersection, on right). Follow Jefferson St. across river to the second traffic light. Turn right (north) onto N. Main St. The Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center campus is located on the left across from Beattie Park. The parking lot adjacent to the campus is available for use during all events.

FROM SOUTH
From I-39 North

Follow I-39 North to US Route 20 West (Freeport-5 Rockford Exits). Follow US Route 20 to the third exit, IL Route 2 North (Main St.). Exit right (north) and follow Main St. for approximately 2 miles where IL Route 2 splits to the right onto Wyman St. Follow Wyman St. to fifth traffic signal, W. Jefferson St. Turn left (west) onto W. Jefferson St. into far (right) lane. At first traffic light turn right (north) onto N. Main St. The Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center campus is located on the left across from Beattie Park. The parking lot adjacent to the campus is available for use during all events.

FROM EAST
From I-90

If coming on I-90 from Chicago or Wisconsin, take the East State Street exit (Business Route 20). Merge right (west) onto East State Street and follow for approximately 7 miles through town. Continue to follow the marked Business 20 route through the downtown area. Turn right onto Jefferson Street (Amoco Station/McDonalds is on your right). Follow Jefferson Street across river to 2nd traffic signal. Turn right (north) onto North Main Street. The Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center campus is located on the left across from Beattie Park. The parking lot adjacent to the campus is available for use during all events.

If coming on Business Route 20 from the east, follow marked route until junction with I-90, and then follow directions above.

From I-88
Take I-88 west to I-39 North. Follow I-39 North to US Route 20 West (Freeport-5 Rockford Exits). Follow US Route 20 to the third exit, IL Route 2 North (Main St.). Exit right (north) and follow Main St. for approximately 2 miles where IL Route 2 splits to the right onto Wyman St. Follow Wyman St. to fifth traffic signal, W. Jefferson St. Turn left (west) onto W. Jefferson St. into far (right) lane. At first traffic light turn right (north) onto N. Main St. The Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center campus is located on the left across from Beattie Park. The parking lot adjacent to the campus is available for use during all events.

FROM WEST

Take US Route 20 East to US Business Route 20 East (W. State St.) [* see optional route below]. Follow W. State St. east for approximately 6 miles until you reach Wyman St. Turn left onto Wyman St. and follow to second traffic signal, W. Jefferson St. Turn left (west) onto W. Jefferson St. into far (right) lane. At first traffic light turn right (north) onto N. Main St. The Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center campus is located on the left across from Beattie Park. The parking lot adjacent to the campus is available for use during all events.

* To avoid the traffic signals of W. State St. remain on US Route 20 until the IL Route 2 North (Main St.) exit. Follow Main St. north for approximately 2 miles where IL Route 2 splits to the right onto Wyman St. Follow Wyman St. to fifth traffic signal, W. Jefferson St. Turn left (west) onto W. Jefferson St. into far (right) lane. At first traffic light turn right (north) onto N. Main St. The Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center campus is located on the left across from Beattie Park. The parking lot adjacent to the campus is available for use during all events.

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