Hyde Park (South)

Public meditation sessions are currently only taking place online. Please find day/time options here:


The Shambhala Meditation Center of Chicago offers FREE Tuesday Morning Sitting Group in Hyde Park at Montgomery Place. Abbreviated sitting meditation, followed by a meditation-related reading/discussion:

Montgomery Place Retirement Community
5550 So. Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637
[email protected]
(See the Map below for directions)

No meditation cushions at this location, but there are plenty of chairs.  You are welcomed to bring a meditation cushion if you prefer to sit on the floor.

Free meditation instruction is available at the beginning of the session to those who are new or wish to receive a refresher.

All are welcome.

For more information, please go to the local resources page of the University of Chicago Buddhist Association website, email or call 773-752-0245. It is recommended that you sign up for weekly email updates from the University of Chicago Buddhist Association Listserv.