Directions to First Folio Theatre at Mayslake Peabody Estate

First Folio Theatre is located at the Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W 31st St, Oak Brook, IL 60523

map1detailVIA I-290 (The Eisenhower):

  • Take I-290 to I-88 west.
  • Go past the first tollbooth to Rt. 83 South.
  • Take Rt. 83 south to the first exit, 31st St. 
  • Turn right (west) on 31st St.
  • The entrance is 1/4 mile down on the left. Look for a big stone gateway, a Forest Preserve sign, and our banners.

VIA I-55 (The Stevenson):

  • Take I-55 to Rt. 83/Kingery (exit #274).
  • Go north on Rt. 83 five miles to 31st St.
  • Turn left (west) on 31st St.
  • The entrance is 1/4 mile down on the left. Look for a big stone gateway, a Forest Preserve sign, and our banners.

VIA I-294 (The Tri-State Tollway):

  • Take I-294 to I-88 west.
  • Go past the first tollbooth to Rt. 83 South.
  • Take Rt. 83 south to the first exit, 31st St.
  • Turn right (west) on 31st St.
  • The entrance is 1/4 mile down on the left. Look for a big stone gateway, a Forest Preserve sign, and our banners.

VIA I-355 (The North/South Tollway):

  • Take I-355 to I-88 east.
  • Exit at Midwest Rd.
  • Turn left (south) on Midwest and go 3/4 mile to 31st St.
  • Turn left (east) on 31st St. Entrance is 3/4 mile down on the right. Look for a big stone gateway, a Forest Preserve sign, and our banners.

Where to go from the Forest Preserve Entrance

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map 2Outdoor Theatre:

  • Follow the winding driveway in.
  • Park in either of the parking lots (on the left or the right) once you get to the traffic circle.
  • You'll see the box office table set up at the driveway that is marked "authorized vehicles only" - come see us for your tickets! 

Indoor Theatre:

  • Follow the winding driveway in.
  • Park in the parking lot on the RIGHT of the traffic circle, closest to the buildings.
  • Follow the reddish brick pathway through the lawn (there's two that meet in the middle) until it turns to the right, just beyond the first building.
  • You will see a set of heavy oak doors straight in front of you. For most events that is the entrance to use.  If it isn't a sign will be posted on it.