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A Citizen & Visitor’s Guide

Senior Center

Park Details
Location:2 On The Lake
Hours: -
Acres: 40,000 sq. ft.
Playground Equipment: -
Baseball Fields: -
Basketball Courts: -
Rest Rooms: yes
Concessions: -
Drinking Fountains: 1
Picnic Shelters: -
Picnic Tables: -
Handicapped Accessible: yes
Additional Information

primary use is senior center and rental hall

Welcome to the Senior Center main page.

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Directions to Washington Park

 

From Downtown Chicago
Approximately 66 miles

  • Take I80/94 East or I90 East
  • Exit on US 421 North (Exit 34B) - US 421 North turns into Franklin Street
  • Take US 421/Franklin Street North through Michigan City until it dead ends in front of the public library
  • Turn right on 4th Street and drive one block
  • Turn left on Pine Street
  • Stay right and follow over the bridge
  • Washington Park entrance is on the left across from B & E Marine
  • Take first right and follow to the Senior Center

 


 

From Southwest Michigan (Grand Rapids area)
Approximately 125 miles

  • Take I-96 West
  • Exit onto and follow I-94 West
  • Exit and follow US-20 West (Exit 40B)
  • Stay straight and go onto US 35 North (this is also Michigan Boulevard)
  • Turn left (west) on Highway 12
  • Follow Route 12 southwest into Michigan City
  • As you enter town, pass through two traffic lights
  • After the overpass, turn right onto Pine Street
  • Stay right and follow over the bridge
  • Washington Park entrance is on the left across from B & E Marine
  • Take first right and follow to the Senior Center

 


 

From the New Buffalo area

 

  • Follow Route 12 southwest into Michigan City
  • As you enter town, pass through two traffic lights
  • After the overpass, turn right onto Pine Street
  • Follow Pine Street over the bridge to Washington Park
  • Take first right and follow to the Senior Center

 


 

From Indianapolis area
Approximately 177 miles

  • Take I-65 North
  • Exit onto and follow I-94 East
  • Exit on US 421 North (Exit 34B) - US 421 North turns into Franklin Street
  • Take US 421/Franklin Street North through Michigan City until it dead ends in front of the public library
  • Turn right on 4th Street and drive one block
  • Turn left on Pine Street
  • Stay right and follow over the bridge
  • Washington Park entrance is on the left across from B & E Marine
  • Take first right and follow to the Senior Center

 


 

From South Bend, Indiana

Approximately 34 miles

  • Take IN Highway 2 West
  • Continue onto US Highway 20 West 
  • Continue onto E. Michigan Blvd. (or Highway 35 North)
  • Turn left onto US Highway 12 West at stoplight
  • Drive one block and turn right on Pine Street at stoplight (at City Hall)
  • Stay right and follow over the bridge
  • Washington Park entrance is on the left across from B & E Marine
  • Take first right and follow to the Senior Center