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    The Cernan Earth and Space Center is located on the west campus in the I Building.

    If you are using a GPS device, you can put in 1736 5th Avenue River Grove, IL 60171.

    Click HERE to view a campus map.

    DRIVING DIRECTIONS

    From the North:
    Exit from the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) at Irving Park Road (Illinois 19), heading east to River Road. Turn right (south) on River Road. Stay to the right at Fifth Avenue to reach the Triton campus (first stoplight). Turn right (west) and then right again; turn left into the student parking lot that lies between the Cernan Earth and Space Center and Palmer Avenue.

    NOTE: There is NO exit from the Tri-State Tollway (I-294) at North Avenue.

    From the South:
    From I-55, get off at Harlem Avenue (exit 283). Travel north 7.58 miles to North Avenue. Turn left (west) on North Avenue and travel 1.78 miles to 5th Avenue. Turn right (north) onto 5th Avenue. The main entrance to the Triton College campus is the first stoplight. Go to the second traffic light and turn left (west) and then right again; turn left into the student parking lot that lies between the Cernan Earth and Space Center and Palmer Avenue.

    From the East:
    Travel west on North Avenue to Fifth Avenue (just past First Avenue). Turn right and drive north on Fifth Avenue to reach the Triton campus (second stoplight). Turn left (west) and then right; turn left into the student parking lot that lies between the Cernan Earth and Space Center and Palmer Avenue.

    From the West:
    Travel east on North Avenue to Fifth Avenue (just past the Winston Plaza Shopping Center). Turn left and drive north on Fifth Avenue to reach the Triton campus (second stoplight). Turn left (west) and then right; turn left into the student parking lot that lies between the Cernan Earth and Space Center and Palmer Avenue.

    Public Transporation
    The Regional Transporation Authority (RTA) provides access to the Triton campus. For information about routes and schedules to Triton College, please see our Public Transportation page or call the RTA toll-free at 1-800-972-7000