Directions & Parking

Music Hall

1241 Elm St.
Cincinnati OH 45202

  • Tickets and Information: (513) 621-2787 [ARTS]
  • Administrative Offices: (513) 744-3344


From I-75 southbound

Exit at Ezzard Charles Drive. Turn left onto Ezzard Charles, which ends at Central Parkway. Music Hall is the building on Central Parkway directly across from Ezzard Charles Drive.

From I-71 southbound

Exit at Reading Road. Bear right onto Reading Road and turn right onto Liberty Street (second light). Turn left onto Central Parkway. Music Hall will be on you left at 14th Street.

From I-71/I-75 northbound

Crossing the Ohio River, move into the center right-hand lane. Bear right at the end of the bridge; take the first exit onto 5th Street. Take the first left just past the Duke Energy Convention Center onto Elm Street and continue to Music Hall, which is between 12th and 14th Streets.

From I-471 northbound

From I-471, take the 6th Street exit. Continue west along 6th Street to Elm Street. Turn right on Elm and continue to Music Hall, which is between 12th and 14th Streets.

Cincinnati Bell Connector (Streetcar)

Running up to 18 hours a day and 365 days a year, the Cincinnati Bell Connector is an electric mode of transportation operating in its first phase on a 3.6-mile loop connecting key communities in the city's urban core.

Use the Music Hall Station at the corner of Elm and 14th Streets.

For more information, visit our Cincinnati Bell Connector info page.


There are more than 2,500 parking spots within four blocks of Music Hall. A 450-space underground parking garage at Washington Park is located directly across Elm Street from the front doors of venue. This convenient parking garage also has ADA Accessible Parking parking and elevators. A surface parking lot between Music Hall and Memorial Hall is accessible from Elm Street and Central Parkway. Convenient parking is also available at the Town Center Parking (CET) Garage on Central Parkway. 

NOTE:  On FC Cincinnati game days, parking will be unavailable or limited to the general public at the following locations due to pre-paid FCC passes: Town Center Garage (no availability ), Washington Park Garage (limited availability), and Mercer Garage OTR (limited availability)


Washington Park Garage

  • 1230 Elm Street
    Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
  • Guaranteed parking for CSO and Pops Subscribers (for CSO/Pops events only)
  • Limited availability on FCC game days due to pre-paid FCC passes

Town Center (CET) Garage

  • 1251 Central Parkway
    Cincinnati, Ohio 45214
  • No availability on FCC game days due to pre-paid FCC passes

SP Parking Lot (uncovered)

  • 1228 Elm Street
    Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
  • Guaranteed CSO donor parking (for CSO/Pops events only)

Mercer Garage

  • 5 Mercer Street
    Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
  • Limited availability on FCC game days due to pre-paid FCC passes

PCA Parking Lot (Uncovered)

  • 250 West Court Street
    Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

Gateway Garage

  • 10 East Central Parkway
    Cincinnati, Ohio 45202

We recommend arriving early for the best parking. You may also drop off patrons in front of Music Hall on Elm Street and then park. If you require wheelchair assistance, please alert a security officer and they will contact a staff member to bring a wheelchair out to the curb and assist you to your seats.

For more information about parking at Music Hall, call (513) 744-3344.


Accessible Parking

ADA Accessible Parking: There are several ADA Accessible spots at the Washington Park Garage across the street from Music Hall, as well as at the surface parking lot located between Music Hall and Memorial Hall. A convenient drop-off lane is located in front of Music Hall on Elm Street, near the Box Office and wheelchair-accessible entrance (1241 Elm Street). 

NOTE: Music Hall does not own or manage the parking facilities listed below. Parking rates are subject to change and are posted at each lot.

Alternative Transportation

  • Ridesharing: Consider ridesharing apps such as Uber and Lyft for an easy commute

  • Cincinnati Bell Connector: Also known as the streetcar, the Connector stops directly in front of Music Hall on Elm Street. Visit for more information.

  • Cincinnati Metro: Click here for more information on the Metro bus schedules and stops.

  • CincyEZPark: This simple app allows you to pay parking meters using your smartphone. Visit for more information.

  • Cincy Red Bike: Pick up or drop off a Red Bike directly in front of Music Hall in Washington Park. Visit for more information.

Music Hall Parking Map