WonderLab has adjacent, on-street parking and nearby public parking facilities. Free options are available. Visit the City of Bloomington Downtown Parking Website for more information.
2019 PARKING FEES CHART
The 2019 Parking Fees Chart shows the parking meter fees for the City of Bloomington’s public parking garages, on-street parking meters, and surface lots.
FREE WEEKEND AND EVENING PARKING OPTION
Parking at the Monroe Convention Center lot is free all day Saturday and Sunday and from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. Monday through Friday.
NEW PARKING LOCATION ADDED AS OF 4/18/19
Limited free parking is available to the general public after 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and all day Saturday and Sunday across the street from the Convention Center. The parking lot, near the Napa Auto Parts Building, is located on the southeast corner of College and 3rd Street.
Meters ($0.25 per 15 minutes) are enforced Monday through Saturday, 9 am – 9 pm. These spaces are free on Sundays and City of Bloomington holidays. You can use coins, credit card, debit card or Park Mobile smartphone app.
PUBLIC PARKING FACILITIES
The Morton Street Garage ( entrance at 300 N Morton St) is the closest public parking facility, between 6th St and 7th St just two blocks north of WonderLab. The first hour is free, Monday through Saturday, with a cost of $.50 per hour for each subsequent hour. Sundays are free. The garage is monitored 24 hrs/day, 7 days/week. This garage is an easy two-block walk to WonderLab via the B-Line Trail, suitable for strollers and wheelchairs.
There is one accessible metered parking space in front of WonderLab. See also the public parking garages.
MEMBERS: FREE PARKING ON WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS
WonderLab members may request a special parking pass at the WonderLab welcome desk to display in your car’s windshield that will allow you to park in the back lot of the Monroe Convention Center on weekends and holidays. Please contact the Membership Manager or staff at the Welcome Desk. This lot is an easy one-block walk to WonderLab via the B-Line Trail, suitable for strollers and wheelchairs. There is no hourly restriction on these parking spaces, so you can relax and enjoy your visit at WonderLab.
Your group confirmation letter will provide instructions on bus parking.