With restaurants, boutique shops, picturesque beaches, and the charms of Northwestern University’s historic campus all in walking distance, The Mather’s location in Evanston puts you in close proximity to everything the North Shore has to offer… including easy access to the many metropolitan perks of downtown Chicago.

There’s opportunity afoot

The Mather is truly steps from it all. According to www.walkscore.com, The Mather is located in a walker’s paradise, reaching a walkability score of 96 out of 100. It’s no wonder residents like to explore the vibrant neighborhood atmosphere. It’s so easy!

Downtown Evanston awaits

  • 30+ restaurants within four square blocks
  • Banks, places of worship, hair salons, bookstores, medical/dental offices, specialty clothing shops, grocery stores, parks, hotels, train stations, coffee shops, and other interesting and eclectic services

Numerous recreational, cultural, and entertainment venues, including:

  • Northwestern University
  • Music Institute of Chicago
  • Evanston Public Library
  • Evanston Art Center
  • Evanston Farmers’ Market
  • Dawes Park
  • Shakespeare Garden
  • Rotary International Headquarters
  • The Woman’s Club of Evanston
  • Evanston Historical Society
  • local festivals celebrating art, food, and more
  • downtown Chicago is a short car or train ride away, with Metra and CTA “L” train stations just three blocks from The Mather
  • walking paths along the lakefront and beach access
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Guide to The Mather

Discover life at The Mather

with photos, floor plans, and more

Take a detailed tour of The Mather from the comfort of your couch.

  • Get an inside look at our Life Plan Community
  • Review our monthly cost calculator
  • Explore apartment home floor plans

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