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The Palmer House Hilton

17 East Monroe Street
Chicago, IL 60603

Phone: 312-726-7500

Hotel Reservations

Call (312) 726-7500 and mention “Chorus America” or click here to get our special guestroom rate of $229.00 for a single or double occupancy room. Make sure to reserve your room by May 21.

The Palmer House Hilton is America's longest operating hotel celebrating 145 years of service and $215 million renovation and restoration. It was the first to incorporate the light bulb, vertical steam powered railroad (elevator), telephone, and creator of the brownie. The Palmer House is a historic city-center landmark with a two-story, gilded lobby with a formal staircase, marble-topped tables, velvet seating, and a ceiling mural depicting Greek mythology.

Getting from the Airport to Conference

Chicago-O’Hare International Airport
Distance from hotel: 18 mi.
Drive time: 35-60 min.
Directions: Follow signs for I-190 out of airport. Take I-190 to I-90/94 east (Kennedy Expressway). Take I-90/94 to Monroe Street exit, turn left on Monroe Street (East), Approximately 8 blocks to The Palmer House Hilton. Hotel is on the right.
Public Transportation: Take the Blue Line train to Monroe/Dearborn stop. Take Monroe east to the hotel. The Palmer House is on the south side of the street.

Chicago Midway Airport
Distance from hotel: 12 mi.
Drive time: 30-45 min.
Directions: North on Cicero Avenue. Take Stevenson Expressway (I-55) Northeast to Kennedy Expressway (I-90) West. Exit Monroe Street, turn right (East), 8 blocks to The Palmer House Hilton. Hotel is on the right.
Public Transportation: Take the Orange Line from Midway to downtown. Get off at the Adams/Wabash stop. The Palmer House is located on the west side of Wabash Avenue.

Uber and Lyft are also available in Chicago.


A variety of parking options are available for your convenience such as overnight self parking, VIP Valet Parking and Assisted Valet Parking. For more information, visit the Conference hotel’s website.