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Experience the glamour, intrigue and excitement of the bygone era of the "Grand Hotel" at the Palmer House. Explore the recently restored public spaces and beautifully renovated guest rooms while learning about the intriguing history of the country's oldest continually operating hotel.

1 Hour
$15 public
FREE for CAF members
In the Wabash Ave. lobby (between Monroe & Adams) by the red staircase leading to Potter's Lounge. The Palmer House address is 17 E. Monroe St.

The Palmer House is truly a magical place! The hotel has received numerous awards for this multi-million dollar restoration/renovation.

All tourees will receive a discount coupon for Lockwood Restaurant, located in the Palmer House.

Note: Although it's not required, we recommend making reservations in advance for this tour.

Through March 31, members can bring a friend for FREE on all CAF building tours! Individual members may bring one friend, and household members may bring up to two friends. Log into your account when purchasing tickets to redeem this offer, or reserve tickets through CAF's call center (312.922.8687). Advance reservations are required as some tours have strict capacities. View the list of qualifying tours.

Upcoming Palmer House Hotel Tours