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About the Space

Please Note: Due to renovations, we are not accepting any new private events in the Great Hall. However, we do have the "Burlington Room" available for private events and can accommodate about 260 people at a time.

Elegant • Historic • Glamorous

View Our eBrochureExperience the ultimate venue in Chicago. The magnificent Great Hall at Chicago Union Station is the ideal location for elegant special events, receptions and weddings. Originally designed by famed architect Daniel Burnham ("make no small plans, they have no magic to stir men's blood") and completed in 1925 by the Graham, Anderson, Probst and White Firm, the Great Hall is considered to be one of the greatest indoor spaces in the United States.

Guests are awed as they enter this 20,000 foot classic Beaux Arts style room which boasts 18 soaring Corinthian columns, terracotta walls, a pink Tennessee marble floor and is crowned with a spectacular five-story, barrel-vaulted, atrium ceiling.

The rich history and beauty of the Great Hall has made it a popular location for feature films including The Untouchables, My Best Friend's Wedding, Flags of Our Fathers and many others. Whether you are planning a dinner for 300 or a cocktail reception for 2,500 this timeless setting in one of Chicago's most prestigious landmarks and will be sure to make an unforgettable impression upon your guests.

For info on private events, promotional events, new product launches,
or filming, please contact:

Corporate Concierge ServicesCorporate Concierge Services
500 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 107
Chicago, IL 60661


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