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In the 19th century, Chicago built the world’s first modern skyscraper. In the 20th century, we created a world-renowned skyline. And today, Chicago aspires to make that skyline the most efficient on the planet. – Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Hotel Allegro Chicago

Address

171 West Randolph Street Chicago, IL 60601

Neighborhood

Loop

Owner

Clarion Partners LLC

Property manager

Kimpton Hotels

Year Constructed

1926

Architect

Eitel Family

Sq. Footage

318,000

Building Description

The Hotel Allegro was built in 1926 originally known as the Bismarck Hotel. It was the home of the Democratic National Committee during the 1970’s. It was the 1st Boutique Style hotel opened in Chicago in 1998 from Kimpton Hotels.

Year Joined the Retrofit Chicago Energy Challenge

March 2013