Glessner House is a mansion venue located in Chicago, IL. Nestled in this historic building, The Dining Room is available to rent for private gatherings. Originally built in 1887 by renowned American architect Henry Hobson Richard, this venue exhibits a vintage allure. The staff welcomes a variety of events, such as private dinners, small wedding ceremonies, and showers.
Honoring the venue’s historic architectural design, The Dining Room boasts a traditionally elegant atmosphere. Antique wood furniture and wood-paneled walls emphasize this space’s nostalgic charm. A curved bay of windows overlooks the venue’s courtyard and imbues the space with plenty of natural light. Or, for a more intimate aesthetic, the windows can be draped with red curtains. In the adjacent parlor, an 1887 Steinway piano provides the opportunity for classical music entertainment. This 485-square-foot space can accommodate up to 50 people and be configured into a variety of layouts.
Glessner House offers clients an array of event services for their private gathering. To ensure a seamless event, a facility manager will be on hand on the day of the occasion to provide any necessary assistance. The mansion is equipped with many contemporary comforts such as sound systems, lighting systems, and air conditioning.