Go Back In Time, Give Back Your Crime At The Drake Hotel

The Drake Hotel Launches Amnesty Program in Preparation for History Tour

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February 03, 2014

CHICAGO - For nearly 100 years The Drake Hotel has stood at the top of the Magnificent Mile as a pillar of high society. Built in 1920, The Drake was considered the most luxurious hotel in Chicago. Benjamin Marshall, the original architect, designed the grand dame of hotels with unusual magnificence. There was nothing like it in appearance. Throughout the years, the hotel has helped friends and family turn moments into memories, and memories into traditions. Everyone has their Drake story and with that, some have their Drake "souvenir."

In the last century, countless items from the Historic Landmark Property have gone missing. Understanding that the hotel's history is part of your history, The Drake Hotel is giving guests an official pardon with the launch of its amnesty program, "Go Back in Time, Give Back the Crime." The stories, the memories and the items returned will all be on display.

For the next two months, items will be accepted by mail or in person and without guilt or suspicion-no questions asked. This amnesty program is in preparation for The Drake's official history tour, which will launch on April 1. Please address your submissions to 140 East Walton Place, Chicago IL 60657, Attention: Marketing Department.

Media can access additional information about The Drake Hotel at news.hilton.com/drake.

About The Drake Hotel
Since 1920, The Drake Hotel has remained committed to its distinguished service and historic traditions. Located on Chicago's Magnificent Mile, The Drake Hotel offers 535 guest rooms and five on-site dining facilities. For more information about The Drake thedrakehotel.com.


Nicole Mieske
The Drake Hotel
+312 932 4532

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