Palmer House celebrates its 150th anniversary

Bob Sirott

This is an exterior view of the Hilton Palmer House buildings in Chicago, Ill., in 1960. (AP Photo/Hilton Organization)

Bob Sirott was joined by Palmer House Hilton General Manager Dean Lane to talk about the 150th anniversary of the Palmer House, which they celebrated last week. Bob and Dean also discussed the hotel being closed for a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the reopening in June, and the invention of the brownie.

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