Hilton Fort Worth
Originally the Hotel Texas, the historic Hilton Fort Worth is a legendary destination, immortalized as the location of 35th President John F Kennedy’s final address on the morning of November 22, 1963. Situated in downtown Fort Worth, this elegant Texas landmark is near significant cultural and historic attractions, including Sundance Square, The Fort Worth Cultural District, and the notable Stockyards Rodeo.
Built in 1921, Hilton Fort Worth boasts 294 thoughtfully-appointed guestrooms and suites in a variety of layouts, refined dining experiences, from world-class steaks at Ruth's Chris Steakhouse to inventive cocktails at Skylight Court Bar, and over 25,000 sq ft of meeting and event space, including the iconic Grand Crystal Ballroom. As one of the only hotels next to the Fort Worth Convention Center, Hilton Fort Worth offers business services and complimentary wireless Internet access throughout the hotel.
President Kennedy delivered his last address in the Crystal Ballroom, on November 22, 1963, just hours before his assassination in Dallas.
Original Property Opened: 1921
815 Main Street
Fort Worth, Texas
Historic Hotels of America toll-free reservations number (800) 678-8946.
The Jazz Age, 1919 ~ 1928
Originally the Hotel Texas, the historic Hilton Fort Worth is a legendary destination, immortalized as the location of 35th President John F Kennedy’s final address on the morning of November 22, 1963.
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