Travel and Directions

The conference is centrally located just outside of Chicago in Oakbrook Terrace, IL.  It is a convenient, modern and functional facility where architects and building professionals can "learn more and walk less."


The 2018 ALA Midwest Architecture Conference is being held on Tuesday, October 2nd at Drury Lane in Oakbrook Terrace, IL. The facilities accommodate the Product Show and Seminars efficiently and comfortably. The Theater accommodates the Keynote Presentation. Parking is FREE!

Drury Lane Conference Center
100 Drury Lane
Oakbrook Terrace, IL  60181
(630) 530-8300


ALA has a block of rooms reserved at the Hilton Garden Inn, which is adjacent to the Drury Lane Conference Center.

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago / Oakbrook Terrace
1000 Drury Lane
Oakbrook Terrace, IL. 60181
(630) 941-1177
(630) 941-1188 ~ Fax

From Rt. 83: exit on Roosevelt Road (Rt. 38) East, follow signs for Drury Lane.
From I-294: exit at I-88 west, pay toll, exit at Cermak Road, proceed thru stoplight on Spring Road, turn right on to Drury Lane Street. Those arriving from O’hare should take I-294.

Free, covered parking garage adjacent to Drury Lane Convention Center.