The Lytle House 5517 North Broadway Street • Chicago • IL 60640


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Check out the Lytle House's newest addition: The Lytle Auditorium!
This natural light-flooded studio and event space boasts extra tall ceilings, architectural and landscaped backdrops (available year-round), off-street parking, and divisible rooms, making it ideal for celebrations of all sizes.

PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $3,000–7,000/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Guest count
    • Event duration
  • The weekend rental fee starts at $3,000; weekday pricing starts at $400/hour with a 3-hour minimum.

Food & Beverage Minimum
  • $2,000/event and up
  • Food & Beverage minimum varies depending on:
    • Time of year
    • Type of event
  • The Off Season package starts at $3,000; The Peak Season package starts at $5,000.

    The weekday ceremony-only package is $2,000 and includes a photographer and officiant.


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 80 80
Cocktails, etc. Standing 80 80
Reception Seated 80 80
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 80.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Elopement Packages
  • Small Wedding
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • LGBTQ+ Friendly

Essential Info


$ • $$


Preferred list

The Lytle House offers traditional catering options and also private food truck catering options.



Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, Sunday–Thursday 8am–10pm, Fridays and Saturdays 8am–11pm.

Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Garden
  • Loft / Warehouse / Industrial
  • Private Home

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Cityscape
  • Garden
  • Landscaped Grounds


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