The original Pre-Emption House, built in 1834, stood at the center of Naperville as the first hotel and tavern west of Chicago. Today, you can rent the tavern in our re-created Pre-Emption House for private business meetings, parties, and special events.
Facilities Amenities and Services
761 sq. ft. with seating for 34 or 45 standing
Conveniently located in the heart of Downtown Naperville near I-88 and I-355 tollways (near Aurora, Bolingbrook, Downers Grove, Lisle, Warrenville, Wheaton)
A/V Equipment available upon request
Fully accessible with wheelchair lift to lower level
Minimum four-hour rental includes set-up and break-down
Additional time available based on scheduling
Use of catering prep kitchen
Naper Settlement rental attendant
Air conditioned facilities
6 rectangular wooden tables and wooden chairs
Wheelchair and ramp access
Pricing and Date Availability
Please contact our Organizational Resources Department at 630.420.6010 or email us here.