WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The groundbreaking for the new Hilton Garden Inn Hotel took place on Monday in Hutchinson.

The event happened at 4 p.m. at the hotel’s future location: 1715 N. Waldron, directly east of the Aldi’s parking lot. 

The $18 million, 112-room hotel is expected to take approximately 16 months to complete. The new hotel is set to open in March 2025.

In 2019, the Atrium, Hutchinson’s largest hotel, closed.