Statler Hilton
30 years of changing culture and technology were sufficient to turn the hotel from modern marvel to unremarkable relic, and Hilton sold the building in 1988. It went though a couple other owners and names on the way down, ending up as the Dallas Grand Hotel by the time it closed for good in 2001.

Five years, though, have given the building’s atmosphere time to return, to thicken within the locked doors, and now we might go inside for a more considered look at what remains...