Edward Killingsworth: Hilton Inn (El Paso, Tex.)



In one of his earliest projects for the Hilton Hotel chain, this airport hotel in El Paso utilized many of the hallmarks of Killingsworth's style. The six interconnected low-slung, two story buildings had walls of glass in the lobby, with a wide overhang to shelter the front of the hotel from the Texas sun, and all buildings were grouped around a central courtyard with pool. The 150 guest rooms were part of a complex which included gift shops, meeting rooms, and a drive-up check-in window.


Edward Killingsworth, architect
Photographic Associates, photographers


Edward A. Killingsworth papers, Architecture and Design Collection. Art, Design & Architecture Museum; University of California, Santa Barbara




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Edward Killingsworth, architect Photographic Associates, photographers, “Edward Killingsworth: Hilton Inn (El Paso, Tex.),” UCSB ADC Omeka, accessed February 25, 2024, http://www.adc-exhibits.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/302.