Meetings & Events


Since 1913, the HOTEL DU PONT has been the destination for exclusive corporate events. Today, downtown Wilmington’s most prestigious hotel continues to host signature functions befitting its legendary history and traditions. The hotel boasts over 25,000 square feet of flexible, state-of-the-art facilities accommodating up to 400 guests, including a separate Conference Center, Executive Conference Center, 11 private dining rooms, the Federal-style du Barry Room, and the elegant Louis XVI French Neoclassical Gold Ballroom.

With the assistance of experienced Conference Service Managers and Catering Specialists, the HOTEL DU PONT's award-winning chefs will prepare custom-designed breakfasts, luncheons, coffee breaks and banquets designed to exceed your expectations without extending your budget.

When the day’s agenda is complete, HOTEL DU PONT's prime downtown location and connected Concierge make it easy for you and your guests to unwind and explore the attractions and activities throughout Wilmington.

Executive Conference Center

Tucked away from the bustle of the hotel, the Executive Conference Center is a self-contained meeting center ideal for large or small events.

Conference Center

With nine rooms accommodating groups of up to 120, the Conference Center is a bright, high-tech complex located in the same building as the guest rooms and hotel facilities.

Gold Ballroom

Featuring French Neoclassic and Louis XVI styles, this inspiring space can accommodate parties of up to 500. Spectacular design touches include ornate chandeliers and bas-relief medallions of famous women from history.

The du Barry Room

One of the most romantic private function facilities in Delaware, this Federal-style room is appointed with white pillars, parquet floors, elegant sconces and a magnificent crystal chandelier imported from Yugoslavia. This space is ideal for groups of up to 125.