Galt House HotelThe Galt House Hotel, located in the Heart of Louisville, is the site for Diamond Jubilee, EGA’s 60th anniversary seminar. As Louisville’s only waterfront hotel with spectacular views of the Ohio River, it will serve as our home away from home for all seminar activities: classes, meetings, banquets, exhibits and boutique.

The Galt House Hotel offers free basic Wi-Fi in guest rooms and public areas, a seasonal outdoor pool, and the rooftop Club 360° Fitness Center. A full-service Business Center provides document services, shipping/receiving, and computer access. The Galt House Hotel features seven restaurants and lounges for delicious dining and cocktails. All parts of the hotel are non-smoking.

You can walk, trolley hop or catch a two minute taxi ride to main attractions, fabulous restaurants, museums and live entertainment. The Galt House Hotel is the hub of the city and the place to be.

Seminar Rate

Guest rooms are located in either the RIVUE Tower or the SUITE Tower with comfortable furnishings, HD televisions, and in-room coffee makers. Rooms can accommodate up to 4 individuals for the price.

  • Deluxe Guestrooms in the RIVUE Tower with double doubles and kings available: $162 (plus taxes).
  • Guestrooms in the SUITE Tower: $182 (plus taxes).

Reminder: A one-time facilities use fee of $240 will apply to all persons registered for two or more days of classes or as non-participants, who do not stay at the designated hotel at the EGA contracted rate, unless the seminar chair approves alternate arrangements.

To Make Reservations

Reservations may be made online or by phone:

Online. The hotel has opened a secure registration link dedicated to our event at

Caution. You must use the above link to obtain the seminar group rate. The hotel will not honor the group rate for reservations made through

Phone. Call 1-800-626-1814, 7 AM to 11 PM EST. Mention The Embroiderers' Guild of America, Inc. 2018 Seminar to obtain the seminar group rate.

The deadline for making reservations is Tuesday, August 28, 2018.


The Galt House has provided a special self-parking rate for all overnight EGA guests of $12.00 per day. Valet parking is $25.00 per day.


Galt House Hotel is located about 9 miles from the Louisville International Airport, and offers shuttle service through Xtreme Transportation as described below.

Ground Transportation

Located in the SUITE Tower lobby of the hotel, Xtreme Transportation, offers transportation to and from the airport and surrounding areas. Pricing information and arrangements can be made by calling direct at 502-562-4022 or on their website

Shuttle from the Louisville International Airport. Shuttles run every day, including holidays, from the airport to the Galt House Hotel. Shuttle departs every quarter hour from 7:17 AM to 12:45 PM; on the quarter hour thereafter until 10:15pm. Book your shuttle by calling 502-561-4022 or email To ensure your transportation book your shuttle ahead of time. You may also book your ride at the Transportation Desk in the main lobby of the Galt House Hotel.

One-way taxi service from the airport costs from $21 to $30 (incl. 15% tip) depending on traffic.


The Galt House
140 North Fourth Street
Louisville, KY 40202
502-589-5200 or 1-800-THE-GALT

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