Accor has officially integrated the 21c Museum Hotels brand into the MGallery Hotel Collection, which is a global network of over 100 boutique hotels in 26 countries. This marriage brings MGallery into North America.
21c properties will bear both the MGallery and 21 brands as both retain the spirit the 21c brand is known for of combined contemporary art museum, boutique hotels and chef-driven restaurants, according to a news release.
21c Museum Hotels – MGallery includes eight properties in Bentonville, Cincinnati, Durham, Kansas City, Lexington, Louisville, Nashville and Oklahoma City. Additional projects are in development in Chicago and Des Moines.
The brand also announced that 21c Museum Hotels has been selected as the brand and management company for a new project to open in the restored YMCA building in downtown St. Louis in late 2020.
Photo, 21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati: Courtesy of 21c Museum Hotels