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Hotel, Transportation, Directions

44TH SAINT LOUIS CONFERENCE ON MANUSCRIPT STUDIES (2017)

CONFERENCE HOTEL, DIRECTIONS, TRANSPORTATION

 

 

Conference Hotel

 

Parkway Hotel

4550 Forest Park Avenue

St. Louis, MO 63108

info@theparkwayhotel.com

Tel. (314) 256-7777 OR (866) 314-7700

Conference rate: $128 standard king / $128 executive king per night. (MOST king rooms have a twin size fold-out, confirm with hotel.)

Group Block: STL Conference on Manuscript Studies OR
Group Code: 7788

Online Reservations Available

Reserve by 11 September to obtain conference rate.

 

The Conference Hotel is located in the Central West End of St. Louis, a lively area of many shops, restaurants, and cafés about two miles from Saint Louis University. It is also located one block from Forest Park, which contains the Saint Louis Art Museum, the Missouri History Museum, and the Saint Louis Zoo, and is nearby to the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis. In the immediate neighborhood of the University are the Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts, the Saint Louis University Museum of Art, the Fox Theatre, and the St. Louis Symphony.

 

Other hotels include the Holiday Inn Express, Chase Park-Plaza, Hotel Ignacio, and the Saint Louis University Water Tower Inn. Inquire about special Saint Louis University rates.

 

 

Transportation

The conference hotel and Saint Louis University are located about 16 miles from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport. The hotel can be reached from the airport via light rail, METROLINK, using the Central West End station, located two blocks from the hotel. A cab ride takes about 25 minutes to the hotel: Laclede Cab Company (314-535-1162).

 

A shuttle will provide transportation to and from the conference, leaving passengers in front of Pius XII Memorial Library, adjacent to the conference site in the Anheuser-Busch Auditorium of the John Cook School of Business, according to the following schedule:

  • Friday, 13 October

    • Pick-Up (Provided by the Parkway Hotel shuttle)

      • 8:15am

      • 8:30am

    • Return (Provided by St. Louis Transportation shuttle services)

      • 5:30pm

      • 7:00pm

  • Saturday, 14 October

    • Pick-Up (Provided by the Parkway Hotel shuttle)

      • 8:15am

      • 8:30am

    • Return (Provided by the Parkway Hotel shuttle)

      • 5:45pm

      • 6:00pm

 

 

Conference Site and Directions

The conference will take place on the Frost campus of Saint Louis University in the Anheuser-Busch Auditorium of the John Cook School of Business.

 


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3650 Lindell Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63108