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Travel & Accommodations

Location
The conference will be held in the Paul Robeson Center on the campus of Rutgers University, Newark.  (Rooms TBA.)  A copy of the campus map is here.

Hotels:

Hilton Newark Penn Station

One Gateway Center

Newark, NJ

973-622-5000

$199/night is the Society for the Metaphysics of Science Group rate.  Please reserve your room by August 19, 2015.  Thereafter the room block will be released.  Parking is $21/day.


Courtyard Marriott

858 Broad Street

Newark, NJ

973-848-0070 

973-630-0712 (Reservations)

Online Reservations

$139/night plus tax is the Society for the Metaphysics of Science Group rate. Please reference Metaphysics of Science/Rutgers Philosophy Room Block. Breakfast is not included in this room rate.  Parking is not included in this room rate.  Parking is $21/day.  This is a non-smoking hotel.

Please reserve your room by August 26, 2015.  Thereafter the room block will be released.  


Transportation to Hotels

By air:

Liberty International Airport in Newark (EWR) is probably the most convenient for air travel to Rutgers University, Newark.  From Terminals A, B, and C, take the AirTrain to P4, where there is shuttle pick-up.  Shuttles to the Hilton Newark Penn Station are available on call at (973) 622-5000.  Shuttles to the Courtyard Marriott run every hour, 5:40, 6:40, etc. between 5:00 am -11:40 pm.  (Additional Courtyard Marriot info here.)


By train: 

The Hilton Newark Penn Station is right across the street (Raymond Plaza W) from the station.


By car:

For the Courtyard Marriott, the VIP Parking Garage allows your parking charges to put directly on your room bill.  If you choose to park in this garage the hotel highly suggests driving straight to the VIP Parking Garage adjacent to our hotel at 15 Lafayette Street.


Transportation To Campus

By car from outside Newark: 

For anyone attending the conference, parking is available in Deck 1, located at 200 University Avenue.  (This is a short walk to the Robeson Center.) 


By train from outside Newark: 

If arriving into Newark Penn Station, there are a few options for getting to campus.  

1)  Take the NJ Transit Newark Light Rail (basement/lower level) to Washington Street.   When exiting you will be on Raymond Blvd.  Walk along Raymond Blvd. to Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd. and turn right.  The Robeson Center will be almost two blocks up Dr. MLK Blvd. 

2) It is a 15-20 minute walk from Newark Penn Station to the Robeson Center.  You may walk up Raymond Blvd. to Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd. and turn right.  The Robeson Center will be almost two blocks up Dr. MLK Blvd. 

3) You may take a taxi right outside of Newark Penn Station.  
Green Taxi: 973-643-4100
Newark Taxi: 973-733-8912

If arriving into Newark Broad Street Station, it is a ten minute walk south along University Avenue to reach Bleeker St.  Turn right on Bleeker.  The Robeson Center will be one block up on the corner of Bleeker St. and Dr. MKL Blvd.

From the Hilton Newark Penn Station:

There are a few options for getting to campus.  

1)  Take the NJ Transit Newark Light Rail (basement/lower level) to Washington Street.   When exiting you will be on Raymond Blvd.  Walk along Raymond Blvd. to Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd. and turn right.  The Robeson Center will be almost two blocks up Dr. MLK Blvd. 

2) It is a 15-20 minute walk from Newark Penn Station to the Robeson Center.  You may walk up Raymond Blvd. to Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd. and turn right.  The Robeson Center will be almost two blocks up Dr. MLK Blvd. 

3) You may take a taxi right outside of Newark Penn Station.  
Green Taxi: 973-643-4100
Newark Taxi: 973-733-8912

Registration: TBA

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Kenneth Aizawa,
Jun 10, 2015, 7:11 AM