Logistics

Venue

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The Conference on the Constitutional Convention will be held at Harvard Law School in Austin Hall. Harvard Law School is located at 1563 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA (map). The campus is on the northwest side of Harvard yard, and can be reached by taxi or by public transportation via the red line T stop at Harvard Square. Public parking is not available on campus, but metered parking exists on Massachusetts Ave. and Harvard Square has a few parking garages within walking distance of HLS.

Conference sessions will take place in various rooms in Austin Hall, which is located on the south end of the HLS campus. The opening reception will take place in the Ropes Gray room in Pound Hall, which can be found by walking north through the HLS campus following signs to Pound Hall. Ropes Gray is on the second floor of the building, situated on the far right.

Hotel

We have arranged for a group rate at the Sheraton Commander Hotel in Cambridge for the nights of September 24th and 25th. Space in the block is limited, and we encourage you to make your reservation early. Click here to access the hotel reservation portal for the conference.

Sheraton Commander Hotel
16 Garden Street
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138
(617) 547-4800

There are also several other hotels in Harvard Square and the surrounding area with which we have not negotiated a conference rate. Click here for a complete list.

Ground Transportation

If you are traveling by air to Boston, you may consider taking public transportation or a taxi from Logan Airport to the conference site. Logan offers a travel tool to help you plan for the best ground transportation solution, available here.

If you are traveling by bus or train to Boston's South Station, you can plan the rest of your trip on public transportation here.

Around Harvard

Both the conference and the Sheraton are located in Harvard Square. A list of nearby restaurants, coffee shops and convenience stores can be found here.