Hotel & Local Attractions
Convening participants are invited to book complimentary lodging for Friday March 25 and Saturday March 26 at one of two convenient locations. Forty rooms will be available at the Inn at Swarthmore, located just off-campus in the ville of Swarthmore, PA. 100 rooms are also reserved at the Fairfield Inn & Suites (a Marriott Hotel) in Broomall, PA, a 15 minute drive to campus. Fairfield guests will have access to a van service to and from campus.
Swarthmore College is located approximately 30 minutes southwest of Philadelphia in Delaware County, offering visitors the opportunity to enjoy its bucolic arboretum campus as well as make easy trips to nearby attractions. Swarthmore’s Scott Arboretum offers both self-guided and regularly scheduled tours and events for plant-lovers. Nearby Media, PA offers small-town charm and shopping, and Philadelphia offers myriad attractions for people of all ages, including a vibrant restaurant scene, world class performing arts, and museums for any interest.