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10/13/18 - 10/15/18 | Philadelphia | PA
10/15/18 - 10/18/18 | Philadelphia | PA
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Located in the nation’s first skyscraper, Loews Philadelphia Hotel combines living history with warm sophistication, and good old-fashioned service with the newest amenities. An exquisite landmark, Loews is in the heart of Center City, just steps to historic attractions. Their state-of-the-art fitness center is equipped with a full range of Cybex cardio and strength training equipment and heated lap pool. Wi-fi is complimentary.

Loews Philadelphia Hotel
1200 Market St | Philadelphia, PA 19107
Group rate: $189/night + tax for Deluxe Guestroom, $209/night + tax for Luxury Guestroom, $219/night + tax for Concierge Guestroom
Reservations: To receive our special rate, book your reservation through the AAC Loews discount link
Hotel Deadine: Friday, September 21st.


Train Station



Flying: Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is about 10 miles from Center City Philadelphia and is conveniently connected to the city center via light rail.

Commuter Rail: Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority, SEPTA, provides train service between Center City and the Airport on the Airport Regional Rail Line. Trains run every 30 minutes and operate from 4:52 am to 11:52 pm (Center City to Airport) and from 5:07 am to 12:30 am (Airport to Center City). The one-way Regional Rail fare to Center City is $6.75.

Taxicabs: Taxicabs are readily available and provide service to the Philadelphia metro area and surrounding counties. Taxicabs can be accessed at Zone 5 on the Commercial Transportation Roadway. There is a $28.50 flat-rate charge (before gratuity) to travel to Center City Philadelphia. Uber / Lyft are also available.

Driving: Address for check-in and parking at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel: 1200 Market St, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Valet Parking: $49 inclusive of 22.5% tax, overnight. Multiple Self-parking options available within two block radius of hotel.

Taking the train: 30th Street Station is the main railroad station in Philadelphia and is just 1.3 miles from the Loews Hotel - just hop on the 13th-Market trolley $2.50 from the station. 30th Street Station is served by both Amtrak and Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA). Easy access from cities like New York, Baltimore and Washington, DC!




Institute sessions will be held near Loews Philadelphia Hotel.

Saturday, October 13: "Nonprofit or Not" Pre-Institute (seperate registration required) | The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage | 1608 Walnut Street, 18th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Sunday + Monday, October 14 - 15: Emerging Program Institute | Moore College of Art & Design | 1916 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19103

Tours of residency programs will be provided in the afternoons. Ground transportation will be provided for off-site activities not within walking distance. Philadelphia is a very walkable city, with shops, restaurants, museums, and nightlife all a short distance from the hotel.