Southern Sierra
Science Symposium

The symposium will be held at the

Visalia Convention Center
303 E. Acequia
Visalia, CA 93291
(559) 713-4000
Learn more about the convention center and the city at the City of Visalia website.

Lodging

Comfort Suites
210 E. Acequia Avenue
Visalia, CA 93291
559.738.1700
http://www.comfortsuites.com/ires/en-US/html/HotelInfo?hotel=CA451&promo=gglocal

Marriott Visalia
300 South Court
Visalia, CA 93291
559.636.1111
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/vismc-visalia-marriott/

Getting There

Driving

Directions

From State Highway 99 or from the Visalia Airport, take State Highway 198
East to the Central Visalia exit (approximately 7 miles).
Remain in the left-hand lane of the frontage road (Noble Avenue).
Travel to the 3rd stoplight (Court Street).
Turn left on Court and merge to the right-hand lane.
Travel on Court to the 2nd stoplight (Acequia Avenue), turn right.
the Convention Center is on the South side.
Free Parking is available on the North and East sides.
Loading docks are on the East side (Bridge Street) of the Center.

Driving times

Los Angeles3 hours
San Francisco4.5 hours
Sacramento3.5 hours
San Diego5 hours
Bakersfield1.25 hours
Fresno45 minutes

Amtrak

The California Corridor/San Joaquin runs from San Francisco to Southern California. Call 1-800-USA-RAIL or Visit: www.amtrak.com to make your arrangements.

Air

45 minutes north, The Fresno Yosemite International Airport provides for national air transportation. Call your travel agent for schedules. The Visalia Municipal Airport is serviced by America West Airlines with 4 daily flights to and from Las Vegas.

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