University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy


Riverboat on the Mississippi
View of the Mississippi River and downtown St. Paul

Crowne Plaza Hotel, St. Paul

The hotel is holding a block of rooms at the reduced rate of $119 per night, plus tax (13.625%) until September 3, 2012. Reserve your room now.

The hotel guarantees the same room rate for up to three nights prior to Sept 30 and three nights after Oct 2 based on availability. The Twin City Marathon and related events are Oct 6 and 7. Hotels will begin to fill up a few days before that. Make your reservations early.

Conference Dinner

University of Minnesota Centennial Showboat


Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport (MSP) is a major international airport with non-stop connections to numerous airports in Europe and one-stop connections to Asia and South America.