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Getting to Carlisle and Dickinson College see for directions and maps.

Registration for the conference will be in ATS Lobby. Most sessions of the symposium will take place in ATS (#19 on the printable campus map), Stern Great Room (#5 on the printable campus map) and/or Althouse 106 (#13 on the printable campus map).  Please refer to the online schedule for the location of the sessions.  “The Plains Indian Tipi Project” is located in the Dickinson Library (#57 on the printable campus map).  You will find a campus map at the link above.

Driving to Carlisle

Carlisle is usefully located at the crossroads of I-81 and I-76. Recommended routes are available in the above link.

Parking on Campus

There are some reserved parking spots in ATS parking lot for attendees.  On the printable campus map at the link above, ATS is #19. There is also parking at any of the P sights on the map, but Friday will be tough due to College being in session.
GPS Address: 
20 South College St.
Carlisle, PA 17013


There is, unfortunately, no train to Carlisle proper. However, Amtrak does serve Harrisburg from both the Keystone and the Pennsylvanian services. Taxis can take you from the Amtrak station to nearby car-rental facilities. Local car service is available for a flat fee.

Flying to Carlisle

Harrisburg International Airport (MDT) is located a little over half an hour from Carlisle. Car rental facilities are located on site. Local car service is available for a flat fee.

Farther Afield

Carlisle is within easy driving reach of Baltimore (1.5 hours), Lancaster (45 minutes), Gettysburg (40 minutes), Philadelphia (2 hours), and Washington, D.C. (2 hours).