International Symposium of the Freshwater Mollusk Conservation Society - April 19-24, 2009 - Baltimore Marriott Waterfront - Baltimore, Maryland
Location & Lodging


The meeting will be held April 19-24, 2009 at the lovely Marriott Waterfront in Baltimore, MD, close to historic and national sights for visitors and attendees to enjoy.

Marriott-Baltimore Waterfront - FMCS symposium rate is $155 plus tax/night for conference attendees. This rate will be available until Monday, April 13, 2009.

To make your reservation at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront online, please use this reservation link. The group code for the rate 'fwcfwca'.

700 Aliceanna St.
Baltimore, MD

There are a large number of hotels near the Marriott Waterfront. Listed below are a few of the closer hotels:

Hilton Garden Inn - Baltimore Inner Harbor
2 blocks from Marriott Waterfront
625 S. President St.
Courtyard by Marriott
0.1 miles from Marriott Waterfront
1000 Aliceanna St.
Baltimore, MD
Pier 5 Hotel
0.2 miles from Marriott Waterfront 711 Eastern Ave.
Baltimore, MD
The Admiral Fell Inn
0.3 miles from Marriott Waterfront
Historic Fells Point, 888 South Broadway
Baltimore, MD
1840s Carrollton Inn (bed and breakfast)
0.4 miles from the Marriott Waterfront
50 Albemarle St.
Baltimore, MD
Renaissance - Harborplace Hotel
0.5 miles from the Marriott Waterfront
202 E. Pratt St.
Baltimore, MD
Hyatt Hotels and Resorts
0.6 miles from Marriott Waterfront
300 Light St.
Baltimore, MD
Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel
0.7 miles from the Marriott Waterfront
300 S. Charles St.
Baltimore, MD

Travel to Baltimore


Baltimore - Washington International Airport (BWI) - 8.2 miles from the Marriott Waterfront

A shuttle is available from BWI to the Hotel.
$14 one way.

Reagan National Airport - 44 miles from the Marriott Waterfront

Dulles International Airport - 60.7 miles from the Marriott Waterfront

Train Stations

Camden Yards Station (MARC) - 1.5 miles from the Marriott Waterfront

Baltimore's Penn Station (Amtrak) - 2.2 miles from the Marriott Waterfront; 1500 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD

Baltimore - Washington International Airport (Amtrak & MARC) - 8.2 miles from the Marriott Waterfront

Taxi /Light Rail Service

Taxi service from BWI airport to hotel: $30-35/cab

Taxi service from hotel to BWI airport: flat fee of $27/cab

Light Rail Service to and from BWI airport - stops at Camden Yards Station ($1.60 pp/ one way). Pick up taxi near Camden Yards.


Parking at the Baltimore Marriott Waterfront is $25/day.

The following 3 lots are .3 miles from the hotel and are $10/day

Little Italy- 400 S. Central Ave.
Fleet & Eden- 501 Eden St.
Caroline St.- 805 Caroline St.

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