Lodging & Travel

The 2015 Next Generation Physics Teaching conference is a two-day meeting hosted the Richmond, Kentucky campus of Eastern Kentucky University on Friday, March 13 and Saturday, March 14. On-site check-in will be available from 7am through 5pm Friday 13 March and 7am through 10:30am on Saturday 14 March.

The main campus of Eastern Kentucky University is reached from Exit 87 on I-75. Travel east to light #7. Turn right to go to Perkins (Friday) or left to go up the hill to NSB (Saturday). There will be signs posted.

There are more than a dozen hotels and motels located at Exit 87 and Exit 90 on I-75.

The I-75 exit closest to the EKU campus is Exit 87, with the following hotels:
Best Western Holiday Plaza, (859) 623-9220
Comfort Suites, (859) 624-0770
Country Hearth Inn Richmond Hotel, (859) 623-8813
Hampton Inn Richmond, (859) 626-1002
Holiday Inn Express and Suites Richmond, (859) 624-4055
Quality Inn, (859) 623-0063
Quality Quarters Inn, (859) 624-3600

Three miles north on I-75, there more hotels:
Days Inn Richmond, (859) 624-5769
LaQuinta Inn Richmond, (859) 623-9121
Red Roof Inn Lexington-Richmond, (859) 625-0084
Relax Inn, (859) 624-2612
Super 7 Motel, (859) 779-5790
Super 8 Richmond, (859) 624-1550

Three non-chain lodging options located next to the EKU campus within Richmond:
Bel Air Motel, (859) 623-9919
Bennett House, bennetthousebb.com, (859) 623-7876
Hines Motel, (859) 623-0743

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