The Symposium will take place at the Zimmerli Art Museum, which is located on the Rutgers College Avenue Campus at 71 Hamilton Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1248

The museum is within walking distance of the Hyatt Regency New Brunswick hotel.

Getting to the Symposium

By Train

From New York – From New York Penn Station take the NJ Transit Northeast Corridor Line train to New Brunswick. Purchase tickets at blue ticket machines before boarding.

From Philadelphia – From 30th Street Station take the Palmetto Line towards New York Penn Station. Get off at Trenton and transfer to Northeast Corridor Line (Eastbound) towards New York Penn Station. Depart at New Brunswick. Purchase tickets before boarding.

By Air

Nearest airport is Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)

Use the AirTrain to transfer to Newark Liberty International Airport train station. From here take the NJ Transit Northeast Corridor Line (Westbound) towards Trenton. Depart at New Brunswick Station. Buy tickets from blue ticket machines before boarding the train. Passengers can buy their tickets on the train but the payment must be in cash and will incur a $5 fee.

By Car

There will be limited parking available. You may email us if you need assistance with driving directions. 


Metered parking is available on adjacent streets; additional paid parking is available in the Gateway Center Parking Garage. Parking for the disabled is available in front of the museum.

There are also several paid parking decks in New Brunswick not far from the museum. You can find more information about locations and pricing on the New Brunswick Parking Authority website.

Visitors may park in Lot 26, Lot 30, and the College Avenue Deck without permits. Rutgers Faculty, Staff, and Students must park only in lots they are authorized to park in.

Lodging & Dining


The Hyatt Regency – 3 Star; from $149 per night; wifi; 0.4 miles / 9 mins walk to Zimmerli Art Museum via Albany St and George St.



The Heldrich Hotel – 4 Star; from $127 per night; free wifi and free breakfast; 0.5 miles / 11 mins walk to Zimmerli Art Museum via George Street.



Rutgers University Inn and Conference Center – free wifi; from $99 per night; 1.6 miles / 32 mins walk via George Street.  (Located on Douglass Campus accessible via free Rutgers University buses F, EE, and 1)