Summit on Digital Tools for the Humanities

Getting Here

The summit will be held in the executive conference facilities of the Darden School, which is part of the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia, U.S.

Nearby airports include Charlottesville Airport, Dulles International Airport in Dulles, VA (two hours by car), and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Washington, D.C. (around three hours by car), and Richmond International Airport, Virginia (just over one hour by car).


Summit participants will be staying at two hotels.

Doubletree Hotel
990 Hilton Heights Rd.
Charlottesville, VA 22901
(web site)


Sponsors Hall
100 Duffy Blvd
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Sponsors Hall is attached to Darden's conference facilities. Note that if you want to look up Sponsors Hall on Google or Yahoo maps, you should use the Darden School address, which is:

100 Darden Blvd.
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Driving Directions from Local Airports

Charlottesville Airport (CHO)

There is a courtesy shuttle between the Doubletree Hotel and the Charlottesville airport. It's about a 20-minute ride.

You can take a taxi to Sponsors Hall. It should cost about $25.

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

Follow signs to the George Washington Memorial Parkway North. Stay on the parkway for about a mile. Exit onto 395 South towards Richmond. Take exit 8B to 110 North (Jefferson Davis Highway), towards Rosslyn. After a couple of miles, exit onto I-66 West, towards Front Royal/Dulles Airport. See directions from I-66.

Dulles International Airport (IAD)

Take the first exit after leaving the airport onto State Route 28 South towards Centerville. Follow Route 28 for approximately 8.5 miles to Route 66 West. See directions from I-66.

From Richmond International Airport (RIC)

Turn right onto S. Airport Drive, following signs for Route 64. Turn right onto the entrance ramp for I-64 West. Stay alert, because I-64 and I-95 are merged for a few miles and you don't want to accidently end up on I-95. You'll need to take exit 79 to follow Route I-64 West. See directions from I-64.


Driving Directions

From I-66 (Northern Virginia)

Take exit 40 onto Route 15 South (James Madison Highway). Route 15 merges with Route 29 South after about a mile. Follow Route 29 South for about 70 miles towards Charlottesville.

Driving Directions from I-64 (West Virginia, Richmond, Eastern Virginia)

Charlottesville is about 1 hour west of Richmond and about 1/2 hour east of Route 81.



Final Report (pdf)

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Getting Here





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