Post-Conference Excursion

    We are pleased to announce more details of the ACL 2014 group excursion/tour to Washington DC on Saturday, June 28, 2014. Reservation/confirmation link below.

    Departure: 9:00 AM from Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel
    Return: 7:15 PM arrival at Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel

    High-quality Gray Line Coach tour, with professional (and humerous) tour guide on the entire trip.

    Itinerary: Morning tour of the major attractions in historic Washington including:

    • White House (including picture opportunities directly in front)
    • Washington Monument
    • Lincoln Memorial (and nearby Vietnam/Korean Memorials)
    • Jefferson Memorial and Tidal Basin (cherry trees)
    • Martin Luther King memorial
    • Kennedy Center and Iwo Jima Memorial
    • Arlington, Virginia
    • National Mall and major Smithsonian Museums and Castle

    Lunch at one of several options near the US Capitol including the excellent cafes at the National Gallery of Art

    After-Lunch: Tour inside the US Capitol (confirmed group ticket, invidual tickets usually sold out)

    Afternoon: Visit to Smithsonian Museum(s) of your choice including:

    • Air and Space Museum (great milestones of both)
    • National Gallery of Art (including several special exhibitions)
    • Museum of the American Indian
    • National Botanical Gardens
    • Natural History Museum (including the Hope Diamond)
    • Library of Congress
    • excellent museums of Asian, African and Modern Art

    Cost: $38/person including non-stop round trip transportation, all admissions listed above free and free US Capitol Tour. Only your choice of lunch is not included.

    Substantially cheaper than other in-Washington tours or even a day of on-off bus only passes ($45), neither of which include transportation to/from Washington. You will also have the company of your ACL colleagues on the 1-hour nonstop trip to/from Washington.

    TO DO: Please request tickets here HERE. As of June 25, we may be sold out but are still accepting wait list entries on this link.

    ACL excursion