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Travel and Accommodations

Travel to Murfreesboro:

  • By air: Nashville has the closest commercial airport.
  • By car: Murfreesboro is on Interstate 24, approximately 30 miles southeast of Nashville and 90 miles northwest of Chattanooga.

Suggested Lodging:

DoubleTree by Hilton Murfreesboro
1850 Old Fort Parkway
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37129
Phone: (615) 895-5555 • Fax: (615) 895-3557
Conference Rates March 23-27, 2014: Double, $99 per room/per night; King, $83 per room/per night (currently, all room rates are subject to a 9.75% state sales tax and a 5% hotel occupancy tax. The rates are net, non-commissionable basis.)
Individual guests will call hotel direct for reservations. In order to ensure proper accommodations, all individual reservations must be made by February 27, 2015. If you are making reservations on-line, please type in WOM when you are asked for the Group Code.

Comfort Suites
226 North Thompson Lane
Murfreesboro, TN  37129
Phone: (615) 869-0950 • Fax: (615) 869-0960

Embassy Suites Nashville SE - Murfreesboro
1200 Conference Center Boulevard
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37129
Phone: (615) 890-4464 • Fax: (615) 890-4465

Hampton Inn & Suites Murfreesboro
325 North Thompson Lane
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37129
Phone: (615) 890-2424 • Fax: (615) 890-2404  

Holiday Inn Express Murfreesboro Central
165 Chaffin Place
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Phone: (615) 849-9000 • Fax: (615) 849-9066

Airport Shuttle Service:

Attendees are responsible for making their own transportation arrangements from and to the airport. Below are some shuttle services that provide transportation from the airport to locations in Murfreesboro:


You will need a permit to park on campus. Check the box on your registration form, and we will send a permit and campus map to you. 

Contact Information:

Women's and Gender Studies Program
Box 498
Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN   37132

Phone:  615-898-5910
Fax: 615-898-5289