Argonne National Laboratory

Workshop on Urban Scale Processes and their Representation in High Spatial Resolution Earth System Models

Travel Information

Getting to Argonne

This document contains directions to Argonne; instructions for accessing the site; and a site map showing the location of the main gate, Guest House, and meeting.
 Getting to Argonne (PDF, 717KB)

Registration and Mandatory Visitor Form

Participation in the workshop is by invitation only. Access to the workshop at Argonne National Laboratory requires that all visitors register for the workshop and complete the mandatory visitor form at least three (3) weeks in advance of the workshop. For questions, contact Susan Sarvey at [email protected] or (630)252-1202.


Lunch will be provided at the workshop on May 22 and May 23.

Travel Support

For questions related to travel for those having made special requests for travel help, contact Joe Jeffries at [email protected] or (217)300-3024. To help expedite your assistance please complete this form if you have not done so already


The following hotels are located near Argonne National Laboratory. The Argonne Guest House is located onsite at Argonne. The hotels offer group rates for Argonne visitors and a free shuttle to Argonne. Use the links below to obtain these rates, or mention that you are visiting Argonne if you reserve by phone.

Aloft Bolingbrook
500 North Janes Avenue Bolingbrook, Illinois 60440
Phone: (630)410-6367
Rate: $94 plus tax

The Aloft Bolingbrook is a 15-minute drive from the conference facility.

Crowne Plaza SW Chicago Burr Ridge
300 South Frontage Road, Burr Ridge, Illinois 60527
Phone: (630)325-2900
Rate: $99—108 plus tax

The Crowne Plaza is a 10-minute drive from the conference facility.

Argonne Guest House
Building 460
9700 South Cass Avenue
Lemont, IL 60439
Phone: (630)739-6000
Group Name: Urban Scale Processes Workshop
Rate: $91.50 plus tax (single)

The Argonne Guest House is located onsite at Argonne National Laboratory. An Argonne visitor's pass is required to enter the Argonne facility. The Guest House is a 10-minute walk from the conference facility. To make a reservation, call the Guest House at (630)739-6000 and mention the group name – Urban Scale Processes Workshop