ABOUT THE AREA
The Symposium will be held in downtown downtown New Orleans on the National WWII Museum’s six-acre campus.
The Higgins Hotel is on this campus as well as five soaring pavilions which house historical exhibits, on-site restoration work, a period dinner theater, and restaurants.
New Orleans’ Emeril’s restaurant to reopen October 2021. The flagship restaurant of Chef Emeril Lagasse has been closed for more than a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic and then Hurricane Ida.
The New Orleans You Love is Coming Back! Kitchens are bustling, street corners are musical again, shops are open and museums are ready to walk you through history.
Transportation from the New Orleans International Airport Terminal to the Higgins Hotel and Conference center is fast and easy. The trip is about 25 minutes in light traffic.
You can make online reservations at competitive rates in your choice of vehicle. These arrangements can be made in advance for single or round-trip options, and they take you directly to the door of the Higgins where doormen and bellmen will greet you.
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