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Jimmy Raeder
Space Science Center
245G Morse Hall
8 College Road
Durham, NH 03824

(603) 862-3412






A block of rooms has been reserved at the Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside, with a conference rate of $199/nt + 9% tax. This room rate applies to rooms booked for September 21-October 1, 2017. Rooms for our meeting will be held until August 27, 2017, after which they will be released for general booking.

Reservations can be made by clicking this link, or by telephone direct at (603) 431-2300 or toll free at (888) 627-7138 (mention that you are with the International Conference on Substorms 2017).

Lodging in Portsmouth, NH

There are many additional lodging options in the Portsmouth. A good resource, with reviews, is Trip Advisor.

Hotels within walking distance of the Conference Center (20 min or less):

These hotels provide shuttle service to downtown (you may need notify them in advance):

AirBnB is also an option.

About Portsmouth, NH

Click for downtown map with businesses and parking: google maps or image

Portsmouth, NH offers many activities and attractions for after-conference relaxation and companion activities. Home to a vibrant arts scence, Portsmouth has galleries and museusm, theatre performances, and historic home tours.

NH seacoast attractions include gardens, beaches, lighthouses, fine dining, historic sites, and boat excursions to nearby coastal islands. Many of these are within walking distance of the downtown hotels and restaurants.

For a bit of more activity, tour the harbor by kayak, visit Fort Constitution, or take a short walk across Memorial Bridge to visit Kittery, Maine, home of Portsmouth's Naval Shipyard and the 1905 Russo-Japanese Peace treaty.

Downtown Portsmouth has a remarkable number of restaurants ranging from elegant prix fixe to small and cozy neighborhood cafes and microbreweries. Many feature live music and waterfront views, all within walking distance of the conference hotel.

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Downtown Portsmouth restaurants and activities at portsmouth.com.