Travel arrangement information for the Second International Thornton Wilder Conference can be found below. The conference will be held at Salve Regina University in Newport, Rhode Island.

[N.B. This page is presented purely for archival purposes. The Conference was held June 11 – 13, 2015.]

Salve Regina University

100 Ochre Point Avenue
Newport, Rhode Island, 02840, USA
Visit the official Salve Regina University website.

Our Travel Suggestions

Newport, Rhode Island is conveniently located in the heart of New England and is easily reached by plane, train, bus or car. For travel options, please visit the Discover Newport website.

A cab ride from Greene airport would be $60-70; a less expensive option would be to take a bus to the Newport Visitor Center and a cab from there to Salve Regina University.

Newport is hosting a large event in May and June – the International Volvo Ocean Sailing Race. Any reservations would be best made sooner rather than later.

Travel Questions

For travel-related questions, please contact:
Mariann Maida
Conferences and Events Coordinator,
Salve Regina University
phone: (401) 341-2197