Location & Lodging

The 71st Annual Conference will be held at the Galt House Hotel in the heart of Louisville, Kentucky. 

Local Amenities

Located just two blocks from historic whiskey row in the heart of downtown, The Galt House Hotel is more than just the riverfront hotel in Louisville, it’s your guide to the iconic Louisville attractions that put this city on the map. Within a mile of the hotel, you’ll discover iconic institutions, renowned performing arts centers and inspiring artists, along with the city’s best nightlife at Fourth Street Live! entertainment district.

Tour Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, or catch a live sporting event or concert at the KFC Yum! Center (connected to the hotel via Skywalk). Take advantage of some of the best shopping in Louisville just minutes from our hotel, stroll along Waterfront Park or discover the unique masterpieces at Louisville Glassworks. From the thrill of Churchill Downs to the chill of the Urban Bourbon Trail (starting with our very own Jockey Silks Bourbon Bar, you’ll find the best of Louisville just minutes from your hotel room.


Getting Here

The airport nearest to Louisville is Louisville International Airport (9 miles; 14 minutes from hotel). Taxi service, rental cars, and public transportation options are available from the airport. Learn more about airport transportation options

Host Hotel

Overnight accommodations will be available at the Galt House Hotel. We have negotiated a discounted group rate of $136/night (plus state and local tax) for SEAFWA attendees. In addition, there are a limited number of federal per diem rooms available for federal agency employees with valid identification at $121/night (plus state and local tax).

Galt House Hotel
140 N Fourth St, Louisville, KY 40202