The XXVII Texas Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics will be held at the Fairmont Dallas Hotel in downtown Dallas on Dec. 8 - 13, 2013.
The Fairmont Hotel is known for its quiet comfort, its elegance and its great location. It has several restaurants (including the popular four-star Pyramid Restaurant & Bar), a Starbucks, a rooftop garden with pool and restaurant, and a 24-hour fitness center. It is located in the Arts District in the heart of downtown Dallas, minutes away from some of Dallas' finest shops and restaurants, and within walking distance to the new Perot Museum of Nature and Science, the Dallas Museum of Art, the Nasher Sculpture Center, the Winspear Opera, the Symphony Hall, the Wyly Theatre and the Dallas Historic West End District. The nearby lively Uptown/West Village area with its many small shops and restaurants can be quickly reached via the complimentary McKinney Ave Trolley.