Book by Monday, September 26, to receive
discounted room rates from contracted hotels

Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel directly, or booking online using the links provided below. Refer to the “Closing The Gap Conference” when making reservation to receive conference room discounts when and where applicable.

Accessibility – Each hotel offers a limited number of handicapped accessible rooms. If you require an accessible room, state your needs when making your reservation and reserve early to better insure a room that will best accommodate your needs.




1001 Marquette Ave. S.
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403-2440
Phone: 612-376-1000
Visit Hilton Minneapolis Hotel Website

Room Type Rate
Standard single occupancy $205 
Standard double occupancy $205
Superior single occupancy $245
Superior double occupancy $245
Junior Suite $295

Plus applicable state and local taxes. Additional person $20. A limited number of one- and two-bedroom suites are also available. Inquire about availability by contacting the hotel directly.

Hotel Parking is located at 1001 2nd Avenue South, Minneapolis, Minnesota. On site, secured, covered, in and out privileges. Fees apply.

Light Rail – The closest light rail station is the Nicollet Mall station located .4 miles away.



The room block at the off-site hotel is no longer available. Check their site directly for availability and rates.

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis

1101 LaSalle Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55403
Phone: 612-332-6800


Numerous commercial passenger airlines service the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (MSP). Conference goers are encouraged to choose the airline that best meets their needs and budget. For detailed airport information, please visit

Airport Transportation – A list of ground transportation options is available at the Minneapolis−Saint Paul International Airport website. 


Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for Closing the Gap.             

You may also call Delta Meeting Network® at 1.800.328.1111* Monday–Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (CT) and refer to Meeting Event Code NMVBR

*Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via our reservation 800 number.

When booking online, enter Meeting Event Code NMVBR in the box provided on the Book A Trip page.






To arrange for accessible transportation while visiting the Minneapolis area, have your ADA certifying agency fax your certification information along with the address where you will be staying and dates you plan on being in Minneapolis to 651-602-1660 four weeks prior to your arrival date. Riders must be ADA eligible in the state in which they live. For questions regarding certification, call Cheryl Schmidt at 651-602-1673. If you are not ADA certified, call Airport Taxi at 612-331-8294 (special assistance provided if requested).