Hotel Information and Travel

The 2019 EHA conference hotel is the Westin Peachtree Plaza hotel in downtown Atlanta, easily within reach of various modes of transportation and close to the restaurants and nightlife of the city. It features over 1,000 rooms and 73 floors in total, making it one of the tallest buildings in Atlanta, with great views of the city and surrounding areas. The hotel’s amenities include: fitness center, indoor pool, concierge service, high-altitude restaurant, and so on. You can find out more here:
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The EHA conference rate is 174 US dollars per night, both for single and double rooms, plus taxes and fees. You can make a reservation directly with the hotel from here:
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*If you experience difficulties with this form, you can also call the hotel directly. Please mention Economic History Association / EHA as the reference.
Restaurant Guide for the conference can be found here:



You can find directions to the hotel and other info here:


Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

Hotel direction: 10.1 miles S

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Estimated taxi fare: 35 USD (one way)
  • Subway service, fee: 2.5 USD (one way)

Visit ATL airport website


Driving directions:


Take Interstate 75/Interstate 85 North to Exit 248C.Turn left onto International Boulevard.Proceed 5 blocks.Cross over Peachtree Street.The hotel motor lobby is located at the end of the block on the left.

You can also use the public transportation option, MARTA: