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Access to Records in Massachusetts

Seminar 2016 Hotel

175 Felton St., Marlborough, MA  01752
Corner of Route 495 and Route 20

Courtyard Marriott Marlborough

Hotel website:

There are directions on the website.

Follow this link to make your hotel reservation directly. Or Call Courtyard directly for reservations: 1-508-480-0015.  Ask for the MGC rate: $134 per night plus tax.

Amenities: Hotel has free wi-fi, a fitness center, a pool, free parking, onsite restaurant

Activities for other family members: not everyone likes genealogy, so if you bring a family member be aware that there are shopping opportunities, sports facilities (particularly hockey), museums and other cultural attractions. Boston is about a one-hour drive away.