The Power of Museums: Relevancy, Advocacy, Transformation

The conference rate for the Courtyard Marriott has expired. There are rooms still available at the hotel but only at the current high season rate. Please note that the Holiday Inn Express and the Towne Hotel may offer lower rates and are also in close proximity to the conference activities. Or take advantage of the roommate classifieds below.

Conference Hotel

Courtyard Marriott, Nassau
Downtown/Junkanoo Beach, West Bay Street, Nassau, Bahamas
Phone: +1-242-302-2975

Book your hotel room today at the Courtyard Marriot for MACBahamas2023


Are you looking for a roommate to share accommodations costs at the MAC Conference? Complete the roomshare form and view the roomshare list of attendees who are looking for a roommate.

While MAC provides this roommate board as a service to conference attendees, MAC assumes no responsibility or liability for these arrangements. It is attendees' own responsibility to contact and make appropriate arrangements with potential roommates, including how to share payment and who will book the room.

If you have a question about an individual posting, please contact the individual responsible. If you have a question or concern about the board itself, or if you need to change or delete your entry, please contact MAC at secretariat@caribbeanmuseums.com.

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Conference Contact info

Email: secretariat@caribbeanmuseums.com

MAC 2023 Conference attendees will have the opportunity to stay in the Courtyard by Marriott hotel in the Downtown/Junkanoo Beach area for a discounted conference rate.

Courtyard by Marriott Nassau Downtown/Junkanoo Beach

W Bay St, Nassau, Bahamas

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COVID-19 Safety Info

There are currently no requirements to show proof of vaccination to attend the MAC conference. While it will not be required, all attendees who feel more comfortable wearing a face mask and/or maintaining a safe social distance are encouraged to do so. Our current requirements are based on the standards set by the Bahamian government and therefore are subject to change. Please also be aware of masking or vaccination requirements by any airlines, hotels, or other private establishments you will be occupying during your stay.

Stay in the know

Bahamas Ministry of Health https://www.bahamas.gov.bs/health

Bahamas Travel Updates https://www.bahamas.com/travelupdates

Getting to and from the Airport in Nassau

MAC has negotiated a standard rate of $45 USD per ride, plus $2 USD per piece of luggage (standard practice) to and from Lynden Pindling International Airport for all conference attendees. Reserve this rate ASAP by texting the dispatcher below via WhatsApp only.

Taxi Dispatcher

Simone Walker: +1 (242) 813-4933

Note that there is no Uber or Lyft service in Nassau. Taxi rates for the 30–40-minute ride from the airport to the conference hotel are variable and can be expected to cost upwards of $50 USD plus luggage fees. Book the guaranteed rate to avoid any upcharges.