BOSTON -- Hotels in the Greater Boston area are offering weekend
packages in conjunction with the only U.S. stop of the worldwide
tour of the "Leonardo da Vinci: Scientist, Inventor, Artist"
The exhibit will be at Boston's Museum of Science through Sept.
1 and is expected to draw more than 400,000 visitors.
The hotels have developed a variety of offerings that include
tickets to the exhibit and, in some cases, other extras such as
tours or food offerings. The packages range in price from $115 to
$320 per night, double.
Participating properties include the Back Bay Hilton, Boston
Harbor Hotel, Boston Marriott Hotel, Hyatt Regency Cambridge, Hotel
Meridien, Regal Bostonian and Sheraton Boston Hotel &
Also, the Sheraton Tara Newton, Swissotel and Westin Hotel,
United Airlines also is offering discounted fares in association
with the exhibit.
The Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau is offering
free visitor brochures with hotel, restaurant and tour information
as well as a comprehensive schedule of events and a map.
To obtain a copy, call (800) 521-4041 and refer to code 504PT.
Tickets for the exhibit can be reserved by calling the Museum of
Science at (617) 523-1441.