The Publick House, Historic Inn and Country Lodge is the host hotel for the symposium.  Monday reception, Tuesday and Wednesday lectures, Tuesday breakfast/lunch and dinner, and Wednesday and breakfast take place at the Publick House.

Each morning beginning at 7 AM complimentary coffee and home-made rolls and pastry are offered at the Tavern in the Publick House in the morning before the Symposium begins. Complimentary self-parking is included in the room rate.

Symposium speakers and staff will lodge at The Publick House. 

The Publick House is offering two separate discounted Room Block rates:  $99 or $159 / night + tax.

  • $99 / night + tax: Country Motor Lodge.  Rooms in the lodge are a short walk from the Inn where meals and talks will be held.  
  • $159/ night + tax: Publick House Inn rooms and suites where meals and talks will be held.
  • $159/night + tax: Chamberlain House or Tillyer House rooms and suites which are the buildings adjacent to the inn.

Book online under Weddings and Groups: Group Code is: 1024WC


Call the hotel at (508) 347-3313 and reference “NAWCC” (National Assn of Watch & Clock Collectors)  to receive the discounted rate.  Cutoff date for this special offer is September 20th.  

** If the online booking link doesn’t work, or tells you the rooms are sold out, please call the hotel.

Address:  227 Main Street, Sturbridge, MA 01566