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We impress upon you the importance of fulfilling AAPT’s financial obligations to the Hilton Portland and Executive Towers. We appreciate everyone's support in booking within the official AAPT hotel blocks.  Learn more about helping AAPT avoid attrition fees.  Be sure and mention the AAPT room block to secure the group rate.

Conference Hotel: Hilton Portland and Executive Tower

Portland Hilton and Executive Tower Lobby

Room and Ride Share, and Daycare Information & Registration

If you are interested in sharing a room, ride or daycare responsibilities at the Portland meeting, AAPT provides this free, online registration that allows you to find a ride, room or daycare experience with other attendees. Save on gas and money!

Hilton Portland and Executive Tower
921 SW Sixth Avenue
Portland, OR 97204
Phone: 503-226-1611
Reservations: 800-HILTONS

Reservation Information

  • Single - $155
  • Double - $155
  • Triple - $175
  • Student - $119  (A limited number of rooms are available to undergraduate and graduate students. Use the code PH1 when booking this reservation. A valid student ID must be presented at check-in.)

To make a reservation call 1-800-HILTONS (1-800-445-8667) and ask for the American Association of Physics Teachers room block or use the code PHT.  Click here to make a reservation online.

The AAPT Room Block at the Hilton Portland is sold out.  Rooms are available, but not at the group rate. For alternative accommodations, please see information on the Paramount Hotel below or click on dorm information.  Thank you.

  • Check-out: 12:00 p.m.

Hotel Parking

  • Self Parking: Not Available
  • Valet Parking: $32 (in/out Privileges)

Participants are responsible for their parking charges

Paramount Hotel

The Paramount Hotel has a small block of rooms set aside at $184 +14.5% Multnomah County Lodging Tax. Call 1-855-215-0160 (toll free) and ask for American Association of Physics Teachers rate to reserve by June 17th.  

Paramount Hotel
808 S.W. Taylor Street
Portland, Oregon 97205
Hotel: (503) 223-9900
FAX: (503) 276-1774

Details: Well-appointed high-rise hotel, one block away from the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower. Wi-Fi/Internet included. Next to Director’s Park, the MAX, the Portland Food Cart Culture, Fox Tower Cinemas, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall & Park Blocks. Tasting East restaurant is on-site.

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