By Car

Roadmap and directions

From northbound 1-75 to TMA
Take exit 203B (Detroit Ave.). Turn left onto Detroit and drive a short distance to Monroe St. Turn left onto Monroe and drive a short distance to Glenwood Ave. Turn right on 
Glenwood, pass the community garden, and turn right to parking lot. 

From TMA to northbound 1-75
From Parking Lot #1, turn left onto Glenwood Ave., right onto Monroe St., right onto Collingwood Blvd., immediate right onto entrance ramp to I-75 north.

From southbound I-75 to TMA
Take exit 202B (Collingwood Blvd.); turn left onto Collingwood. Turn left again at Monroe St. and you will pass the Museum to your left. Turn left on Glenwood, pass the community garden, and turn right to parking lot.

From TMA to southbound I-75
From Parking Lot #1, turn left on Glenwood Ave. At stop sign, turn left on Monroe St. Proceed 1 block to traffic light; turn left on Lawrence Ave. Proceed 1 block to stop sign; bear left onto entrance ramp to I-75 south. 


Attendees will receive free parking during the conference. Upon leaving the lot, show the security guard the conference I.D. badge you received when you checked-in at the registration desk in the Museum.

Ample parking is available throughout the Museum campus. Lots 1 and 2 both offer handicap vehicle parking; the entrances for these lots are located on Grove Place. Bus and RV parking is available in Lot 7, located at Parkwood Avenue and Woodruff Avenue near the Glass Pavilion.

By Plane

There are two airports near the conference venue. While Toledo Express Airport is closer to the Toledo Museum of Art (approximately a 30 minute drive) you may have more success finding a flight that travels in and out of Detroit Metropolitan Airport. The Detroit Metropolitan Airport is approximately 50 minutes from Toledo by car.

Detroit Metropolitan Airport


Toledo Express Airport


Detroit Metro serves over 160 destinations worldwide. There are currently a dozen airlines that offer arriving, departing and connecting flights. It is located in Romulus, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit.

Toledo Express is a small, regional airport that serves as a secondary airport to Detroit and the surrounding region. American Airlines/American Eagle has non-stop incoming and outgoing flights to Chicago O'Hare International Airport.

Detroit Metro

  • Air Canada
  • Air France
  • Air Tran
  • American Airlines
  • Delta
  • Frontier
  • Lufthansa
  • Royal Jordanian
  • Southwest
  • Spirit AIrlines
  • United
  • US Airways

Toledo Express

  • Allegiant
  • American Airlines/American Eagle


Both airports are served by most major rental car companies. You may also be interested in coordinating your travel to and from Toledo with Birmingham Limo, the exclusive car service for the conference. This Toledo-based business is offering a 10% discount off its rates for all conference attendees.

To arrange transportation with Birmingham Limo, you can contact them via email at or by phone at 419-882-5466. Be sure to mention you are attending the IVLA conference in order to take advantage of the 10% discount.

Foreign Delegates

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