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Lodging & Travel

A Test of Leadership: Committing to Advance Postsecondary Education for all Americans will be held at H&R Block Headquarters in Kansas City, MO on June 5, 2007.

Event Location

H&R Block Headquarters
One H&R Block Way
Kansas City, MO


Parking Location and Rates

Parking is in the H&R Block Center garage (underground garage beneath the building). Entrance to garage is on Main Street between 13th and 14th Streets. Participants should display a parking permit on their dash.

When they get off the elevators from the garage, they will check in at our guard's desk across from elevators and will be directed to the second floor Knowledge Center. Participants can get parking validated at the guard's desk.

Driving Directions

From KCI Airport: Take I-29 south to 169 south. Take the Downtown/Broadway exit. Follow Broadway to 14th Street. Turn left (east). Go four blocks to Main. Turn left (north).

From I-35 South: Take Broadway exit from I-35 southbound. Turn left (north) onto Broadway. Follow Broadway to 14th Street and turn right (east). Go four blocks to Main, turn left. The parking garage is located on the corner of 13th Street and Main Street.

For more transportation information and reservations to and from the airport, visit the Kansas City Transportation Group.

Nearby Lodging

All participants are expected to secure their own lodging arrangements.

Hilton President Kansas City Hotel
1329 Baltimore
Kansas City, Missouri 64105
Phone: 816-221-9490
Fax: 816-221-9422

Hotel Phillips
106 W 12th Street
Kansas City, MO 64105
Phone: 816-221-7000
Fax: 816-221-3477

Kansas City Marriott Downtown
200 West 12th Street
Kansas City, Missouri 64105 USA
Phone: 816-421-6800
Fax: 816-855-4418

More Travel Information

For more information on activities and events in Kansas City, MO please visit the official travel resource for Kansas City.

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