Marriott at Research Triangle Park 

4700 Guardian Drive, Durham, NC  27703

Phone: +1-919-941-6200 - Call the hotel directly to get the special rate below or use the link below! 

The Marriott at Research Triangle Park hotel in Durham, NC is conveniently located near Raleigh Durham Airport (RDU) in the heart of Research Triangle Park, home of IBM, Lenovo, Glaxo Smith Kline, Cisco, MetLife and Fidelity. Known as the largest research park in the United States, Research Triangle Park is easily accessible from Durham, Raleigh and Chapel Hill, as well as nearby universities including Duke, UNC, NC State and NCCU. Delight your palate at Newton's restaurant and lounge offering innovative American cuisine. With stylish decor and state-of-the-art conveniences like high-speed internet access and 42 inch flat screen HDTVs equipped with Marriott's plug and play system, our rooms offer exceptional value among Raleigh-Durham hotels. Our Durham hotel also features a 24-hour fitness center and a deluxe indoor pool. This Research Triangle Park hotel in Durham, is near a wide selection of spas, golf courses, premium shopping at the Southpoint Mall, and the USA Baseball Complex in Cary.

Start Date: Thursday, October 17, 2024

End Date: Sunday, October 20, 2024

Hotel Rate is $79 USD per night.
Reservations by attendees must be received on or before Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2024.

Hotel Registration Link:

Book your group rate for Mid Eastern Region of the National Model Railroad Association  

Marriott can extend the rate to the day before and after for guests.
If you call 919-941-6200, they will make the change to the existing hotel reservation booking number. Please have your hotel reservation number available when making this special request. 


Ford - Contest Room

Franklin - T-TRAK Layout and Raffle Layout

Edison A – Company Store

Edison B,C,D - Clinic Rooms & Banquet

The Durham, NC Amtrak station is located approximately 11 miles from the Convention hotel at 601 West Main Street. There are several local and regional passenger & freight trains that pass through this station on the Norfolk Southern H-Line between Greensboro, NC and Selma, NC. In 2009, the Amtrak station was relocated into a restored former tobacco warehouse.  For more information, please visit this page: