Travel & Local Information

The nearest airport to Claremont is Ontario International Airport (code: ONT), just 12 miles away. SuperShuttle serves Ontario and cabfare from the airport to Claremont runs $20-$30.

Rooms have been reserved for Mellon 23 Workshop participants at the Doubletree Hotel Claremont, located at 555 W. Foothill Blvd.  Rooms can be booked by phone (1-909-626-2411) or online; please email Blenda Long ( for the event code. The Doubletree is one mile from campus, an easy walk for Saturday events.  (Shuttles will also be provided.)

Things to Do in Claremont

The Pomona College Museum of Art and Turrell Skyspace

Music at the Claremont Colleges

Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden

Margaret Fowler Memorial Garden at Scripps College

Hip Kitty Jazz

Laemmle’s Claremont 5

The Back Abbey

The Cheese Cave

Le Pain Quotidien

The Packing House Wine Merchants

Some Crust Bakery

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