When you book accommodations near Simmons College, you will find yourself in the largest city of the Commonwealth of Kentucky. It's one of the older towns west of the Appalachians and was founded in 1778. Simmons College started out as a Bible School. While it's fully accredited these days, the theological studies still play a role in the town.
The association headquarters announced their move to the college in 2016. Visitors to Louisville get an opportunity to visit them and you may be able to attend one of their many forums.
The college is mostly downtown with regular buses servicing it. Street parking and a parking lot are convenient. The main college buildings are located at 1018 S 7th St.
The college is just three blocks away from the International Mall on 8th Street. Global restaurants there offer food from African countries, especially Somalia.
One place you are likely to see students is at the Louisville Waterfront Park. Many of them enjoy the free facility that offers picnic tables, restrooms, and benches next to the Ohio River. The college caters to music students and you may get the opportunity to attend a concert in the park.
If you visit Simmons College in March or April you could witness one of the world's greatest fireworks displays along with the famous Kentucky Derby. Hundreds of thousands of visitors and locals celebrate the event.