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If you go: UMass-Amherst

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Globe Correspondent / April 16, 2006

How to get there

The University of Massachusetts at Amherst is about 100 miles west of Boston, about a two-hour drive. Where to stay

The Campus Center Hotel

413-549-6000

www.aux.umass.edu/hotel

Rooms $70-$115.

Where to eat

The University Club

243 Stockbridge Road

413-545-2551

www.umass.edu/uclub

Lunch and dinner on weekdays. Friday nights by reservation. Grilled salmon salad ($10.95).

What to do

Your gateway to the university is www.umass.edu. Click on the Arts and Events link to find an interactive calendar and reserve tickets.

Fine Arts Center 800-999-8627

www.umass.edu/fac

Most events $15-$30.

Mullins Center

413-545-0505

www.mullinscenter.com

The Black Eyed Peas, April 25, $35; Cats, April 28-29, $50-$65.

Department of music and dance 413-545-2227

www.umass.edu/music/calendar

Most performances $5-$10

Department of theater

413-545-3490

www.umass.edu/theater

''Romeo and Juliet" opens April 27. General public $10.

Durfee Conservatory and Gardens Stockbridge Road

413-545-5234

www.umass.edu/durfee

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Free.

Tours Student-led tours daily from Robsham Visitors Center at 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Free.

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