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World renowned holograms, robots, sculptures, and a variety of interactive programs attract visitors to this dynamic, science and technology museum in the Central Square neighborhood near the Charles River. Unique programs and workshops are offered regularly – check the Museum Calendar online for the schedule. And do not forget to shop in the cool store offering the best science themed t-shirts around!


Established in 1971.

The MIT Museum’s original mandate was the collection and preservation of historical artifacts then scattered throughout MIT.

Today, visitors enter a newly renovated gallery, and are engaged with exhibits based on collections as well as current research at MIT.


MIT Museum
265 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139

Tel.: 617-253-5927
URL: web.mit.edu/museum


Monday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.