MIT Museum US Map & Phone & Address

MIT Museum US Map & Phone & Address

265 Massachusetts Ave Cambridge; (617) 253-4444

Another powerhouse educational institution with a museum of equal caliber. The MIT Museum features demonstrations on holography, strobe light sculptures, and math in three dimensions! Don’t miss the MIT Hall of Hacks, displaying famous pranks for which these clever students are known including the police car that suddenly appeared one day on top of the MIT dome. Admission is $3, $1 for students, seniors, and children under twelve. Open Tuesdays through Fridays from 9 A.M. to 5 P.M. Saturdays and Sundays noon to 5 P.M.

MIT also has two galleries at 77 Massachusetts Avenue. The Hart Nautical Gallery has the exhibit Ships for Victory: American Shipbuilding’s Finest Hour, with photographs and artifacts from World War fi era shipbuilding. And, the Compton Gallery features a wonderful display exploring the role MIT played in winning World War II. Both of these galleries are free at all times.

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