Public Programs

Explore the fascinating world of MIT—cutting-edge research, engineering, and innovations—at performances, talks, programs, hands-on workshops, festivals, and more.

Idea Hub

Idea Hub

Weekends, noon–4 p.m., Weekdays in July, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Explore topics in design and engineering with artistic circuits, 3D printing, chain reactions, and a variety of other creative, hands-on activities. 

Both/And

Both/And: A Quantum Physics Play

Spring/Summer 2017

Both/And, an inventive one-act play is part comedy, part poetry, and all inquiry into a major scientific experiment taking place right now.

Science on Saturday

Science on Saturday

2017/18 programming

Science on Saturday is a free, 60-minute presentation with fun demonstrations in which students can volunteer. Check back for our fall line-up.

Friday After Thanksgiving

November 24, 2017

Help build or just observe this massive chain reaction made up of dozens of individual devices designed by teams from all over the country.

What's on!

Open daily 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Upcoming Events
 

Daily in July
Idea Hub

August 5-6
Both/And: A Quantum Physics Play