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April 5, 2017

The Diamond Trace: Kimberley South Africa in Photographs by Patrick Tourneboeuf
On view April 12, 2017–September 4, 2017
Kurtz Gallery for Photography, MIT Museum

September 30, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, MA – In celebration of the grand re-opening of the exhibit Gestural Engineering: The Sculpture of Arthur Ganson, the MIT Museum will host “An Evening with Arthur Ganson” on Tuesday, October 18th from 6:00 – 8:00pm.  The evening will include a conversation with Arthur Ganson fa

September 28, 2016

Despite careers separated by a century, architect Désiré Despradelle (1862–1912) and artist Grazia Toderi (b. 1963) share a conception of the city and urban architecture as spectacle. 

September 27, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, MA – The MIT Museum will host its 19 th (XIX) annual Friday After Thanksgiving (F.A.T.) Chain Reaction Event on November 25 th from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. in MIT’s Rockwell Cage Gymnasium at 120 Vassar Street in Cambridge, MA.

July 1, 2016

Enjoy free admission and engineering activities all day!

April 1, 2016

Build Your Own Computer Game—Animation—Science Writing—Ocean Science—Coding—Robots—and more!

Massachusetts April Vacation Week: Friday, April 15—Sunday April 24, 2015

February 10, 2016

MIT Museum to open new exhibition celebrating MIT's Centenary:Imagining New Technology: Building MIT In Cambridge

March 1 - September 6, 2016

January 13, 2016

MIT Museum February Vacation Week Feb Fest
February 15-20, 2016

How to Build a City in Six Days

November 30, 2015

MIT Museum Hosts a Free MoSAIC Math-Art Festival, December 11-12, 2015

Celebrating Math, Science, Art, Industry, & Culture (MoSAIC) Traveling exhibition, activities and talks at the MIT Museum

November 3, 2015

Expert in creating museum exhibitions died suddenly on Oct. 28. Donald Stidsen, the longtime exhibitions manager at the MIT Museum, died last Wednesday, Oct. 28, while driving to work with his wife, Kate McHugh.

October 20, 2015

MIT Museum Hosts 18th Annual Friday After Thanksgiving (F.A.T.) Chain Reaction Event on Friday November 27th

Watch last year's chain reaction!

September 2, 2015

MIT Museum Announces Fall Lineup of Exhibitions, Programs, and Events

August 3, 2015

Public and Private: East Germany in Photographs by Ulrich Wüst

Kurtz Gallery for Photography, MIT Museum

Sept. 5, 2015 - Jan. 3, 2016

June 15, 2015

Free Fun Friday on June 26

Enjoy free admission and engineering activities all day!

May 26, 2015

Epstein endows directorship of MIT Museum

Toasting the announcement of Mark Epstein's gift to endow the directorship of the MIT Museum

April 27, 2015

MIT Museum Appoints Ann Neumann to Director of Galleries and Exhibitions

March 26, 2015

Celebrate Science at the MIT Museum's Ninth Annual Cambridge Science Festival

Hands-on Learning at its Best! Film Festival - Science Writing - Build Your Own Computer Game - Animation - Ocean Science - Coding - Robots- and more!

Fri., April 17 - Sun., April 26, 2015

January 26, 2015

The MIT Museum presents Images of Discovery: Communicating Science through Photography, a unique exhibition that includes image-making stations providing visitors with direct experiences related to the work of three distinguished image-makers: historic practitioners Harold "Doc" Edgerton

January 20, 2015

MIT Museum presents Photographing Places: The Photographers of Places Journal, 1987-2009

Kurtz Gallery for Photography, MIT Museum
January 22 - August 16, 2015

January 1, 2015

Celebrate Science at the MIT Museum

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