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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
+1 617-253-1000
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One of the world's leading educational institutions, with an emphasis on math and sciences, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is located on the banks of the Charles River. The M.I.T. campus includes many modern buildings designed by famous architects and is worth exploring.
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77 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very happy with the information session and tour. It was very easy to set up the tour online. You definitely need to plan ahead as they have limited space. The hour information session could have been condensed to 35 minutes, but otherwise was...More

Thank RagsKP94
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wanted to attend the campus tour and there was all kinds of conflicting nd confusing information on their web site and then when we arrived at the location. The web site in 2 different places said the tour would be at 2pm and 2,30pm...More

Thank ZenHealer7
Reviewed 1 week ago

First off, I may be a bit biased in my posting as I just attended my little sister's graduation on the 9th. She graduated with a Master's degree in Architecture, in which I'm sooo very proud of her! The campus is really nice. The graduation...More

Thank fairlady75
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been living in Boston since past 3 years and I generally don't visit MIT regularly, but I take my friends or family whoever visits Boston to MIT for at least 2-3hour tour. Its such a huge university and every-time I visit, I find out...More

Thank Siddhartha T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the Iconic Technology university in America , located right near the Charles river , beautiful and modern campus

Thank mk5705
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If visiting Boston you just have to take a walk on MIT campus. It is huge. Kind of interesting to see all the names on the buildings :)

Thank LJBjorkevoll
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I met an old fraternity brother of mine at the main entrance at 77 Mass. Ave. for lunch last month. We are both MIT alumni from the 1970's who had not seen each other, much less the campus, in many years. It has changed a...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just here to visit. My son works here and we were simply milling about. Nothing in particular strikes us we walked and talked, enjoying a beautiful day.

Thank Allison A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the campus of MIT in Cambridge Massachusetts. This is where my Daddy went to School, And he loved this place. We often strolled The campus together and they have a great Art Museum that houses the largest Collection of Theadore Roszak, who was,...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It was a highlight to walk along the pathes of the famous MIT. The buildings are impressive, one can just go inside and have a look ... a .ust do in Boston.

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Tanvi2388
Can we travel on weekends ? Do we need to do any reservation to visit MIT? Is there any entrance fee to visit this location?
30 September 2016|
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Response from AmirJahangir | Reviewed this property |
There is no entry fee, however if you book a tour they will charge $10-15 per person. I suggest you get the tour as it will give you the historical perspective and an idea what's going on in different department, as... More
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lynneruden
which is the best airport to fly into if I'm staying at MIT Endicott house in April 9-14 for a conference? I am flying from Michigan and would be willing to take the subway/metro from whatever airport if it is not too long and safe to a stop within a few blocks of Endicott house if possible. Can you help me?
29 January 2015|
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Response from Scallopeye2 | Reviewed this property |
BOS (Logan Airport) is the only Commercial airport near MIT. Suggest a cab if money is not an object. It's easy method with baggage, most direct & "safest" since you can take them any time if day or night. The other... More
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lynneruden
which is the best airport to fly into from Detroit to ? which airport in Massachusetts? I have a conference at the MIT Endicott House in April and would like to book tickets, I wouldn't mind taking the subway/metro from the airport to a stop within a few blocks hopefully of the Endicott house. Can you help me?
29 January 2015|
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Response from smallsy28 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sorry for the delay, Catch your flight into Boston Logan Airport, The main Airport for Boston, Quickest way to M.I.T. is to catch a cab, 15 to 20 minutes, or catch the "T" Boston subway,on the silver line then change to... More
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