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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
+1 617-253-1000
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No visit to Cambridge is complete without visiting MIT. A world class University with a beautiful campus and brilliant students and faculty hustling between classes in full view of the Charles River and Boston skyline. Not to missed.

Thank JWC87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The campus is just too big that you won’t know where to go. There is no information desk at student activity center. So I highly recommend you to download a map from MIT and follow that.

Thank Lin G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was here for MIT Splash and my son did the signup but neglected to sign me up for the tour. Did the self-guided one and was very impressed with facility and integration with the business community. Met some fascinating people along the way.

Thank David J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the overview given by an admissions officer. My daughter feels she would be right at home here where the quirky & nerdy seem to rule.

Thank Katherine F
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Was here for a conference and had the chance to visit parts of the campus. Would recommend to visit the older buildings. Impressive

Thank SvenJ79
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We strolled in and around the campus and enjoyed the architectural design of the buildings. Inside the halls was also pretty cool and attending one of the classes was a highlight!

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Preferred MIT to Harvard. Lots of students around and the place seemed very vibrant. It's a large campus though and it's easy to spend a lot of time here. You can join a guided tour or get yourself a map and do it yourself without...More

Thank Ali921
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

The MIT is just great, if tou have some time to visit you must go. The tours are free and are given by undergraduate students. They tell a lot about the tech and entrepreneurship style of the MIT. I am a mechanical engineer and this...More

Thank Rafael I
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We did a Cambridge bike tour that brought us over to the MIT campus. It's very unique with a lot of history. If you don't have time to do a tour with someone that can give you a few facts about MIT try & stop...More

Thank BrussoDallas
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Sometimes you dream of seeing some Institutes in reality. MIT is one of those institutes that I always wanted to see in my lifetime. So, I visited the campus during my Boston trip and felt the good-intellectual vibes :)

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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
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
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