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Other Facilities

MIT Museum (N51-N52)

The MIT Museum offers its galleries for after-hours events for MIT groups and outside event planners. A unique and stimulating setting, the MIT Museum is ideal for lectures, performances, holiday parties, and similar events for up to 500 people. Located on two floors in N51-N52, the MIT Museum includes a number of spaces in a variety of sizes and layouts. Groups within and outside MIT may rent the MIT Museum's galleries, with a discount offered to MIT offices.

The MIT Museum partners with a group of superior caterers to provide imaginative and resourceful food, beverage, and décor service.

A full list of approved caterers is available at mitmuseum.mit.edu/visit/event-rental/preferred-caterers.

For floor plans, guidelines for presenters, or more information, please consult the MIT Museum website, mitmuseum.mit.edu/visit/event-rental or contact Krista Kitowicz at khk@mit.edu or 253-9889.

  Entire Museum 1st Floor Innovation Gallery 2nd Floor (All Galleries) 2nd Floor Herreshoff Exhibit Gallery
Lecture 100 100 none none
Banquet 100 100 100 50
Reception 500 100 400 200