Event Rental Rates

Rental Rates

Located in the heart of Cambridge in the center of the life science district, the MIT Museum offers a range of distinctive galleries for your function. Rates through January 19, 2015 are listed below.

MIT Museum Rental Rates - valid through 1/19/15

Entire Museum: $6,000
Standing reception capacity: 600

1st Floor
Mark Epstein Innovation Gallery: $2,750
Standing reception capacity: 200
Seated dinner capacity: 120

2nd Floor Galleries: $3,750
Standing reception capacity; 400
Seated dinner capacity: 120
Reception space available in MIT Highlights (Peterson A) and Robots and Beyond and the Second Floor exhibition galleries.
Seated dinners are permitted in the Robots and Beyond exhibition gallery ONLY.

The MIT Museum is open to the public daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; on the second Friday of the month until 8 p.m.; and on Thursdays in July and August until 7 p.m..

  • Events are permitted in the galleries during non-public hours ONLY.
  • Earliest evening event start time: 6:00 p.m. (excluding Second Fridays and Thursdays in July and August, when times would be later).
  • Rental fees include admission to exhibitions in the floor of the Museum rented, and exclude other galleries.
  • Clients are required to work with one of the Museum's Preferred Caterers.
  • Additional fees may apply for a cash bar, MIT Audio Visual (AV), and police detail. MIT AV may be required for your AV needs.

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