MIT Hobby Shop

Hobby Shop

Learn By Doing

The MIT Hobby Shop is a fully-equipped wood and metal shop that teaches students the art of thoughtful design.

The Hobby Shop has fostered MIT’s spirit of learning by doing for over seventy nine years by providing tools, training, and assistance to all MIT students, faculty, staff, and alums interested in turning their ideas into reality.

Membership orientations are every Wednesday 1:00 - 2:00 June 5th through August 7th

Hobby Shop Schedule: April 28th - 31st 

Monday: 10:00 - 9:00 

Tuesday: 10:00 - 9:00  

Wednesday: 10:00 - 9:00 

Thursday: 10:00 - 9:00 

Friday: 10:00 - 6:00

Saturday:  CLOSED for the Summer term

Thursdays 1:00 PM - 2:00: OMAX Micro Jet Class  email: 

Fridays 1:00 PM - 2:00: Cam class, Fusion 360  email: 


Where are we at?

W31-031. Our entrance door is near the corner of Massachusetts  Ave and Vassar St.. Come down the hall and dial the call box 3-4343.