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 seven years by providing tools, training, and assistance to all MIT students, faculty, staff, and alums interested in turning their ideas into reality.
Spring Orientations are every Wednesday at 1:00
2017 IAP Hours of Operation
Monday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM - 2:00 - 5:00 Build Your Own Skateboard class
Tuesday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM - 6:00 - 9:00 Build Your Own Guitar class
Thursday: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM - 6:00 - 9:00 Build Your Own Guitar class
Friday 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM - 2:00 - 5:00 Build Your Own Skateboard class
Saturday: 11:00 - 5:00
Thursday: OMAX Water Jet Class from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Friday: Master Cam Class from 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
The Hobby Shop recently hired a new Associate Instructor. Introducing Coby! We will do a featured news article introducing Coby next semester but if you are near the Hobby Shop, swing by and say hi!