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 start September 4th, 2019

Hobby Shop Schedule: Summer

August 26th thru 30th


Monday: 10:00 - 7:00

Tuesday: 10:30 - 7:00

Wednesday: 10:00 - 7:00

Thursday: 10:00 - 7:00

Friday: 11:00 - 7:00



Micro Jet and Fusion 360 classes start September 5th, Fall 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.