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Dates:Monday, October 3, 2022 - Sunday, October 9, 2022
Ages:Toddlers, Kids, Teens, Adults
In/Outdoor:Indoor, Outdoor
Cost:Free see below
Category:Science & Technology

cambridge science festival photoCambridge Science Festival is a week-long, annual celebration of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). Join us LIVE and IN-PERSON this Fall 2022.

This October, an electrifying pop-up festival lights up the Open Space, in the heart of Kendall Square and across the city of Cambridge.

A multifaceted, multicultural event, the Festival makes science accessible, interactive, and fun, highlighting the impact of STEAM in all our lives.

This year’s festival runs from October 3-9, based at the Kendall/MIT Open Space and around the city of Cambridge.

Our program guide is fully digital and can be found on the Cambridge Science Festival website.

The week-long celebration combines all the magic and mayhem of modern science in an action-packed program of events, demonstrations, workshops and performances.

Come see a show, grab a bite, get involved and stay for the day.

Let the great experiment begin…

At the core of this year’s festival are three spectacular headline events: SCIENCE+NATURE, SCIENCE+FOOD and SCIENCE+FASHION. These unmissable experiences showcase science ‘out of the lab’, bringing artists, engineers, designers, scientists and spectators together in a series of breathtaking open-air entertainments.

We’re thrilled to launch OPEN LAB – a city-wide open-day for the Cambridge science and maker community to throw open our doors and invite visitors in to share our work where it happens.

The Science Carnival and Robot Zoo return on Sunday, October 9th, with plenty of other activities throughout the week.

Beyond the Open Space, you’ll find a fantastic range of experiences and events hosted by our satellite venues across the city of Cambridge — check back here for the Festival Guide with every event and venue listed, and sign up to our mailing list to make sure you don’t miss out.

The Cambridge Science Festival, the first of its kind in the United States, is a celebration showcasing the leading edge in science, technology, engineering and math.

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Free and open to the public!



Kendall/MIT Open Space, Cambridge, MA, 02139 map

This year’s festival runs from October 3-9, based at the Kendall/MIT Open Space and around the city of Cambridge. The site is located just next to the Kendall/MIT T stop.

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