• The Edgerton Center offers a wide range of subjects for MIT students

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  • Design a dream project outside of the classroom on an Edgerton Center team

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  • D-Lab provides students with the opportunity to make a real impact on people living in poverty

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  • MIT student Tori Danielle pops a balloon at DUE for a Recharge

    Capturing a balloon mid-pop

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  • Students in our three-hour classes learn by doing

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  • Welding in the Area 51 Shop

    Welding in the Area 51 Shop

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About the Edgerton Center

Build prototypes, learn new skills, explore madcap ideas, and get advice and encouragement — the Edgerton Center is the place where mind and hand come together.

Day one - Ed Moriarty introduces the project

This past February, the Edgerton Center hosted 60 tenth grade students from the Beijing... Read more

Students on FSAE at work in the Edgerton Center's Area 51 Shop

Imagine if you and a group of students were tasked with designing, building, testing, and... Read more

In commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the Edgerton Center and Earth Day, Fixit Clinic returns to MIT on April 22nd.

Celebrate repair through do-it-together hands-on STEM-oriented fix-n-learn community-based discovery and disassembly. 

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