• MIT Motorsports students at work

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

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  • Girls in safety glasses mixing chemicals

    Students in our three-hour classes learn by doing

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  • Balloon Pop

    Capturing a balloon mid-pop

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

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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.

Prof. Bourouiba

High-speed video cameras capture the spread of a sneeze or cough in the Bourouiba Lab.... Read more

Students in Maker Musicales, a music making program in Chile

On March 19th, MIT cancelled all in-person K-12 student programming for the summer of 2020. For... Read more

The last few weeks at the Edgerton Center have been nothing short of extraordinary. After MIT... Read more