For accessibility information, please see this detailed campus map » This guide presents the major means of physical access to MIT facilities, including the MIT Media Lab and architectural barriers which may be encountered. Although this guide deals with the general needs of people with temporary or permanent mobility impairments, MIT is prepared to respond to other access requests. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your accessibility requirements.
If you are planning to drive in for the event, on-and off-street parking is available for a fee. Metered parking is available as well as a number of parking garages within a short walking distance. More parking information can be found here.
MIT is located on the north shore of the Charles River Basin in Cambridge, MA, USA. The campus is within three miles of two major interstate highways and less than six miles from a major international airport; it is accessible via public transportation. MIT is a 15-30 minute walk from downtown Boston (depending on the weather). MIT is a 30-40 minute walk from Harvard University, which is located just up the river from MIT.