The 8th Annual Cambridge Open Archives: “Tales from the Archives” 2016

Mon, 06/20/2016 (All day) – Wed, 06/22/2016 (All day)
June 13-15 & June 20-22, 2016

For six days over two weeks, twelve archives, special collections and collecting institutions in Cambridge will open their doors to the public to showcase some of their most interesting materials – and the tales that go along with them.

Week One:
Monday, 6/13, 3-5 pm: Cambridge Historical Commission & The MIT Museum
Tuesday, 6/14, 4-6 pm: Schlesinger Library & the Longfellow House-Washington’s Headquarters
Wednesday, 6/15, 4-6 pm: Harvard Art Museums Archives & Harvard University Archives

Week Two:
Monday, 6/20, 3-5 pm: MIT Lewis Music Library & MIT Institute Archives and Special Collections
Tuesday, 6/21, 3-5 pm: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University & the Harvard Semitic Museum
Wednesday, 6/22, 6-8 pm: Mount Auburn Cemetery & the Cambridge Historical Society

Due to space constraints, a max of 20 participants are allowed each day.
Questions? Email Emily at or call 617-349-4683.