We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Interestin statue made of numbers in Cambridge

Driving by I noticed this statue of a man sitting and holding his knees and made of metal numbers... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2018
travelsafer
Bigger than Expected

This statue sits across the road from where the MIT Visitors Center. It is very large and you can... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
jehenson81
,
Washington DC, District of Columbia
via mobile
Read all 43 reviews
33
All photos (33)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good51%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mit campus”(4 reviews)
“donor”(2 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-3°
Dec
-8°
Jan
-6°
Feb
Contact
84 Massachusetts Ave, MIT Stratton Student Center Lawn, Cambridge, MA 02139-4300
Website
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Cambridge
from USD 79.00
More Info
from USD 11.95
More Info
from USD 21.90
More Info
from USD 21.55
More Info
Reviews (43)
Filter reviews
26 results
Traveller rating
11
13
1
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
11
13
1
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews student center mit campus donor sculptures statue art anonymous
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 26 reviews
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Driving by I noticed this statue of a man sitting and holding his knees and made of metal numbers and letter arranged randomly. It is in front of the Julius Adams Stratton Student Center at 84 Massachusetts Avenue. We briefly stopped in front of it...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank travelsafer
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This statue sits across the road from where the MIT Visitors Center. It is very large and you can even walk into the structure. The statue is made up of numbers and is a rather ingenious idea and perfect for MIT.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 6 September 2017

If you are visiting the MIT campus and you are at all interested in math (and who would be visiting the campus and not be?), checking out this sculpture is definitely recommended.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Dale L
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

This is a famous landmark on MIT's campus that is worth visiting. It's a statute next to the student center and across the street from the main building entrance. It's also a good photo shoot opportunity.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank 235danp
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The way this statue was made is amazing. It is very catchy. It is located in front of MIT student center.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Dina M
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Very interesting landmark on MIT campus. Great place for picture taking and meeting place. The composition of the sculpture is a great conversation starter for young people interested in stem, the arts, and how the linkage is eternal.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank G M
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Lattice like structure with symbols and figures worth taking a look at. It is a great representation of MIT.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank elaine3Southport
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Intricate, beautiful and creative display... It is light up in evenings and makes for an interesting stop

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank merlin2014
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This place is a must-visit, both during a day and after dark! If you are not an artsy person, you can still enjoy various reactions to the same piece of art. :)

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Traveller_p3000
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Everyone want to sit to take a photo of this. Quite interesting to remind us of the formula ..... Kind of like the design of it too. Just in front of MIT main building.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank joanadventure
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 nearby hotels
Le Meridien Boston Cambridge
348 reviews
.56 km away
Kendall Hotel
1,132 reviews
.71 km away
Residence Inn by Marriott Boston Cambridge
498 reviews
.79 km away
Boston Marriott Cambridge
1,108 reviews
.87 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 692 nearby restaurants
Flour Bakery & Cafe
235 reviews
.30 km away
Cafe Luna
222 reviews
.45 km away
Cuchi Cuchi
301 reviews
.54 km away
Area Four Kendall Square
231 reviews
.50 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 150 nearby attractions
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
959 reviews
.24 km away
Charles River
733 reviews
.61 km away
MIT Museum
612 reviews
.42 km away
Memorial Drive
59 reviews
.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Alchemist staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines