Visitors will learn how researchers at Broad and our partner institutions are teaming up with collaborators across the globe to chase down the biological basis of psychiatric conditions, cancer, infectious diseases, and more, develop new strategies for treatment, and build datasets and technologies to share with scientists everywhere.


Note: Museum hours change August 1 to Thursday-Saturday, 10:00AM-5:00PM.

Museum hours: Monday-Wednesday, 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Lobby hours: Monday-Friday, 7:00 am - 7:00 pm


Admission is free and open to the public.

We are closed when Broad is closed, including the winter shutdown.


Photo credit: Gretchen Ertl.


Broad Discovery Center
Merkin Building Lobby
415 Main Street
Cambridge, MA 02142
(617) 714-7000


The Discovery Center and Merkin lobby are only available for Broad-sponsored events. Broadies with questions about hosting an event in this space should email Although the public is welcome to visit the Discovery Center, Broad does not rent the space to external groups. 

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Daytime photo of the new Broad Discovery Center. Photo credit: Gretchen Ertl.

Broad Discovery Center