For Visitors

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Cambridge Arts Open Studios

September 28 & 29, 2019 

Explore Cambridge's diverse collection of public art and experience the myriad of styles and genres that the artists in Cambridge have to offer as you get an inside look at artists' studios, writers' workshops, theater prop rooms, and much more! 

Download our 2018 brochure! 2019 brochure coming soon.

Navigating the Studios & Planning your Weekend

Online/Mobile Guide:

Smart Phone IconExplore Open Studios with an interactive map on your smart phone, computer, or tablet by visiting our Open Studios 2018 Map. 2019 Cambridge Arts Open Studios map coming soon.

By Bike:
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Cambridge is a very bicycle-friendly city and Open Studios is a fun, enjoyable event to visit by bike. The Cambridge Bicycle Committee is creating cycling tours for the 2019 Cambridge Arts Open Studios. Check back in September for more information!

By Foot:

walk symbolCambridge is a pedestrian friendly city. Grab a friend and get some exercise while exploring the amazing artists and charming neighborhoods Cambridge has to offer.

Public Transit: 

T symbolFor neighborhoods in North and West Cambridge such as Alewife and Fresh Pond:

The closest MBTA subway stations are Harvard Square, Porter Square, and Alewife on the Red Line. The MBTA offers many bus routes that go through these areas, including numbers 1, 83, and 77. Visit for direct routes.

For neighborhoods in Lechmere, Inman Square, Kendall Square, Central Square, Mid Cambridge, The Port (formerly Area IV) and Cambridgeport:

The closest MBTA subway stations are Lechmere, Kendall Square, and Central Square. The MBTA offers many bus routes that go through these areas, including numbers 68 and CT2. Visit for direct routes


Car symbolVisitors will be able to park in resident permit parking spots during Open Studios hours in designated areas. Please consult the 2018 Cambridge Arts Open Studios brochure for information about these areas and parking near Common Venues. Information for the 2019 Open Studios is coming soon.

Venue ADA Accessibility Information
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Cambridge Arts does not discriminate on the basis of disability. The City of Cambridge will provide auxiliary aids and services, written materials in alternate formats, and reasonable modifications in polices and procedures to persons with disabilities upon request.  All Cambridge Arts organized common venues are fully accessible.  Accessibility information for each individual studio is included in the 2018 Cambridge Arts Open Studios brochure and on the interactive, online 2018 Cambridge Arts Open Studios map. Information for the 2019 venues is coming soon.