Carpenter Center
for the Visual Arts

Harvard University
24 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

+1 617.496.5387


Gallery Hours
12–6pm, Thu–Sun

Closed Mon–Wed; Thanksgiving Nov 24 and Nov 25; Christmas Eve, Dec 24, Christmas Day Dec 25; New Year's Eve, Dec 31; New Year's Day Jan 1. 

Exhibitions and programs at the Carpenter Center are free and open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Class Visits

We welcome classes to visit the exhibitions and bookshop at Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts. To schedule a group visit, please be in touch one week in advance with your preferred dates. Contact or call 617-496-5387 for reservations and more information.


MBTA Red Line Stop: Harvard Square

The Carpenter Center is on the east perimeter of the Harvard University campus and east of the Harvard Square Red Line T stop. It is located between the Harvard Art Museums and Harvard Faculty Club, one block north of Massachusetts Avenue, at 24 Quincy Street in Cambridge.