Norton's Woods Conference Facilities at the Academy of Arts and Sciences

136 Irving Street, Cambridge, MA
Capacity: 250 people

About Norton's Woods Conference Facilities at the Academy of Arts and Sciences

Norton’s Woods Conference Center at the American Academy of Arts and Sciences offers a unique experience for retreats, corporate meetings and celebratory dinners. Conveniently located in the heart of Cambridge on a five-and-a-half acre wooded site, Norton’s Woods offers privacy as well as a conference facility with Wi-Fi throughout, executive meeting rooms equipped with high-quality AV, and a 225-seat Auditorium. The Atrium and Hearth are ideal for receptions, offering guests private access to Academy exhibits. Overlooking the gardens at Norton’s Woods, the dining rooms offer ample opportunity for intimate dinners, large or small. The gourmet food served at Norton’s Woods, prepared by our in-house Chef, can be customized for any occasion. The experienced staff provides superlative service and attentiveness.

Event Spaces

Blue and Green Dining Rooms
Board Room
Council Room
Entrance and Inner Atrium
President's Dining Room
Venue Types
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 250
  • Special Features: On-site full service staff, including gourmet chefs, dining and meeting facilities. Auditorium, hi tech audio, visual and communications systems.