Culture

Welcome to the Central Square Cultural District!

Please check back often as the list of our cultural assets and events continues to grow.

C2CD THEATERS, PERFORMANCE SPACES, RECORDING STUDIOS

Blink Music
129 Franklin St., 617-225-0044

Boston Dance Company
550 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd floor

Boston Percussive Dance
185 Green St., 617-864-3191

Cambridge Community Television
438 Massachusetts Ave., 617-661-6900

Cambridge YMCA
820 Massachusetts Ave., 617-661-9622

Cambridge YWCA
7 Temple Pl., 617-491-6050

Central Square Theater
Home of The Nora Theater & Underground Railway Theater
450 Mass Ave., 866-811-4111

Dance Complex
536 Massachusetts Ave., 617-547-9363

Green Street Studios Center for Movement & Dance
185 Green St., 617-864-3191

Improv Boston
40 Prospect St., 617-576-1253

MMMMaven Project
620 Massachusetts Ave., 617-849-9321

New Alliance Audio
110 Brookline St., 617-491-0309

Wonderdrug Records
110 Brookline Street

C2CD LIVE MUSIC AND DANCING VENUES

Brick & Mortar
569 Massachusetts Ave, 617-491-0061

Cambridge YMCA
820 Massachusetts Ave., 617-661-9622

Cambridge YWCA
7 Temple Pl., 617-491-6050

Cantab Lounge
738 Massachusetts Ave, 617-354-2685

Café Luna
403 Massachusetts Ave., 617-576-3400

Havana Club
288 Green St., 617-312-5550

Middle East Restaurant & Nightclub
472 Massachusetts Ave, 617-864-3278

Middlesex
315 Massachusetts Ave, 617-868-6739

NAGA
450 Massachusetts Ave., 617-661-4900

People’s Republik
876-878 Massachusetts Ave., 617-491-6969

Phoenix Landing
512 Massachusetts Ave., 617-576-6260

The Plough & Stars
912 Massachusetts Ave, 617-576-0032

Rivergods
125 River St., 617-576-1881

TT the Bears Place
10 Brookline St., 617-492-0082

Thelonious Monkfish
524 Massachusetts Ave., 617-441-2116

Zuzu
474 Massachusetts Ave – 617-864-3278

C2CD MUSEUM, GALLERIES & PUBLIC ART ATTRACTIONS

Blanc Gallery
110 Brookline Street, 508-768-7611

Cambridge Public Library – Central Square Branch

MIT Museum
265 Massachusetts Ave., 617-253-5927

Mobius Gallery & Meme Gallery
55 Norfolk St

Out of the Blue Gallery
106 Prospect St., 617-354-5287

Riverside Gallery, Community Art Center
5 Callender Street, 617-547-6811

C2CD ARTS EDUCATION

Boston Percussive Dance
185 Green St., 617-864-3191

Community Art Center
119 Windsor Street, 617-868-7100

Cambridge Community Television
438 Massachusetts Ave., 617-661-6900

Cambridge YMCA
820 Massachusetts Ave., 617-661-9622

Cambridge YWCA
7 Temple Pl., 617-491-6050

Central Square Theater
Home of The Nora Theater & Underground Railway Theater
450 Mass Ave., 866-811-4111

Dance Complex
536 Massachusetts Ave., 617-547-9363

Green Street Studios Center for Movement & Dance
185 Green St., 617-864-3191

Improv Boston
40 Prospect St., 617-576-1253

MMMMaven Project
620 Massachusetts Ave., 617-849-9321

C2CD Cultural Destination Retail

Artist and Craftsman Supply Store
580 Massachusetts Ave., 617-354-3636

Cheapo Records
538 Massachusetts Ave., 617-354-4455

Danger! Awesome!
10 Prospect St., 857-654-6556

Dick Blick Art Supply Store
619 Massachusetts Ave., 617-441-6360

MIT Museum Store
265 Massachusetts Ave., 617-253-5927

Pandemonium Books & Games
4 Pleasant St., 617-547-3721

Rodney’s Bookstore
698 Massachusetts Ave, 617-876-6467

Seven Stars
731 Massachusetts Ave., 617-547-1317

Teddy’s Shoes
548 Massachusetts Ave., 617-547-0443

Toscanini’s Ice Cream
899 Main St., 617-491-5877

Weirdo Records
844 Massachusetts Ave., 857-413-0154

Outdoor Murals & Sculpture

Jill Brown Plaza
900 Main St

David Fichter Mural “Potluck”
In Parking Lot of Norfolk and Bishop Allen Drive

Ross Miller and Monica Raymond “Traces Project”
University Park, Sidney Street

Ritsuko Taho “Multicultural Manifestoes”
Carl Barron Plaza

Daniel Galvez, “Crossroads”
Intersection of Pearl and Franklin Streets, facing Pearl Street

Middle East Restaurant
Norfolk Street, Cambridge, MA
Artist: Pasqualina Azzarello 1997

Essex Street Mural
Graffiti Alley – Public Art Project – On Mass Ave next to Central Kitched 569 Mass Ave.

C2CD CULTURAL & CIVIC COMMUNITY PARTNERS

Cambridge Arts Council

Cambridge City Hall
795 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge College

Cambridge Community Development Department (Economic Development Division)

Cambridge Community Foundation

Cambridge Discovery Days/Cambridge Historic Collaborative

Cambridge Office For Tourism

Cambridge Senior Center
806 Massachusetts Avenue

Central Square Business Association

Neighborhood Groups and Councils

Mass Cultural Council Cultural District Program

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