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American Academy of Arts & Science ‑ Norton's Wood Conference Center

Cambridge, USA

136 Irving Street
Cambridge MA 02138, USA
Phone +1 617 576 5000
Fax +1 617 576 5050
Website www.amacad.org
Location Set in five‑and‑a‑half acres of woodland on the border of Cambridge and Somerville
Contact
To be confirmed, To be confirmed

Booking Instructions

Contact Norton's Wood Conference Center at
Tel: +1 617 576 5062 or
Email: nortonswood@amacad.org

Founded in 1780, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences is an independent policy research center. Norton's Woods Conference Center at the American Academy of Arts and Sciences offers a superior facility that can be easily tailored to your individual needs. From its award‑winning design to its handsome amenities and gourmet in‑house chefs, its spacious interior combines the charm and comfort of an English country house with a quiet luxury and elegance all its own. A unique site for meetings, receptions, and corporate social events, the Center can welcome over 250 people for dinner and 350 for receptions. Conveniently located in the heart of Cambridge on a secluded five‑and‑a‑half acre wooded estate, Norton's Woods offers privacy as well as the perfect setting for an event.


Conference and Event Facilities

Conference facilities include executive conference rooms; 225‑seat auditorium; spacious atrium and hearth remarkable for receptions; three separate dining rooms; and state‑of‑the‑art audio‑visual and communication systems. The experienced and knowledgeable staff ensures superlative service with a disciplined attention to detail.

 
Area/Room Name
Indoor
Outdoor
Reception
Banquet
Buffet
Stand-Up
Buffet
Seated
Reception/Banquet
Seated
Reception/Buffet
Stand-Up
Reception/Buffet
Seated
 
Entrance Atrium & Hearth
Yes
250
125
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Garden Dining Room
Yes
--
40
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--
--
--
--
 
North & West Dining Rooms
Yes
--
75
--
--
--
--
--
 
President's Room
Yes
--
10
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The Center's Auditorium accommodates up to 225 delegates. Council Room seats up to 26 in a circular formation and the Board Room seats up to 20.