Rent our space!

Cambridge Center for Adult Education offers a variety of classroom and meeting spaces in two historic properties at 42 and 56 Brattle Street conveniently located near the Harvard Square station in Cambridge. For your diverse meeting needs, the spaces at CCAE range from standard class and conference rooms to a state-of-the-art kitchen. Bring your staff for a distinctive team building opportunity, celebrate your birthday with family & friends, or host a private event.

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Classroom At Ccae Tables

Kitchen: $525+


  • The fully equipped kitchen holds up to 16 people

Facilities + Amenities

  • Two conventional ovens, one convection oven, an eight burner gas cooktop, refrigerator, freezer, dishwasher, and sanitizer
  • Pots, pans, dishes, silverware, and glassware
  • CCAE has a list of outstanding professional chefs to prepare an unforgettable meal in a wide variety of cuisines or add a participatory cooking class for all to enjoy.
  • Free WiFi access.


  • Kitchen Only - $525 for 3 hour minimum and $150/hour for each additional hour – includes use of all equipment
  • Private Cooking Class (3 hours and 10 person minimum) Chef and Food - $85/person.
  • Private Cooking Class with Wine Pairing (3 hours and 10 person minimum) Chef, Food, and Wine - $95/person

Note: A private cooking class has an additional $100 facility fee. The facility fee is waived for a class with greater than 12 people.

Multipurpose Rooms: $75+


  • The classroom and meeting spaces can serve groups of 10-90 people.

Facilities + Amenities

  • Auditorium
  • Art Studio
  • CCAE provides tables, chairs, and white boards.
  • AV equipment is available for an additional charge.
  • Free WiFi access.


  • Classroom - $75/hour (2 hour minimum).
  • Auditorium - $100/hour (2 hour minimum).
  • Art Studio - $125/hour (2 hour minimum).

Note: Rentals beyond normal hours of operation are subject to an additional $25/hour staffing fee. All multipurpose room rentals require a 2 hour minimum.