5 Rainy Day Activities in Cambridge, MA

Weather happens.  You can plan and plan, but it's always good to have a rainy day activity card in your back pocket.  Cambridge has a variety of indoor activities if the weather isn't in your favor.

Indoor Activities Can Be Fun, Too!
Flat Top Johnny's

Kendall Square

This is a great spot to wait out the rain.  They have twelve pool tables, pinball, skee-ball, and a long beer list.


Central Square

This 21+ arcade is cleverly hidden behind an unassuming door within Roxy's Grilled Cheese.  They have all classic games from Tetris to NBA Jam.  Don't miss the cocktails made for two served in novelty cups! 

Harvard Coop Bookstore

Harvard Square 
One could easily spend hours in this bookstore browsing. There's even a cafe here. Great place to spend a rainy day.

Kendall Square Cinema

Kendall Square

What's better than escaping the rain and clouds at the movies? Kendall Cinema offers a wide variety independent films.  The go-to spot during Oscar season.

Made By Me!

Harvard Square

This studio and gallery is a great outlet for creative types.  Spend the an hour or the whole afternoon painting pottery from a wide selection.  This wonderful shop is owned by long time Cambridge resident, artist, and teacher Bessie Blum.

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