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The Old Post Office, currently under construction, will be a space for creative minds to gather – to tinker, code, bend, sketch, fabricate and build. It is a joint project between the City of Cambridge and Idea Exchange.

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Music Hub on stage
Services | January 18, 2018
Music lovers rejoice, we have instruments at Idea Exchange! Our Clemens Mill location has a music hub that includes a drum kit, two guitars, a bass... Read More»
3D yoda
Services | January 18, 2018
The future is now! No longer the stuff of science fiction, 3D printing is being used for more exciting real world applications than ever before. New... Read More»
boy with beakers
Nicole, Queen's Square | November 1, 2017
At Idea Exchange, we LOVE STEAM – so we are SO excited about National S.T.E.A.M. day, which takes place this year on Wednesday, November 8. This day... Read More»
guys and gadgets
Carroll, Queen's Square | June 1, 2017
The Media Technology Monitor (MTM) is the highest quality media survey in Canada. Every year the MTM collects information on how we are using new and... Read More»
Historic Post Office
Phil, Queen's Square | July 8, 2016
The terms 'makerspace' or 'digital library' can sound like buzz words, but if you watch the accompanying video showing the historic Galt post office... Read More»
Artist rendering of the Historic Post Office
Ideas | June 23, 2016
Imagine a place where the past and future meet – and it’s not just about who you are and what you do, but who you will become and what you will... Read More»
Post Office, 12 Water St. South
Megan, Queen's Square | May 18, 2016
Since the announcement about restoring the historic Post Office as a new Idea Exchange location, there has been an increase in interest on what the... Read More»
Discover the World of Making
Gareth Carr, Entrepreneur | April 6, 2016
You may have heard that Idea Exchange is renovating the Old Post Office downtown and adding a Maker Lab to its multiple floors.  You also may be... Read More»
Galt Post Office Water Street from a Souvenir Collection of Galt Postcards c.1900
Ideas | March 9, 2016
Photos Courtesy of the Cambridge Archives & Records Centre Address: 12 Water Street South, Cambridge, Ontario, Canada The old Galt Post Office is... Read More»
Talented teen musical mentors at Clemens Mill.
Teens | March 9, 2016
Do you love to play a musical instrument, but are tired of being hassled by your parents for making too much noise?  We can help with that. Idea... Read More»