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Harvard Cooperative Society

1400 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-3807
+1 617-499-2000
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Perfect for gifts

I had a huge number of presents to buy for people while I was in a month long placement at Harvard... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Adelaide, Australia
Great place for coffee, a quick breakfast bite and browsing the books

Very friendly service at the Cafe in the Coop. Location is perfect if you are doing anything near... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Utica, New York
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"The Coop" is the Harvard college store, known for its expansive collection of books, posters and University insignia merchandise.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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1400 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-3807
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a huge number of presents to buy for people while I was in a month long placement at Harvard - and this made it so easy for me. Great selections, great range and prices and fantastic service.

Thank PaulyFrequentFlyer
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Very friendly service at the Cafe in the Coop. Location is perfect if you are doing anything near Harvard. The cafe is on the second floor and the bonus is you get to check out the books after your coffee & treats.

Thank RonL40
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We were visiting from Ohio and spent a lot of time at the Coop. We loved browsing in our favorite sections for books and periodicals. We had a snack in the cafe, and we were impressed to know about the activities for families with young...More

Thank yoohoo614
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Found all books I was looking for, great variety!! Reasonable prices!! Nice souvenirs!! Coffee shop!! Spacious, tables available, silent room for reading, etc!!! Helpful staff!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 20 September 2017

A big rambling store with lots of Harvard stuff and a good bookstore that is great for browsing. If you get to Harvard Square you have to visit the COOP.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 13 September 2017

How can you possibly visit Boston and not buy some Harvard stuff? Impossible! Here you will find everything you can imagine with the H-brand on it!

Thank ziobilly2015
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The place is full of books and one can browse for hours and hours. The cafe is also a good place to eat in.

Thank RBHPotsdamNY
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This is a cute bookstore/souvenir/cafe shop kitty corner from Harvard Campus and across the street from Harvard Square. I walked around, but didn't buy anything. The elevator is super slow and the prices are pretty expensive. You can buy Harvard shirts from street vendors for...More

Thank Go2theZoo
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Here's the place to get all the Harvard stuff you want, but for us, it was a stop at the cafe to rest our feet. The tea was refreshing but nothing outstanding. The bookshop is fantastic, spanning 3 floors. Here you can spot genuine Harvard...More

Thank Ale C
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Awesome store! Obviously lots of Harvard swag with the bookstore directly across the street. Many official clothing and souvenir options ranging from babies to moms and dads! Fun stop in Harvard Square.

Thank bbyckes
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