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Harvard Historical Walking Tour

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1350 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-3846
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Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

This is a highly recommended 70 minutes tour, given by Harvard students. It gives a glimpse of Harvard's history and culture, with a lot of fun information. Our guide was just great. Very knowledgeable and funny. If you are limited with time, and want to...More

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Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Able was our guide and he was really good funny gave us a great tour We learned about the school and some of other interesting things Was it worth it ? Yes among other things is a very light your and the it's made by...More

Thank Itavelwithkids
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Me and my friend were visiting Harvard without an idea about it. Fortunately the library man told us to join a guided tour! The best idea ever! We had an amazing tour with THE BEST GUIDE EVER: GIANNA! An incredible and enthusiastic Harvard student who...More

Thank Anna G
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Despite it being a grey, rainy, humid August day. A throughly enjoyable time was had. Our tour guide not only was really informative, as to be expected, as he is a second year Harvard student. Lots of funny anecdotes, which ensured all members of the...More

Thank ElishaB23
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We did the Harvard Tour is included in the the Boston Go Card (see other reviews). They are easy to find if you are coming by subway as you disembark at Harvard square. The tour guides are students who are a wealth of knowledge and...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2016

Took the 90 min tour with my wife and 10 yr old. It is led by a Harvard Student and we walked around to a few locations. At specific points the guide would stop and explain the area, give history and interesting facts of the...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

The adults in our party enjoyed this tour. It was not a hit with kids. It was about 85 minutes which was too long and included a lot of standing around.

Thank Boni B
Reviewed July 30, 2016

Our guide was Zach. He showed us the campus, and provided interesting facts, told in a very amusing way with a great deal of puns. We learned about the school's history, student housing and rivalry between universities, to name a few. The tour lasts approximately...More

Thank Edamame85
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Branson our tour guide was engaging and awesome! The history of Harvard, some of its buildings and its famous alumni told by an 'insider' in a fun way. Take a water bottle in the summer months! Totally worth it!

Thank Carolina H
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

I did the tour today and it was very interesting.Jake was our tour guide and he was very knowledgable. Great tour if you are in Boston.

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Carmen N
March 5, 2017|
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Response from Saskia-W | Reviewed this property |
Hello Carmen. You can go to the Harvard Square, with public transportations youncan reach this easily! At the Harvard Square there is a sign where the students give you information of the tour. You can buy your ticket... More
Jim B
October 12, 2015|
Response from Raminsh | Reviewed this property |
Every half hour ( on Sunday when we took it), and it started in front of the News Agency just across the road from the entry door to Harvard Campus at Harvard Square