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Harvard: 70-Minute Harvard Tour

Product ID: 52676
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Tour America’s oldest university, located 10 km from Boston. Journey through Harvard Yard with a current student and hear tales of the history and culture as you see landmarks and monuments. Include an optional visit to the Natural History Museum.
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Duration: 70 minutes
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Live tour guide
English
Wheelchair accessible

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Experience

Highlights
  • Soak up Harvard University history as you tour Harvard Yard
  • Get an insider's perspective on Harvard culture from a current student
  • Learn about the most famous people to attend Harvard
  • See major university landmarks including Memorial Hall and Widener Library
Full description
What better way to see Harvard than through the eyes of a student! This tour is a 70-minute student-led walking tour of America's oldest university, designed to be a funny and educational journey through Harvard's campus.

Beginning in the heart of Harvard Square, you'll be led into historic Harvard Yard by an enthusiastic Harvard student. Enjoy the sights while your guide entertains and inspires with tales of Harvard history and personal experience at the university they call home.

You'll get an up-close look at major Harvard landmarks including Johnston Gate, the John Harvard Statue, Memorial Hall, and Widener Library. You'll even become privy to a few Harvard secrets along the way!

Whether you're a student visiting colleges or a family on vacation, the Hahvahd Tour is undoubtedly the top way to see Harvard. Enhance your Harvard tour experience with admission to the Harvard Museum of Natural History.
Includes
  • 70-minute tour of Harvard University
  • Free illustrated map of Harvard Square and Boston's subway
  • Taxes
  • Admission to the Natural History Museum (if option chosen)
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Souvenirs

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Meeting point

The tour leaves from the middle of Harvard Square outside the Main Harvard Redline Subway Station next to the Out of Town News Kiosk. (Closest street Address: 1376 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge MA 02138).

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Know before you go
Please note:
• Tours begin outside the Red Line Harvard Subway station (1376 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge MA)
• The tour route covers less than 1 mile
• The route is wheelchair accessible
• Parking validation is available
• If you choose to add admission to the Museum of Natural History, you must pick up the voucher from the local partner's managers at the start of the tour

From £14.64 per person

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Product ID: 52676