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Harvard University

1350 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-3800
+1 617-495-9400
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Harvard Campus Walking Tour and Admission to Natural History Museum
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Founded in 1636, Harvard is America's oldest institute of higher learning and one of the country's most prestigious universities. Among the illustrious alumni are civil rights leader W.E.B. Du Bois, philosopher Henry David Thoreau, writer Gertrude Stein, composer Leonard Bernstein, cellist Yo Yo Ma and seven U.S. presidents.
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“beautiful campus” (107 reviews)
“memorial church” (19 reviews)
“red brick” (17 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
1350 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-3800
+1 617-495-9400
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a leisure stroll around the university, enjoy students life by savoring surrounding cafes, bookstore, parks. Make sure not to disturb their activities.

Thank betheeful
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Regardless if you have a child that is applying or considering applying, a visit to Harvard University is worth the trip. It’s part of the American Revolutionary history (Read Harvard Yard by William Martin). Worth the trip if you visit Boston.

Thank we4lovetotravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a beautiful campus. Things not to miss: John Harvard’s sculpture, the facade of the library, the place of the graduation ceremony and the gates.

Thank Marcos S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting visit of Harvard University. Red brick buildings and lots of history. Many presidents, nobel prizes and Olympic athletes studied here. More Interesting for its history than for the buildings to see from outside as a tourist, but definitely worth a visit. And don't forget...More

Thank travelsafer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fantastic campus. Took the short tour and was able to get a lot more in depth exploring after that. Bring a camera and it is a must to go in memorial hall

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I haven't studied in Harvard , but got chance to visit the campus. Its campus is grand and beautiful with trees all around. The walk along the river outside campus is so enchanting at sunset time. The Harvard square is full of students. There are...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The history, the beauty, the museums and a fabulous walk around campus. Walk along the river and enjoy the day.

Thank Laura H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dear Mom, Today I went to Harvard and THEY GAVE ME MONEY! Yes, the campus is gorgeous (maybe even moreso covered in snow) and there is so much history to the area-- not to mention Natalie Portman walked these halls. But, how cool is it...More

Thank dolphingrid
Reviewed 11 January 2018

Harvard lives up to its reputation as a great college and university. It is everything it should be, and more. Visit and you'll see - beautiful campus, a lot of smart and nice kids, brilliant faculty...the list goes on.

Thank CtheWorld29
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Lets just get one thing straight from the start. Given this place was founded in 1636 & whose history, influence & wealth have made it one on the world's most presigious university's in the world to attend. Also given some of the World greatest leaders...More

Thank simon m
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Korachal J
2 July 2017|
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Response from Yash S | Reviewed this property |
3-4 hours should suffice.
30 May 2017|
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Response from Panathinaikos-13 | Reviewed this property |
I did not actually book the tour. We turned up at teh Uni and a tour was just starting so we joined them. We had read on the net that there were free daily tours.
28 May 2017|
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Response from we4lovetotravel | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply. You can utilize the colleges admissions office information tours for potential students. The days and times are posted on their website. Otherwise, it’s the pay-per tour or self-guided. Hope his... More