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“Great tour of Harvard”
Review of Harvard University

Harvard University
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Harvard "Hahvahd" Campus Walking Tour
Ranked #6 of 88 things to do in Cambridge
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: 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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Reviewed 2 December 2017

I would recommend taking the Harvard tour. The tour is given by an upperclassman and the history of Harvard is really interesting.

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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

was in boaton and went to harvard uni very big place .we just walked around .there was a few small tours but we walked on our own. nice small town cambridge wiyh lots of shops and cafes

Thank Russell D
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Wear sturdy shoes and bundle up if you walk around Harvard in the Fall. This was a lovely campus to stroll through. Even without entering any buildings, it makes for a quiet and pleasant activity.

Thank Haley M
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

Great University and such a beautiful day we had to have a nice walk through campus. It's a shame we couldn't get inside many of the buildings, I recommend booking a tour to make the most of it.

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

I think it is the most beautiful university campus I have seen around the world.
It is a must visit for anyone coming to Boston, both during the day and evening.
The lighting during the evening/night adds to the very special atmosphere.

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