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Harvard "Hahvahd" Campus Walking Tour

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    Stop At: Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA 02138

    This is where the tour begins and where Harvard is located.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Harvard University, 1350 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-3800

    The whole reason guests are here. The tour will take you throughout the campus of the oldest university in the United States.

    Duration: 25 minutes

    Stop At: John Harvard Statue, Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138

    One of the top 3 most photographed statues in the United States

    Duration: 15 minutes
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    Reviewed yesterday

    I was so very excited to be in Cambridge and to tour Harvard with friends. However, the tour was a disappointment to all three of us. We didn't feel like we got much of a sense about the campus. It seemed fairly limited. I understand...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Jeanne F
    Reviewed yesterday

    Our tour guide Chloe was fantastic! She was funny and engaging. The tour was about an hour and ten minutes and it was so interesting. It was cool to hear about the history of Harvard and its traditions. The old architecture on the buildings was...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Akos A
    Reviewed yesterday

    Our guide Isaë (last wenesday august 22 at 1h30) was very good, interesting, funny and not cheesy at all. We just loved him. He answered all our questions on the lifestyle on Harvard and the inscription and everything. His jokes about Titanic was great and...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank jusdefruit
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Our tour guide Jo who is a student at Harvard was a very charming young man who was confident and able to answer every question put to him. We gained a good knowledge of the American university system. Beautiful architecture. Thanks Jo for a lovely...More

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    Adam S, Guest Relations Manager at The Hahvahd Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

    Thanks for coming on the tour, and for your review! We'll be sure to pass on your kind words

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Our guide made the walk through Harvard Yard and nearby sites a fun experience. In addition to providing historical facts, she interspersed the tour with whimsical stories that lightened up the, perhaps, stuffy image one might have of acquiring a Harvard education. In the allowed...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank wendytK3430GJ
    TrademarkDan, General Manager at The Hahvahd Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed the tour overall. While Harvard does not allow tours inside the teaching facilities, our guide should have shown you the Science center and spent at least one whole stop describing academics at Harvard. Museums...More

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    Response from kezd07 | Reviewed this property |
    The tour was outside as with so many people it can crowd the buildings; that’s the explanation our guide gave us, but she did say you can access some of the buildings yourself afterwards (the science building for one). The... More
    12 May 2019|
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    Response from annepwatson | Reviewed this property |
    It depends on the age and interest of the children- quite possibly. Our guide Mike Shurek would certainly have kept them engaged and entertained.
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