Harvard Campus Walking Tour And Admission To Natural History Museum - Cambridge

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  • Duration: 1 Hrs 10 Mins
  • Departure Time :
    March: 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm April-May: 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm June-Aug: 10:30am, 11:00am, 11:30am, 12:00pm, 12:30pm, 1:00pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm Sept-Oct.. read more
  • Departure Details :
    Harvard Square T Station
  • Return Details :
    Tour ends at one of two Harvard Shops: The Harvard Shop at 52 JFK Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 The Harvard Shop at 65 Mt. Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund


If youre considering Harvard University, or you just want to see what student life is like at this Ivy League establishment, this 70-minute Hahvahd tour is for you! Enjoy a one-of-a-kind dramatic presentation given by current Harvard students who share their insider perspective of college life in Cambridge. Youll see historical buildings as you tour Harvard Yard and Harvard Square, hear stories about the schools history and learn about some famous people who attended the school. This ticket includes admission to the Harvard Museum of Natural History where you can go to view the famous glass flowers. 

Know More about this tour

Meet your guide and group at a location in Cambridge and embark on a 70-minute student-led walking tour of Harvard University, one of the countrys top colleges, founded in 1636. Throughout this ever-popular Hahvahd tour, your informative guide a current university student will offer a unique perspective of college life at the famed institution, of which 44 current and former faculty members are Nobel laureates.

Head to the 25-acre (10-hectare) Harvard Yard, the oldest section of the university, and view the brick facades of the dormitories, libraries and classrooms. Your guide will point out Old Yard, including Harvards oldest standing building Massachusetts Hall, constructed in 1720 as well as New Yard. See historical edifices like Memorial Hall, Sever Hall, the Widener Library and the Harvard Lampoon, as well as the statue of John Harvard the universitys founder.

As you tour the grounds, be entertained by your guides stories and Harvard lore partly scripted and partly shared from personal experience. Learn about the most famous people to attend Harvard, hear historical anecdotes and get an insiders view of current college life. After a stop at the Plaza, Winthrop Park and Mt Auburn Street in Harvard Square, complete your tour at the Harvard Shop or continue on to the Museum of Natural History.

If you choose to explore the Harvard Museum of Natural History along with your tour, you will get a comprehensive look at the exotic and the familiar. Established in 1998, the museum is the public face for three research museums: the Museum of Comparative Zoology, the Harvard University Herbaria, and the Mineralogical and Geological Museum. The museum is now a 21st-century representation of innovative research, current issues and a clever approach to education. Permanent exhibits include the world famous Glass Flowers Exhibit, Earth and Planetary Sciences Gallery, Fishes Gallery, New England Forests in the Zofnass Family Gallery, Arthropods: Creatures that Rule, Africa Gallery, Great Mammal Hall, Evolution, and the Zoological Galleries.


  • Student guide
  • Walking tour
  • Entrance fees to Museum


  • Gratuities (recommended)
  • Food and drinks
  • Souvenirs

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Make sure to pick up your museum voucher from tour managers before going to Museum. You will need the voucher for entry.

Tour route is less than 1 mile

Discount Parking validation available

Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat

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