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Hahvahd Walking Tour with Admission to Harvard Museum of Natural History

by Trademark Tours
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Nonrefundable No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required)

Highlights

  • Insider tour of the history & culture of Harvard University

  • Memorial Hall, Sever Hall, Widener Library & Harvard Lampoon

  • Chance to wander the historic Harvard Yard

  • Shops, cafes & bookstores of Harvard Square neighborhood

  • Opportunity to see collections of Museum of Natural History

Highlights

  • Insider tour of the history & culture of Harvard University

  • Memorial Hall, Sever Hall, Widener Library & Harvard Lampoon

  • Chance to wander the historic Harvard Yard

  • Shops, cafes & bookstores of Harvard Square neighborhood

  • Opportunity to see collections of Museum of Natural History

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Hahvahd Walking Tour with Admission to Harvard Museum of Natural History

Activity Location

Harvard University

Cambridge 02138

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Harvard Square Redline Subway Station

    1376 Massachusetts Avenue

    Cambridge 02138


Description

Discover the campus of Harvard University—founded in 1636—on this student-led walking tour. A current university student leads the way, offering a unique perspective on college life at the famed Ivy-league institution.

If you’re 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.

You’ll see historical buildings as you tour Harvard Yard and Harvard Square, hear stories about the school’s history and learn about some famous people who attended the school. Other tour stops include: Old Yard, Johnston Gate, John Harvard Statue, Widener Library, Harvard Square, Science Center & Memorial Hall.

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.


Inclusions

  • Guided walking tour of Harvard University campus grounds

  • Admission to Harvard Museum of Natural History

  • Live tour commentary provided in English for campus tour

  • Map of Harvard University and the Boston Subway


Exclusions

  • Gratuities


Know Before You Book

  • Your ticket is completely transferable and valid for any one of our tour times for the product purchased on any day at any time.

  • This tour is wheelchair accessible.

  • Tour operates rain or shine. The entire tour takes place outside of Harvard University buildings.

  • Guests are responsible for checking the Museum of Natural History hours of operations and planning their visit accordingly.


Hahvahd Walking Tour with Admission to Harvard Museum of Natural History ratings based on 17 Verified Reviews

4.6 out of 5

5/5 Aug 5, 2019

Very good tour guide-Cynthia! Shes so energetic and provided lots of perspective from a student.she gets 5 stars! Set your expectations tjat you will only get to see outside amd not get access to inside of the Harvard buildings.You will only get to see the Harvard yard and Harvard Square.