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Harvard University

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1350 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-3800
+1 617-495-9400
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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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  • Average8%
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“beautiful campus” (110 reviews)
“memorial church” (19 reviews)
“red brick” (17 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1350 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02138-3800
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"beautiful campus"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I highly recommend to attend the free guided tour which was excellent. You will learn a lot about Harvard

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Harvard University has many beautiful campus buildings spread out along Memorial Drive and the Charles River front. Impressive.

Thank Alan S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There’s something both iconic and historical about Harvard. You can get a sense of it by walking around its beautiful campus.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent walk-and-look landmark of Cambridge. Spent a couple of hours wandering around and taking pictures.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was good and showed the culture of the university. The tour was informative it would have been good if the tour could cover indoor spaces. If choosing from this tour and Yale I would select Yale.

Thank Jo A
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had no idea how big and somewhat spread out Harvard is. Lots of red brick building and free tours done by students but since open campus you can just go and walk around yourself & take people pictures. The John Harvard statute is crazy...More

Thank Rachel D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came to meet our friend here and spent morning by walking around the streets, squares and chatting. Very pleasant place with a lot of history however different to Oxford and Cambridge. Those 2 are towns first and University- second. Here is the other way...More

Thank irina j
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there with our daughter who is studying there. It was our first time there, love the place, it is big, beautiful and elegant which makes us feel very privileged to be there. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A walk around this campus really brings to mind what a place of learning is all about. Wonderful architecture, interesting grounds and always lots of activity.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I actually went to school here so I am biased. This is a fun place to go and we enjoy going all around. The area in front of the science building is a huge hit with kids.

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Lavy10
April 29, 2018|
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Response from uwra | Reviewed this property |
The tours don't enter buildings. You can enter the Harvard University Museums (with famous glass flower models) and the Fogg Art Museum if you pay. The paid tour is run by a private company and is largely done as... More
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sattamkuw
April 12, 2018|
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Response from travelsafer | Reviewed this property |
hi, I think you should contact the actual university office... this is a travel and reviews website...
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juan pablo k
April 6, 2018|
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Response from summertimefun1234 | Reviewed this property |
I checked their website and it said on Monday there will be tours starting at 11 AM, 12 PM, 1 PM, 2 PM, and 3 PM. The tours are student lead, free and start at the Smith Campus Center.
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