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Trademark Tour of MIT

50 reviews
Cambridge, MA, USA
About Trademark Tour of MIT
Trademark Tours’ public tour of MIT is hosted by charismatic MIT students. Our dynamic and knowledgeable staff entertain and inspire with stories about MIT history and personal experience at the university they call home. The research and innovation that happens at MIT has a profound and direct impact on lives around the globe. Our tour highlights these stories and brings alive on of the most interesting campuses in the world.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our guide was very enthusiastic and was clearly passionate about MIT, however the group size was big which made hearing a softly spoken guide challenging, added by the fact that she often spoke towards the object of her subject rather than her audience. There was...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Adam S, Guest Relations Manager at Trademark Tour of MIT, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Based on the description, it sounds like you got a guide on their very first tour! That's typically when we send a second more senior guide to observe and support. Thanks so much for your feedback, this is very helpful for improving our product and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good tour, covered only a small fraction of the campus though (excluding in particular the western part of the campus).

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Toured MIT with my daughter. We were in a large group and our tour guide was going to fast for all of us to keep up. She did have interesting facts about MIT, but it was hard to understand her unless you were standing right...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We toured MIT with our grandson. The tour guide was informative but not very entertaining. He showed us around the buildings. Shared what types of research some of the school was doing. Showed us some old buildings and gave us some history but little mention...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There were only me and one other participant on this tour. So we got an almost private tour of MIT. I enjoyed the stories of the hacks, the buildings (although most of them look similar to me), the great dome, the infinity corridor, etc. We...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 28, 2019

My tour was led by Austin (from Austin) who proved a lively entertaining and informative guide. He took us inside some of the buildings which added to the interest and he revealed some unexpected sides to this great institution. I recommend both the tour and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 22, 2019

We loved seeing the beautiful MIT campus and hearing about the MIT Student hacks. The tour was led by a student who provided a good feel for the campus. I think it was worth the visit. Some students may be better than others in giving...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019

Did both tours as it is easy to travel from Harvard to MIT and Harvard starts earlier. Both tours interesting and you get a context of teh places you are walking around and some interesting anecdotes about the places. It was also interesting (albeit unscientific!)...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 28, 2019

We took our 8th grade aged triplets to Boston and this was on their short list of "Must do's". It was a fabulous tour, led by MIT student David. He gave us a great tour of the campus showing both the educational and student life...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Chris S
Adam S, Guest Relations Manager at Trademark Tour of MIT, responded to this reviewResponded March 29, 2019

Wonderful to hear! Thank you so much for joining, and for your kind review - so glad you enjoyed your tour with David!

Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Besides touring around bldgs, the guide has given brief update of various researches and studies in progress.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Adam S, Guest Relations Manager at Trademark Tour of MIT, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Thanks so much for your kind review - let us know if there is anything we can do to earn that last star!

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