Explore Harvard University and Harvard Yard on The Hahvahd Walking Tour in Cambridge.

Led by current Harvard students, this award-winning tour explores the rich tapestry of Harvard's history and teaches you what makes the Harvard culture so unique. Tour stops include Harvard Yard, Harvard Square, The Science Center & Memorial Hall, and a student-run souvenir store.

Written Translation Guides are available in Spanish, French, and Mandarin.

Rates - including tax

Type Rate
Adult Rate
(Ages 21-59):
Senior Rate
(Ages 60+):
Youth Rate
(Ages 4-20):
Child - Free
(Ages 3 and Under):

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Tour / Activity Details

approximately 70 minutes
10:00 am, 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm daily (March through November)
Also at 3:00 pm on Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Hotel pickup not included. Please order online or call us at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

There is a $6.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown at checkout includes any fuel surcharges, service charges and tax. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.

Tour / Activity Policies

Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change Fee Policy: If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

Tour / Activity Description


Massachusetts residents and visitors over age 2 must wear face coverings in public settings, including in essential businesses and on public transportation.  If a customer refuses to wear a face covering for non-medical reasons, the business may decline entry.


About The Hahvahd Tour

In 2006, two entrepreneurial Harvard students took to Harvard Square wearing fun straw hats and “Hahvahd” t-shirts. Their mission was to create the very best tour of Harvard University for visitors and tourists. What began that Summer has grown to become TripAdvisor’s top-rated tour in all of Cambridge! The New York Times calls the this tour “theatrical Harvard History”, and legendary travel writer Paul Wade named the tour one of the top 50 things to do in America.

Tour Stops

  • Harvard Yard - See the Old Yard, Johnston Gate, the John Harvard Statue, and the famous Widener Library.
  • Harvard Square - Journey through the robust village of Harvard Square where Harvard students lives and play.
  • The Science Center & Memorial Hall - Outside the gates of Harvard Yard are some of Harvard’s most important buildings.
  • The Harvard Shop - Visit a student-run souvenir store at the end of the tour!

What to Bring/Wear

  • Tours depart rain or shine, so please monitor the weather and dress appropriately for expected conditions.
  • This is a walking tour, so be sure to wear comfortable shoes.
  • Don't forget your camera!

Hotel pickup not included. Please order online or call us at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

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