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Explore the campuses of two of America’s oldest and most prestigious universities, Harvard and MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), on a guided walking tour led by a current student. Chuckle your way through a casual excursion that is designed to give visitors a sense of student life, learn “Hahvahd” lore, gain amusing insights from an insider, and have a few laughs at the expense of these elite institutions.
For anyone thinking of attending Harvard, or for those who simply want a glimpse of life at the famous university, this guided tour is a must. Get an exclusive account from Harvard students, who provide key insight into the times at Cambridge. Check out the old buildings at Harvard Yard and Harvard Square and learn about the school’s storied past. After the walking tour, explore the Harvard Museum of Natural History on your own.
Walk the quads of the campus that inspired astronauts, Nobel Peace Prize winners, and famed innovators in just about every discipline on a student-led tour of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Get an inside look on what it’s like to attend the prestigious university and hear real stories about what makes MIT special.
Combine a historical Cambridge tour with an indulgent chocolate tasting on this engaging walking tour. Pick between afternoon and evening departure times, and meet your guide in the center of Cambridge; with a maximum of 15 attendees, this tour guarantees a personal way to explore. See historical Harvard Square and learn about Harvard University’s history. You’ll also enjoy locally made ice cream, will sip chocolate tea, will browse a traditional candy shop, and much more.
Take the kids to LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston in Somerville, where you can spend the day exploring multiple attractions. Children — and their parents — will be engaged and entertained at the virtual LEGO Factory, LEGO Racers and on LEGO rides such as Merlin’s Apprentice. Search for Boston landmarks at Miniland and head to the DUPLO® Farm to construct buildings with soft bricks. Your admission ticket also grants you access to the 4D cinema where you can take a break from all the activity.
Enjoy this 90-minute, private tour of Harvard University for you and your guests! The tour is completely customizable to fit your group’s needs. Throughout this tour, your informative guide – a current university student – will offer a unique perspective of college life at the famed institution.
As you tour the grounds, be entertained by your guide’s stories and Harvard lore – partly scripted and partly shared from personal experience. Learn about the most famous people that attended Harvard, hear historical anecdotes and get an insider’s view on current college life. After a stop at the Plaza, Winthrop Park and Mt Auburn Street in Harvard Square, complete your tour at the Harvard Cooperative Society (COOP), the University’s official bookstore.
General admission to both the Harvard Museum of Natural History and the Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology during regular hours
From dinosaurs and tiny insects to meteorites and minerals – you'll discover a huge range of natural specimens at the Harvard Natural History Museum. It's a veritable treasure trove of learning and exploration, whether you fancy yourself as a budding space explorer, an archeologist, or both.
See over 12,000 unique plant and animal specimens from around the world, including a fossil of a giant sloth, the world's only mounted Kronosaurus, and a whopping 1,600-pound amethyst geode. The museum is not only located on the campus of one of the most prestigious universities in the world, but it also uses cutting-edge research to help you understand the world a bit better.
Calling all foodies! We'd love to take you on a Food Tour neighborhood adventure in Harvard Square!
Join us for a delicious culinary adventure through historical Harvard Square. You'll hear interesting stories about the Square, learn fun facts about the places we visit, and sample the best and most interesting food around -- and a lot of it. Located right outside of Boston in Cambridge on the Red Line MBTA Train Stop, Harvard Square is home to Harvard University and also has a flourishing food scene with some of the best and most unique food in the city.
Each tour is 2.5 hours and includes 6-7 stops with plenty of food and less than a mile of walking. We can't wait to take you on a unique, foodie adventure! While we can accommodate gluten-free options on our other tours, on this tour there are two stops where gluten-free substitutions are not available unfortunately.
Renowned for its vibrant restaurant scene, Davis Square is one of the Boston area’s must-see neighborhoods. Enjoy an introduction to the area, and sample numerous tasty dishes, on this small-group walking tour. Pick between morning and afternoon tour times, and set off on a multi-hour adventure. You’ll learn about Davis Square’s history, will visit local eateries, will meet the owners, and will enjoy treats ranging from specialty chocolates and donuts to hearty gyros. Vegetarian and vegan options are available upon request.
Holly Jolly Hunt is a scavenger hunt done on your smartphone, that brings your entire family and friends together for holiday cheer. During the adventure you’ll be seeking out all the traditional, and even the non-traditional holiday items we all see this time of year. You’ll get points for each item you find. The goal is to capture as many items as you can in order to score as many points as possible. Along the way you’ll be asked to perform silly holiday themed tasks meant to bring laughter and smiles to everyone involved. Come play with us. Young or old, this is a scavenger hunt for everyone that enjoys this time of year. Holly Jolly Hunt is back for 2019 and we promise you will create holiday memories that you will not forget!
Let’s Roam is the #1 app-led scavenger hunt company. Walk to all the best landmarks and hidden gems, answering trivia questions and solving challenges. Work with your team or compete against them, as you learn new facts and create memorable experiences. Let’s Roam Scavenger Hunts are great as an everyday activity, or for bachelorette parties, birthday parties, corporate team building events and more! Each player chooses an interactive role, with challenges varying by person.
Turn Cambridge into a game while partaking on a 2-hour Walking Adventure. Your smartphone will act as your guide, while you solve clues and complete challenges around the city. Entry price is per team.
Towering Native American totem poles and huge Maya sculptures are just some of the exhibits at this unique museum. You'll browse precious artifacts of the ancient world and explore human cultural history. See ancient art from Peru's south coast, and an original Day of the Dead altar which represents Aztec and Catholic origins of the celebration.
Wiyohpiyata: Lakota Images of the Contested West offers a rare view of 19th-century Plains Indian warrior art, and All the World Is Here features the famous Feejee Mermaid, the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, and the birth of American anthropology.
Using an app on your smartphone, you'll be given nearly 120 objects to find during your scavenger hunt. You'll then wander throughout the downtown area searching for the items. Once you've found the object, you'll send a photo in to score points. Along the way, you will perform challenges for even more points. You'll have 13 categories of objects you can find in this city walk, with each object varying in points depending on the difficulty. Don't worry, you won't be alone. You'll have a remote guide that will be texting you during your game if you need help or have a question. They will also encourage you and give you hints along the way! The objective of the game is to have fun, rank #1 on the leaderboard, and try to get as many points as possible by finding all of the objects!
Tech Tours is the only student-operated and student-lead tour guide company to cover MIT's campus. Each ticket to our walking tour includes an access code for our premier Tech Tours App that offers supplemental multimedia material to accompany each stop on the tour. The app comes in 10+ languages.
Discover another side of academic Cambridge on this delectable tasting tour. Meet your guide in the afternoon, and set off on foot; you’ll spend several hours exploring the vibrant Kendall Square neighborhood. Visit local landmarks like the MIT campus, and learn more about the area’s history. As you go, you’ll also discover top-rated neighborhood eateries, will taste numerous samples, and will finish off your tour with a specialty cocktail.
Visit the heart of Harvard University's campus in Cambridge/Boston! This tour covers must-see campus sights like the John Harvard Statue, Widener Library, and former dorms of famous alumni like Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Natalie Portman, and more! Explore Harvard Square/Harvard Yard's history, legacy, and future potential in full!
After you book the tour, we will email you the link to download the app and the password to download the tour.
You can use the app to take the tour.
Please download the app and the tour when you have a good internet connection.
Zombie Scavengers tests your ability to survive after a Zombie Apocalypse. The game leads you through the city, where you will have 60 minutes to collect survival items for your colony.
Small colonies of the living are doing all they can to survive. You and your team have been tasked with scavenging for survival supplies for your colony. You’ll only have 60 minutes to figure out which items you'll need and find as many items on the list as you can.
With 1 hour and your team of up to 10 people, you will use your smartphone to search the area for much needed food, supplies, and shelter. Along the way, you will be asked to do some challenges or answer some trivia questions. The goal is to score at least 4000 points in 1 hour in order to survive the zombie apocalypse!
PS. Our game is family friendly, no actual zombies are involved in the scavenger hunt.
An urban style photoshoot in historic Boston! Let me take you to my favorite locations: -Copley Square -Newbury St. -Public Gardens -Beacon Hill We will walk through this historic landmarks and we will explore the area while I take the best photos of your trip. We will walk a lot, so make sure to bring comfortable shoes. In about 48 hours after the end of the photo session, you will get an email with a link to your digital gallery with your edited images so you can download them on your computer or laptop and share your memories with friends and family. You can also print your photos in your preferred printing shop and showcase the images of your vacation in Boston in your living room, your office or just post them on your social media!!!! Note: if you have a special request related to a specific time of day, location and or a big group, please do not hesitate to write me and let me know about it, I will work with you to have your photo-needs happen.
3Quest Challenge is an interactive scavenger hunt that allows you to explore your city to complete 3 quests using our scavenger hunt app on your smartphone. You'll be given an app to download and a suggested starting location. Upon arrival of your starting location, you'll be given 2 hours to complete your 3 quests. You'll have a designated amount of time to complete each quest. Each quest consists of challenges to complete, as well as fun items to discover around the city.
The objective of 3Quest Challenge is to have fun and try to complete all 3 quests before time runs out. You can form teams, compete against your friends, or spend time together with family and friends. Oh, and remember, you won't be alone. You'll have a remote guide who will be texting you along the way in case you need anything.
Get a taste for the pleasures of collegiate life during this 2-hour sunset walking tour of historic Harvard Square. Stroll the grounds of the world’s most famous university, soaking up the array of street performers, socializing students and historic haunts that give this iconic college in Cambridge, Massachusetts its unique vibe. During your walk you’ll explore Harvard Yard, walk along colonial Brattle Street and discover centuries-old landmarks like the Old Burial Ground Cemetery. A professional guide is included to help add insight to your walk.
Experience the best of greater Boston’s top attractions in one morning on this American history tour around the neighboring towns of Cambridge, Lexington, and Concord. Learn about the area’s role in the Revolutionary and Civil Wars. Ride along the historic Battle Road Trail, following the same path Paul Revere took on his legendary midnight ride in 1775.
For anyone thinking of attending Harvard, or for those who simply want a glimpse of college life at the famous university, this tour is a must. Get an exclusive account from current Harvard students, who provide key insights into the life and times at Cambridge with a theatrical, humorous flair. Check out the old buildings at Harvard Yard and Harvard Square and learn about the school’s storied past. Illustrated map of Harvard Square included. Choose from several departure times throughout the day.