Harvard Square, Cambridge, Massachusetts

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  • 4 mentions in Fun or free things to do near Harvard?

    • Alexander H.

      Alexander H. said, "...river to see harvarders conversing about their outstanding outlook on the universe. Public sparkling happens in what's called the pit of Harvard Square, which is the central area encompassing the T station. Many more urban legend float in the air for..." See More

    • Krista G.

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      Krista G. said, "...Hi Kelly, As Nars said, the Harvard museums are awesome! You can also visit Harvard Square or take a quick trip (less than 10 minutes!) on the T (red line) to cross the Charles River. If you get off at the Charles/MGH..." See More

    • Nars K.

      Nars K. said, "...Harvard Museum of Natural History Harvard University and Harvard Square Harvard Art Museums Enjoy!..." See More

    • Barbara D.

      Barbara D. said, "...gardens to walk thru. Harvard Art Museums just underwent a major renovation. Plenty of decent food on a student's budget in Harvard Square. Go to harvard coop, a fun store to explore...." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the can't miss things to do in Boston?

    • Barbara D.

      Barbara D. said, "...taxi or Red line on the subway. There is a fabulous Italian restaurant called Giulia on Mass Ave right outside of Harvard Square. Harvard University offers a free tour. Mount Auburn Cemetery is rich in history, makes you feel like you..." See More

    • Anna G.

      Anna G. said, "...shops and restaurants on Dartmouth and Tremont streets. Relevant post here: http://aspectsofstyle.com/2014/12/03/boston-south-end/ then I suggest you go to Cambridge and visit Harvard Square, Harvard University and possibly Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Relevant post here: http://aspectsofstyle.com/2014/11/27/exploring-harvard-square/ Museum wise you can visit Museum..." See More

  • 2 mentions in First time to Boston - what can't I miss?

    • Toni C.

      Toni C. said, "...of Boston, but that's only because there are some pricey shops. It's MUCH better than that. Take the Red Line to Harvard Square in Cambridge and walk around the campus. Have dinner in the North End. Reservations are highly recommended. Walk through..." See More

    • Dave B.

      Dave B. said, "...South Boston and try Lincoln Tavern & Restaurant for AMAZING food and solid drinks. For music head to The Sinclair in Harvard Square (amazing food and drinks too), Middle East Corner on Mass Ave in Cambridge, Orpheum Theater, Brighton Music Hall (Brighton/Allston..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What should I see in Boston in two days' time?

    • Clément B.

      Clément B. said, "...England Aquarium Whale Watching . A bit out of downtown the JFK Library is an interesting museum. You can also check Harvard Square. Hope that helped!..." See More

    • Annemarie D.

      Annemarie D. said, "...great tour if you're a sports fan. After you've seen all of Boston proper, ride a bike over the water to Harvard Square where there are some cool historical attractions and an amazing farm-to-table restaurant, Henrietta's Table. Have fun!..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best road trips on the East Coast.

    • Thom L.

      Thom L. said, "...Go for lunch and have same experience for less. Favorite bar is in Allston...Sunset Grill & Tap. Visit Harvard University and Harvard Square. The Smokey Mountain Outdoorsand south will be warmer. You will spend less money to be in outdoors especially..." See More

  • 1 mention in What's the best neighborhood in Cambridge (Massachusetts) for a first time visitor?

    • Ab S.

      Ab S. said, "...If you are staying in Cambridge hotel your main choice is probably Harvard Square, which is lively and has a lot of street activity. I would suggest a characterful airbnb or vrbo in Cambridgeport or mid Cambridge if you want a..." See More

  • 1 mention in Winter themed day trips?

    • Annemarie D.

      Annemarie D. said, "...water from Boston, but can feel like a whole other town. I really like The Charles Hotel , located right in Harvard Square. In fact, the entirety of the square has some great gems like the awesome hot chocolate at L.A...." See More

  • 1 mention in Best boutique shopping?

    • Tod K.

      Tod K. said, "...Newbury Street and Harvard Square are two of the best places for boutique shopping in Boston. You should also check out the Bodega. It's a hidden door behind a Coke machine in a run down convenience store...." See More

  • 1 mention in Labor Day weekend in Boston- what to do outdoors?

    • Marsha M.

      Marsha M. said, "...Trail and the Boston Common with its swan boat rides. Sports wise, there is Fenway Park, Boston Garden, and Gillette Stadium. Harvard Square has some nice boutiques, cafes, and bars. Copley Square and the Prudential Center Tower area might also be good...." See More

  • 1 mention in Day Trip: NYC to Boston

    • Noah L.

      Noah L. said, "...one day. I'd reccomend 3! A trolley tour, a Red Sox game at Fenway Park, Freedom Trail, mosey around Cambridge (Massachusetts)/ Harvard Square Skip Faneuil Hall: tourist trap...." See More

  • 1 mention in Boston in a day?

    • Nathaniel B.

      Nathaniel B. said, "...and then down Newbury St, walking one block off Newbury to go through Copley Square. Then I might head over to Harvard Square to wander through Harvard Yard and see the University. Plenty to do and eat there. The Seaport District is..." See More

  • 1 mention in Two nights in Boston with three teens

    • Claire W.

      Claire W. said, "...go in the Greater Boston area much faster this way. This is a very user friendly system and not that expensive. Harvard Square to Park Street in 8 minutes. Since it is Christmas, be sure you see The Commons all lit up..." See More