Make a Day of It: Harvard Square

A visit to the Harvard Museum of Natural History can be the highlight of a day in lively and historic Harvard Square. The museum is located on the campus of the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States, steps from picturesque Harvard Yard, situated between the Law School, the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Harvard Plaza, and a short walk from the Harvard Art MuseumsCambridge and Harvard Square offer an array of opportunities for dining, shopping, films, or performing arts for all interests and budgets.

Harvard Resources

Harvard Museums

Beyond Harvard Square

  • Boston CityPASS saves 45% or more off the Harvard Museum of Natural History plus 3 more top Boston attractions. This easy-to-use ticket booklet is valid for 9 days.
  • Go Boston Card includes admission to over 40 museums, tours, and attractions with savings up to 55%.