Duration: 90 minutes
Students: $7 each*
Teachers/Chaperones: 2 FREE adults per 30 students, $7 additional
*School group rate applies for groups of 15 or more. For smaller groups or for questions about financing your trip, please contact us.
Available on your schedule during the school year.
Where To Go
We will arrange to meet your tour group where it is most convenient for you!
A HISTORICAL FIELD TRIP FOR GRADES 9-12
Some of the best writers in American history call Cambridge home. Whether they were born here or came here seeking refuge, outlet or education, the city is and always has been swimming with literary giants. Explore how the American literary fabric has been shaped throughout the centuries by the writers living in and around Cambridge on this educational and entertaining walk through the pages of Cambridge’s literary history.
Writers include: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Louisa May Alcott, Henry David Thoreau, T.S. Eliot, Anne Bradstreet, John Winthrop, Robert Lowell, Francis Cabot Lowell, W.E.B DuBois and more.