• Private & Group Tours

Tour of Harvard: Stroll the Country’s Classiest Campus with our Costumed guides.
($120 minimum up to 10 people, $10 each additional)
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Cantabrigia Tour of Old Cambridge: Old Cambridge, home to poets, writers, revolutionaries, and intellectuals.
($120 minimum up to 10 people, $10 each additional)
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Harvard Square Ghost Tour: Visit Harvard Square at night with our friendly costumed Ghost Tour.
($140 minimum up to 10 people, $13 adults each additional)
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Harvard Square Pub Crawl: 4 pubs, 4 beers, 4 appetizers, 49 dollars, 100’s of stories!
($49 per person, 4 person minimum)
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Innovations of Cambridge Tour: Learn the history of science in Cambridge on two college campuses!  From Harvard’s first med school to Kendall’s new biotech industry, the tour will fascinate all science lovers.
($190 minimum up to 10 people, $17 each additional, price includes T fare, recommended ages 16+)

Character Bookings: Add a touch of history and class with a costumed character at your next corporate function or party! Perfect for Victorian christmas, Civil War era, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Henry David Thoreau, Ralph Waldo Emerson, P.T. Barnum, Margaret Fuller and other 19th century heroes.
(Call 617.520.4030 for a quote)

Customize your own tour!

Historical Tours available in Spanish, French, and Italian upon request!

Tour of Harvard, Harvard Square, and Old Cambridge! Learn the most captivating, hilarious, and occasionally bizarre stories in nearly 400 years of Harvard and Cambridge history from guides in period clothing!

Engaging professional storytellers make our tours more than just a lecture. Out-of-towners have called our tours a must when visiting the area and natives have been pleasantly surprised to learn how much they didn’t know.

Group tours are great for people looking to get to know the area, to learn about the pranks and politics of Harvard history, or just to have a fun and entertaining afternoon out. We can tailor our tours to your needs, altering the duration and focus to suit your schedule and interests.

Call us or book your tour online!

Ask about our Educational rates!

Contact Chris Schultz or Daniel Berger-Jones at
(617) 520-4030 or info@cambridgehistoricaltours.org to book your tour!