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Archive: Aug 2017

Historical Figures invade Harvard Square, Offering Unique Insights into Cambridge History

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Cambridge, MA – May 7th, 2012 – Cambridge Historical Tours is proud to announce its first season giving Costumed Historical Walking Tours of Harvard Square. “How can there be no one doing this yet?’” is what people keep asking us,” say company Founders Daniel Berger-Jones and Chris Schultz. Now there is. Beginning June 2nd, tours will…

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Cambridge Historical Tours is pleased to announce our Grand Opening Event!

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On June 16th, please join us in Harvard Square for our Grand Opening Event in conjunction with Harvard Square Business Association‘s Fete de la Musique/Make Music Harvard Square. The official opening ceremony will take place around 1:30PM  with a ribbon cutting on Winthrop Street. Guides will then lead free tours all…

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We’re having a contest!

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We need to name the fine moustachioed gentleman from our logo! Something dignified and Olde-Timey would be great, but use your imagination. Post your best ideas on our Facebook page and get your friends to Like them. We’ll take our to 5 and put them to a vote during our Grand Opening Event this Saturday. The winning suggestion gets…

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1777 – Flag Day

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Our Army’s Birthday and flag’s anniversary; what a Banner Day!

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Calm before the storm

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Tomorrow’s the day of our big Grand Opening. Come play in our yard!

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1885

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The Statue is here! Our birthday present from France! What a pinata!

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1782

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On June twentieth we adopted our Great Seal ARF! ARF! ARF! ARF! ARF!

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What’s in a name?

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I just realized: “Henry Quincy Throckmorton?” Seven syllables!

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90 degrees and climbing

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On a hot June day I wish I was Sam Stedman, Ice King of Cambridge!

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FREE ADMISSION FOR KIDS ON JULY 4

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Celebrate America’s Birthday with Cambridge Historical Tours!Our 90 and 120 minute walking tours of Harvard Square will give you the funniest and most fascinating tidbits of Harvard and Cambridge history. Follow your costumed guide through Harvard Yard, to the Cambridge Burial Ground and all around Old Cambridge to hear stories of war, politics, blood, romance,…

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