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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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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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History isn’t boring. Your teacher was boring!

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Our co-founder, Daniel Berger-Jones, in a video for BU Today. Check out what we do! Read the full story here!

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Ghosts of Cambridge Materialize in Spirited New Haunted Harvard Walking Tour

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Cambridge Historical Tours, Harvard Square’s new and most popular tour company, is offering guests to Harvard Square an opportunity to explore the sinister side of the nation’s oldest University with the “Haunted Harvard” walking tour, just in time for the Halloween season.  The inaugural tour will…

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Fact or Fiction: Harry Houdini

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Fact or Fiction: NECCO

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Fact or Fiction: Widener Memorial Library

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Fact or Fiction: Apthorp House

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