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About Tours of The Harvard Art Museums

Group tours of the Harvard Art Museums will bring you through three separate Art Museums, housed in one beautiful, recently renovated museum building along Quincy Street, just outside of Harvard Yard. As you explore the Fogg, Busch-Reisinger, and Sackler museums you’ll find art spanning from ancient times to the present. You can view the collection of Maurice Wetheim which contains many famous masterpieces, including paintings and sculptures by Paul Cézanne, Edgar Degas, Édouard Manet, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, and Vincent van Gogh. Hear the stories behind many of the pieces and how they came to Harvard. It’s a walking Art History class!

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Group Tour Benefits

  • Harvard student guides greet your group on campus or at the museum.
  • Tours are scheduled to fit your needs.
  • Year-round availability.
  • Multiple guides available for large groups
  • Dedicated operations manager makes sure your event run smoothly.
  • Add a Harvard Square Meal Voucher for flexible dining!

Private rates:$499for the first 1-20 guests

    • Each additional student: $19
    • Each additional adult: $25
    • Tour Operators booking multiple tours can request special rates.
  • Art Museum Tour Stops

    Art Museum Tour Stops

    Our tour travels all throughout all three art museums or can focus on just one! The galleries you will see include:

    The Fogg Museum: Constructed in 1895 the Fogg boasts a large collection Western art dating from the Middle Ages to the present.

    Busch-Reisinger Museum: Dedicated to the study of all modes and periods of art from central and northern Europe, with an emphasis on German­-speaking countries

    Arthur M. Sackler Museum: Harvard’s newest museum, founded in 1985, includes collections of Asian, ancient, and Islamic and later Indian art

  • Pieces You'll See

    Pieces You'll See

    The Gare Saint-Lazare, Arrival of a Train – Claude Monet, 1877
    The Singer with the Glove – Edgar Degas, 1878
    Three Pairs of Shoes – Vincent van Gogh, 1886
    Triangle Constellation – Carlos Amorales, 2015
    Jacob and the Angel – Gustave Moreau, 1874 – 78
    Tiger in a Rainstorm – Katayama Yokoku, 18th century
    Longinus Bozzetto – Bernini, 1638
    Terracotta Modeled after the Arch of Titus – Attributed to Jeanne Guillaume Moitte, 1797
    Youthful Hero of God – Roman, 1st – 2nd century

  • Reasons to Take the Tour

    Reasons to Take the Tour

    Hear little known stories about many of the beautiful works

    Flexible tour that can visit the galleries you want to see

    Visit rotating exhibits which change regularly

    Combine with The Hahvahd Tour for the full Harvard experience

Package Options

About Packages

We bundle our tours with a variety of popular activities including attractions, dining, transportation and lodging. These packages are customized based on the needs of our clients. To create a package, click “Book Now” and select the options you are interested in. Save money, time, and hassle by creating a tour package! Below are some of our most popular add-ons:

Add Walking Tours

Sometimes your group wants more than one tour! Trademark Tours offers some of the best walking tours in Cambridge and Boston. Choose from a variety of tours including Harvard, MIT or the Freedom Trail. View our Private Group Tour Catalog for a full list of options.

Add Casual Lunch or Dinner

Great for groups who want to eat together in a restaurant at a price that won’t break the bank. Add a Harvard Square Meal Voucher for options at 9 different restaurants!

Add an Attraction

We partner with the top attractions in Boston and Cambridge including:

  • Harvard Museum of Natural History
  • Old Town Trolley
  • Boston Duck Tours
  • Blue Man Group
  • New England Aquarium
  • Discounts are are available – rates will vary based on the specifics of your package.

Add Fine Dining

We work with dozens of restaurants in Harvard Square, Cambridge, Boston and beyond. Let us help you set up reservations or special events. Options include: Beat Brasserie, Park, State Street Provisions or Russell House Tavern.

Add Lodging

Looking for a multi-day experience? We work with area hotels, inns, B&Bs, and college dormitories to provide lodging options for our groups at prices you won’t find on Expedia or other online booking sites.

Tour Starting Location

Our typical starting location is 68 Mt. Auburn Street, Cambridge MA 02138

(the tour bus drop-off in Harvard Square). We can customize this starting location to fit you needs

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Do you speak another language? Don't worry, for an additional fee, we offer our tours in these languages

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Marianna G.

Really enjoyed our tour with Mary Sue (sp?). She’s a graduate student concentrating in education and was full of interesting facts and stories that really enhanced the experience.

Marianna G.

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