Walking tour of MIT
Excursions & day trips

Walking tour of MIT

Free cancellation
Language: English
Availability: Please see calendar for current offerings
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 1 hour 10 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Learn about MIT history, culture and alumni
  • Visit one of the most interesting campuses in the world
  • Speak with students and hear their perspectives
What to expect

Enjoy an hour-long walking tour at the world's most prestigious university! Led by charismatic MIT students, this tour allows guests to fully experience the university culture. You'll learn about MIT's roots in Boston, its growth and even famous alumni inventions.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • MIT student guide
    • Free map of Cambridge and Boston
    • Written language translations available in Spanish and Mandarin (available for purchase)
    What's not included
    • Gratuities (optional)
    • Transportation to and from meeting point
    • Food or drink
    Reduced price
    • Infant ages 3 and under: free
    • Child/Student ages 4-17: reduced
    • Senior ages 60+: reduced
    Where

    300 Main Street, Cambridge MA 02138

    Meeting point:

    Kendall Square outside the Kendall/MIT Red Line Subway Station (look for the big orange letters "KSQ" and staff member in a straw hat)

    What to remember
    • Tours cover about a mile of ground
    • Full-text translations are offered in Spanish and Mandarin (including photographs of each stop) for those who request them
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    Provider
    Trademark Tours
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the experience begins.

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