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Things to Do in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Explore all of the best things to do in Cambridge, Massachusetts from the central location of Irving House at Harvard. Our intimate guesthouse experience provides you with all of the comforts of home, while employing a dedicated approach to both the environment and responsible hospitality. Visit Inman Square, Kendall Square, Porter Square, and Central Square. With just a 3-minute walk separating you from Harvard Square, you will find that our location allows you to easily see Harvard, Cambridge, Boston, and beyond.

Harvard University
Harvard Square Angel
Harvard University
Harvard Square

Harvard Square

With so many things to do in Cambridge, Massachusetts, we recommend that you start close to home by exploring Harvard Square first. Some of the most popular destinations in the immediate local area include:

Plus, wander through Harvard Square at night and find exuberant nightlife, dining, and more. You can use Harvard Square as a meeting point, a place to enjoy the outdoors, or as a departure point for a day of adventures. The Harvard T stop is located here and offers you seamless delivery to Boston and the surrounding areas.

MIT

Nearby Educational Institutes

There are a wealth of reputable educational institutes in the Boston and Cambridge area. Some of the nearby schools include:

Boston in summer

Spring & Summer Activities

When the sun shines in Boston, the city comes alive with community events and outdoor fun. Don’t miss:

No matter which season you choose to join us at Irving House, there is always a wealth of things to do in Cambridge, Massachusetts to keep you entertained.

Harvard in autumn

Autumn Activities

Visit us during the beautiful fall season to see the foliage change, coloring the area in beautiful autumn hues. This season marks the beginning of a new school year, bringing with it a unique sense of excitement to the community. Some fall recommendations include:

Winter Activities

Each season brings its own breed of exciting things to do near Cambridge, MA. Some of our favorite winter activities include:

Boston in winter
Exterior in winter
Boston in winter