Welcome to Harvard Yard and The Freedom Trail: GPS-enabled professionally-narrated walking tours!
Are you ready to turn your phone into a personal tour guide? This app offers a fully-guided experience - just like a local giving you a personalized, turn-by-turn, fully-guided tour.
Youll find two tours in one app - all highly entertaining, thoroughly researched and prepared by local guides.
Cambridge Harvard University Yard:
Harvard Yard is the heart of the famous Ivy League universitys campus. Approx 60 minute.
Learn about Harvards history and evolution.
Find out who stayed where in Harvard dorms.
2. The Freedom Trail:
This 2.5-mile trail winds through historic Boston. Approx 90 minute walk.
See key American Revolution highlights like the Boston Common, Old North Church, Paul Reveres home & statue, and Bunker Hill.
Re-live the battles for American independence.
This app-based tour has significant benefits over other apps and over live guides:
Easy to use: Download the app on your own phone. Then download the tour(s) youre interested in taking. Simply follow the GPS map & the routing line. The tour takes you to every single stop; you wont miss a thing and wont get lost.
Fully automatic: Each point of interest along the tour has a narrated story, narrated directions, and helpful images, gifs or videos. As you walk along the path and approach a pin, its story will automatically pop up and start playing.
Fascinating stories: Engaging, accurate, and entertaining story about each point of interest. The stories are professionally narrated and prepared by local guides. Most stops also have additional stories that you can optionally choose to hear.
Freedom to travel: No scheduled tour timings, no crowded groups, and no rush to move along past stops that interest you. You have total freedom to skip ahead, linger, and take as many photos as youd like.
Save a ton: No per person tickets for guided tours! No tips per person.
Visualize what you cannot see: Most stops have images, some have animated gifs from different centuries, seasons, or for interior rooms.
Take the story home: Enjoy the tour before, during, and after your visit. Easily create an album or share the images & stories with your friends and family.
What comes with the FREE Demo app:
Tips to plan the trip. Help using the app.
Map with a guided routing line.
List of all the stops that you will come across on the tour.
Preview: A few fascinating stories with professional narration, stops with images, videos, or gifs, and transcripts if you prefer to read instead of listening.
With the In-App purchase, youll get:
All of the above features.
Full access to all the stories.
GPS Automatic Play for the stories.
Take all the stories home.
Award-winning app platform:
This app is created using an award-winning platform. The developers received the famous Laurel Award from the Newport Mansions, which uses it for over a million tours per year.
Familiarize yourself with the app while at home.
Allow a couple of hours for the tour.
Dont hesitate to reach out immediately if you face an issue! We are committed to responding as quickly as possible.
What are you waiting for? Just download the app and get started!
Stop List for Harvard Yard
Welcome to Harvard Yard
Johnston Gate (The not so lucky gate!)
Guard house (The most expensive building!)
Old yard (Naming Harvard)
Women at Harvard (Zero to majority)
John Harvard statue (Three lies)
Harvard Science Center (Higher you go, smarter you get)
Harvard Memorial Hall (Is it a church?)
New yard and Memorial church (Who was here!)
Widener Library (Strange conditions!)
Dorms (JFK, Bill G and Mark Z)
Before the exam (Shh, dont tell anyone)