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Harvard Square

Harvard Square Photo by chensiyuan via Wikimedia Commons

The Harvard Square is a triangular area in the middle of Cambridge, Massachusetts. This is located at the intersection of John F. Kennedy Street, Massachusetts Avenue, and Brattle Street. Adjoining into the notable center of Harvard Yard and Harvard University, the Harvard Square serves as the commercial center of the western border of west Boston for the residents of the city and Harvard students.

The Harvard Square has an ample shopping selection in the Atrium Mall that showcases the culture and art of the AMC Loews Harvard Square 5 Theater. This is also has several bookstores, restaurants and shops that individuals can visit and have fun looking for the things that they need and tasting the scrumptious meals that the restaurants have to offer. This is also the place where you can see the Harvard Station, the main MBTA Bus Red Line channel transportation center.

The community that is near Cambridge has a huge park, baseball field, several local landmarks, and play grounds. The plaza has the features of several residents who lived in the area on the prior periods. The area also becomes the gathering place of various people especially street musicians and performers.

Harvard Square is one of the best places to visit in Cambridge. It is the perfect place to have a break and for families to bond. There are several areas to visit in the Square neighborhood such as the Igor Fokin Memorial, The Garage shopping mall, and The Brattle Street where the American Repertory Theater and Brattle Theater are located.


Address/Map:  Jfk St Cambridge, MA
Phone: (617) 491-3434
Website: Plan your visit to Harvard Square