About Harvard Square

Harvard Square is a world-renowned shopping, dining, cultural and historical destination in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The Square boasts of famous residents from earlier periods, including the colonial poet Anne Bradstreet. The high pedestrian traffic makes it a gathering place for street musicians; singer-songwriter Tracy Chapman, who attended nearby Tufts University, is known to have played here during her college years. Harvard Square has also been a part of several popluar movies, including hometown heroes Ben Affleck and Matt Damon’s 1997 movie, “Good Will Hunting.”

Learn more about Harvard Square:
Harvard Square Business Association
Cambridge Office Of Tourism


We validate for parking at these garages:

Harvard Square Parking Garage
One Bennett Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 491-0298

University Place Garage
124 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 491-0801