Harding House Happenings Blog

Experience the natural, historical and cultural riches of Cambridge and Boston while enjoying the hospitality, service and comfortable lodging at Harding House B&B.

Our Harding House Happenings team knows Cambridge and the surrounding areas. Through our local networks we find the best events, quirky and new, world class and traditional.  Enjoy our travel tips, personal recommendation and resources. We are always happy to hear about what you need and want to know before you visit or after your stay in Our Fair City!
During your stay at Harding House, our knowledgeable Front Desk staff is there to offer additional information.

Harding House Happenings

Cambridge favorites – treats and shops …

I took my kids out for ice cream the other day (in our winter coats because it’s spring in New England and not even cold weather will keep a Bostonian from ice cream!) and I realized in Cambridge we have some very special places one should visit

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Getcha’ baaaags he-ah!

Maybe you’ ll only understand the title if you are studying Boston accents or have been to a game at Fenway…(pitchers and catchers report for training February 19th!). Either way Cambridge is taking steps to reduce our carbon footprint and keep some plastic debris out of our oceans. There

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“Must see places for kids”

Plymouth Plantation - exciting living history museum an hour away from Harding House Bed and Breakfast, Cambridge

For those of you wondering what the weekend will bring, maybe it’s a good time to dream up your next getaway? If you have kids you may want to refer to the list “40 must-see places to take your kids before they’re grown” posted by “Today”.  Massachusetts

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Holidays are here!

The holiday season is upon us! We hope you are all looking forward to a most enjoyable and relaxing one. Previous guests, thank you for your continued patronage. We truly have enjoyed seeing all of your familiar faces during the year as well as meeting new ones! If you

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Online Booking

On a serious note… I hope everyone knows we do offer online booking for all of our room types. In general it is best practice to eliminate the middle person when it comes to your payment and experience here at Harding House. We have recently had a

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Free activities in our Cambridge & Boston area

We can’t offer free rooms  but we can offer to lead you to some free activities! Thanks to these local organizations for these listings what to do for free in and around Boston and Cambridge : http://bostononbudget.com/free-things-to-do-in-boston/ http://www.thebostoncalendar.com/?tags%5B%5D=FREE https://wanderwisdom.com/travel-destinations/21-free-things-to-do-in-boston https://travel.usnews.com/Boston_MA/things_to_do/free/ http://www.boston-discovery-guide.com/what-to-do-in-boston.html https://www.massvacation.com/50-under-50/  

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Harvard Art Museums

The newly updated Harvard Art Museums are a treasure! The Crimson reports here on the renovation. The opening comes not a moment too soon, as the weather gets colder this is a perfect opportunity to have an indoor adventure. The Harvard Art Museums are now all in one location

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