English Activity Program

Longfellow House Tour

Schedule: Saturday, June 5, 2021, 2:30 - 4:00 P.M.



Built in 1759, the Longfellow House is one of the best preserved colonial

houses in the Boston area. It served as the Boston headquarters of George

Washington during the American Revolution, but is best known today as

the home of the great American poet, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

Join us to meet new people, make new friends and practice English

while exploring this fascinating building and its history!



2:30 P.M.             Meet at the Harvard Square subway station.

2:30 - 2:45 P.M.   Walk to the Longfellow House.

2:45 - 3:50 P.M.   Longfellow House Tour         

3:50 P.M.             Depart Longfellow House for Harvard Square.

4:00 P.M.             Arrive at the Harvard Square subway station.


  • Roundtrip transportation to / from the Harvard Square station.

  • Longfellow House Tour Fee: Free

  • There will be optional costs, such as purchasing souvenirs.


Important Notes:

  • Please wear comfortable shoes for walking.

  • Please be prepared for typical, unpredictable, New England weather.

  • Photography is permitted, but no flash.

  • Filming is not permitted.

  • Touching the furniture and objects of art is not permitted.

  • Neither food nor drink are permitted on the tour.

  • All bags, including shopping bags and women's handbags, will be checked in a secure cabinet.

       They can not be with you on the tour. It is recommended that you not bring bags.

Activity Registration Information:

Would you like to participate in this activity?

Contact the MLS office for more information, at:  english@mls.education, or: 617.500.3215​.

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