Information & Facts
Harvard University Events and Information Center, Holyoke
Center, 1350 Massachusetts Avenue
There are free student-led campus tours available.
Museum tickets vary, see website for details.
English is the most common language but Spanish is often
spoken in south-western states.
The US Dollar (USD) is the unit of currency and is divided into
100 cents. Only major banks exchange foreign currency. ATMs are
widespread and credit cards and travellers cheques are widely
accepted. Travellers cheques should be taken in US Dollars to avoid
hassles. Banking hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 3pm.
The Information Center is open from Monday to
Saturday 9am to 5pm. Art museums: Monday to Saturday 10am to 5pm,
Sunday 1pm to 5pm. Museum of Natural History: daily 9am to