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MIT Chapel

Nestled in the heart of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) campus, the MIT Chapel is an emblem of architectural ingenuity and spiritual solace. Designed by world-renowned architect Eero Saarinen in 1955, the chapel is a testament to the seamless blend of spirituality and science that MIT embodies.


Location

Situated on the western edge of the MIT campus, the chapel is nestled within a tranquil moat. The circular building surrounded by water embodies a sense of sanctity and peace, starkly contrasting the energetic academic environment.

Historical Marvel

The MIT Chapel, known for its architectural brilliance, is an artifact of the mid-twentieth century. Designed by the renowned Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen, the chapel was erected in 1955. Its design presents a harmonious blend of modernity and tradition, reflecting the dynamic spirit of the institution it represents.

Activities

The chapel provides an oasis of calm amidst the hustle and bustle of campus life. Visitors can marvel at the architectural brilliance, meditate in the peaceful ambiance, or simply soak in the tranquility. The chapel's renowned metal sculpture, "The Ark of Return," is a must-see.

Nearby Attractions

The MIT Chapel is surrounded by a plethora of attractions. The MIT Museum, located a short walk away, showcases a fascinating collection of scientific and technological artifacts. A stroll across the Harvard Bridge presents a stunning view of the Charles River and leads to the vibrant city of Boston.




Exploring Boston

Boston, a city steeped in history and culture, is easily accessible from the MIT Chapel. The Boston Sightseeing double-decker bus offers a panoramic view of the city's landmarks, including the Freedom Trail, Fenway Park, and the New England Aquarium. It's an exciting exploration journey that intertwines the city's rich history with its contemporary flair, offering a unique perspective of Boston's life.

The MIT Chapel serves as a beacon of spiritual tranquility amidst a hive of scientific exploration. Its unique architecture and tranquil ambiance offer a unique experience combining serenity and intellectual stimulation.

Our Tour Packages

Single Ride Pass

Single Ride Pass

$37.00

Explore Boston in 80 Minutes
  • City Tour Single Ride
  • Double-Decker Bus Tour
  • Hop-on Hop-off
  • Cambridge Tour
  • 80 Minutes Tour
  • 1 Day Validity
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Hop-On Hop-Off All  Day

Hop-On Hop-Off All Day

$43.00

Boston City Sightseeing Tour
  • Hop-On Hop-Off Boston Tour
  • Double Decker Bus Tour
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  • Hop-on Hop-off Cambridge Tour
  • 80 Minutes Tour
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  • Blue Route Tour
  • Night Tour
Hop-On Hop-Off 24 Stops

Hop-On Hop-Off 24 Stops

$58.00

Hop-0n Hop-Off - Boston & Cambridge Tour
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  • Unlimited Hop-on Hop-off
  • Hop-on Hop-off Cambridge Tour
  • 200 Minutes Tour
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Hop-On Hop-Off 2 Days

Hop-On Hop-Off 2 Days

$89.00

City Tour Highlights With 2 Days Pass
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  • Double-Decker Bus Tour
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  • Hop-on Hop-off Cambridge Tour
  • 200 Minutes Tour
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Blue, Orange, Purple Route Tour
  • Night Tour
Night Tour

Night Tour

$43.00

Boston's Vibrant Evening Tour
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  • 75 Minutes Tour
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