Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 2:00pm
Sunday, July 30, 2017 - 2:00pm
July Tour of the Month
The Kendall Square area has exploded with new development and is one of the hottest commercial real estate markets in the country. A cater for innovation, it boasts offices for Google, Akamai, Biogen, Microsoft, Facebook, and more. This recent boom has been accompanied by the construction of new living spaces, restaurants, and hotels.
In the early 20th century, Kendall Square was home to distilleries, electric power plants, soap and hosiery factories, and the Kendal Boiler and Tank Company. It remained MIT’s industrial backyard after it arrived in 1916. Once the hopeful mission control center for the space program, Kendall Square was a ghost town by the 1980s. Today, it boasts a thriving live/work/play environment that is integrated with its academic neighbor and home to many startups.
Sunday July 30, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
This tour can be scheduled as a private tour at any time. Call 617.367.2345 or use our private tour webform to learn more.