Sears Tower--Harvard Observatory

60 Garden St.
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Historic Document

Sears Tower--Harvard Observatory is located in Middlesex County, Massachusetts certified as a historic location on Thursday February 26, 1987. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, more specifically a Research Facility. Sears Tower--Harvard Observatory was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Sears Tower--Harvard Observatory Information

Other Name: Cambridge MRA
Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1843
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rogers,Isaiah
Architectural Style: Palladian
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Sears Tower--Harvard Observatory Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Cambridge Historic Locations Middlesex County Historic Locations Massachusetts Historic Locations