Harvard Club of Boston
374 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA

Harvard Club of Boston

374 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
Neighborhood: Back Bay
374 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
Neighborhood: Back Bay

Maximum Capacity: 3099 people
Availability
When people think of the Harvard Club of Boston a few things usually come to mind: fine dining, weddings, and squash. But the Club is much more: it's a place where you'll run into classmates; share special times with your family; take steps toward a fit lifestyle; watch your children light up when they decorate their own pumpkin at the Annual Halloween Party; celebrate a birthday party; learn about wines, travel, books, or even ballroom dancing via the 100 activities offered each year.

And it gives access to reciprocal clubs from London to New York, offering you and your family accommodations in distant locations. All of this and a staff committed to making sure your every visit is one to remember. In short, the Harvard Club of Boston is a gentle oasis for you and your family to enjoy.

Facilities: The Main Clubhouse has (10) private dining rooms available for meetings, breakfast, lunch, and dinner with seating up to 400 and up to 600 for cocktail receptions. The Downtown Clubhouse has (7) private rooms available with seating up to 100 available for meetings and luncheons and up to 200 for breakfast and dinner. Cocktail receptions can be accommodated up to 600. Parking is available (in the club’s private lot) on a limited first come first serve basis at an hourly rate, The Harvard Club has “alternative” parking available when the lot is at capacity.

For any occasion -- weddings, dinners, receptions, meetings, the Downtown Harvard Club has function rooms that can accommodate 4 to 400 people. Executive Chef Erik LaCross will gladly tailor a menu to suit your specific needs. Schedule a weekend event and enjoy the exclusivity of the entire club, offering unparalleled views of Boston.

For parties, weddings or business meetings, the Main Clubhouse offers a variety of rooms to fit your exact needs, accommodating as few as 5 and as many as 500 people. Let our Catering and Culinary Staffs make your next event one to remember!

Dress Code: Business Casual shall be the standard dress for men and women at both Clubhouses. Business casual would include collared shirts, casual (but not denim) slacks, and non- athletic shoes. Only a kosher caterer can be brought in. The Club has a preferred vendor for this service. The Club must be closed in order to do a kosher event for over 60 people.
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5/10/2012

"Have your next meet at the Harvard Club in Boston", An Eventective User from Boston, MA
The Harvard Club of Boston offers amenities for large groups in a formal environment. Although you may see a more casual aire during lunchtime, this venue offers simply the best to wine and dine high-class clients. The in house catering is delicious, and can meet any dietary need. With it's rich history, and early 20th century architecture, foreign clients will be dazzled by an exclusively American venue. The space of the venue itself can be reserved based on the size of your group- The website itself lists weddings, strategic planning meetings, and large party functions all as perfect functions for this space. Found in the heart of Boston's Back Bay neighborhood, there is not shortage of after-meeting attractions from parks to bars to shopping and more. Boston, known as America's Walking City, is also the home of the MBTA, from which you can easily access this venue. There is also a wide range of hotels in the area in case you have out of town guests. Further amenities provided by this venue include squash courts, and a fitness center. Although short term meetings may not have use of these facilities, functions that last several days and have many participants may find these useful for team-building exercises. Come enjoy a genuine piece of American history, by meeting in style at this upper class gem. And then afterward, take a stroll down the arcades of Commonwealth Avenue. You will find this to be the meeting of a lifetime!
Event Spaces
Downtown Club - Atlantic Room, Boston Room
General Event Space Max Capacity: 25 people 324 sq ft 30.1 sq meter
A/V equipment is available for rental and orders may be placed with the Catering Sales Department. A non-attended coat room is located at both Clubhouses.
Supported Layouts and Capacities
Theater
Capacity: 20 People
Banquet - 8 per
Capacity: 18 People
Classroom - 18"
Capacity: 12 People
Reception
Capacity: 25 People
U-Shape
Capacity: 15 People
Conference
Capacity: 16 People
Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
Features
  • Atmosphere/Decor: A/V equipment is available for rental and orders may be placed with the Catering Sales Department. A non-attended coat room is located at both Clubhouses.
  • Audio Visual: Portable Equipment
  • Floor Covering: Carpet
  • Space Size (Length x Width) in feet: 18 x 18
  • Space Size (Length x Width) in meters: 5.4864 x 5.4864
  • Total Square Feet: 324
  • Total Square Meters: 30.1
Downtown Club - Atlantic Suite
General Event Space Max Capacity: 70 people 684 sq ft 63.5 sq meter
Downtown Club - Boston Suite
General Event Space Max Capacity: 110 people 1056 sq ft 98.1 sq meter
Downtown Club - Congress Room
General Event Space Max Capacity: 80 people 704 sq ft 65.4 sq meter
Downtown Club - Crimson PubPhotos Available
Restaurant/Lounge
Downtown Club - Entire ClubPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 500 people
Downtown Club - Harbor SuitePhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 150 people 1610 sq ft 149.6 sq meter
Downtown Club - Main Dining RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 180 people 1587 sq ft 147.4 sq meter
Downtown Club - Main Harbor
General Event Space Max Capacity: 350 people 2921 sq ft 271.4 sq meter
Downtown Club - Member's Lounge
General Event Space Max Capacity: 200 people
Downtown Club - Miller RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space 638 sq ft 59.3 sq meter
Downtown Club - Peabody Room
General Event Space Max Capacity: 25 people 825 sq ft 76.6 sq meter
Downtown Club - Shawmut RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 65 people 936 sq ft 87 sq meter
Downtown Club - Veritas RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 25 people 484 sq ft 45 sq meter
Main Clubhouse - Back Bay RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 20 people 352 sq ft 32.7 sq meter
Main Clubhouse - Boston RoomPhotos Available
Restaurant/Lounge
Main Clubhouse - Grill Bar
Restaurant/Lounge
Main Clubhouse - Aesculapian RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 175 people 1110 sq ft 103.1 sq meter
Main Clubhouse - Bartlett RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 125 people 1050 sq ft 97.5 sq meter
Main Clubhouse - Estabrooks RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 150 people 1512 sq ft 140.5 sq meter
Main Clubhouse - Gardner RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 25 people 414 sq ft 38.5 sq meter
Main Clubhouse - Harvard HallPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 500 people 4275 sq ft 397.2 sq meter
Main Clubhouse - MacIntyre RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 15 people 252 sq ft 23.4 sq meter
Main Clubhouse - Massachusetts RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 225 people
Main Clubhouse - Presidents RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 24 people 352 sq ft 32.7 sq meter
Main Clubhouse - Saltonstall RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 40 people 364 sq ft 33.8 sq meter
Main Clubhouse - Washington RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 20 people 324 sq ft 30.1 sq meter
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