Yale University Art Gallery
Yale University Art Gallery, the oldest university art museum in America, has an encyclopedic collection of 200,000 objects, from ancient times to the present day. FREE and open to the public. In December 2012, the Gallery celebrated the grand opening of the renovated and expanded museum.
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Breathtaking selection of art from all across the globe spanning centuries. Best of all, admission is free!
The incredible collections at the Yale University Gallery are a must see for anyone visiting New Haven. The range of styles and eras represented will satisfy the most diverse groups. Works include paintings and scultptures from Joan Miró, Piet Mondrian, Pablo Picasso and Mark Rothko. As a small…
A world class art gallery -- spanning the globe and historical eras -- set in an early example of one of architecture's great masters, Louis Kahn (see his later masterpiece across the street: the Yale Center for British Art). A newer addition has expanded the experience.
“The Peabody Museum of Natural History at Yale University is among the oldest, largest, and most prolific university natural history museums in the world. Exhibits & dioramas on evolution, natural environments & human origins, with a regional focus. The Peabody museum is a great way to spend some time, ss you can explore the whole museum in about 2 hours. ”
“Great park surrounding East Rock Mountain. Guided trails and cliff steps for hiking. Can also drive up back side to observation platform and monument. Great view of the city!”
“You just got to New Haven, so don't worry about heading to NYC to see a Broadway show. The Shubert Theater brings Broadway to downtown New Haven with a 1600 person capacity and incredible shows and musicals, all surrounded by breathtaking early 20th century architecture.”
“The Yale Center for British Art at Yale University in downtown New Haven, Connecticut, houses the largest and most comprehensive collection of British art outside the United Kingdom”
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