New Haven Arts
New Haven is a city filled with creative and performing arts. The New York Times referred to New Haven as having "Art everywhere you look." It's home to nationally recognized theaters and music venues, art galleries, dance studios, museums, public art, festivals, creative arts schools and much more. New Haven is known for its vibrant and unique history in arts and culture and proudly welcomes visitors to explore "Big Art in a Small City."
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ARTE INCArts education, GalleriesWe Offer: Group Classes, Tours
Non-Profit organization dedicated to promoting Latino Art, Culture and Education. Offering a variety of public programs in arts, culture, social / life skills, health & wellness and more. Check out our website for events, classes and workshops.
Arts & Ideas New Haven/International FestivalArts education, Dance, Film, Music & Concert Halls, Theater
We Offer: Tours, Membership
- Mon-Fri: 9am - 5pm
The International Festival of Arts & Ideas is a 15-day festival of performing arts, lectures, and conversations that celebrates the greatest artists and thinkers from around the world. Each June, the Festival takes over the theaters, open spaces, and courtyards of New Haven, Connecticut with performances and dialogues that tickle the senses, engage the mind, and inspire the soul.
More than 80% of Festival programs are completely free to the public, including events that feature some of the most prestigious jazz, classical, dance, and theater artists in the world. The Festival’s programs have an impact throughout the year, including engagement and educational programming such as the Festival Fellowship Program for underserved youth, and the Visionary Leadership Award held in autumn of each year.
Arts Council of Greater New HavenArts education, Dance, Film, Galleries, Historical sites, Library, Museums, Music & Concert Halls, Public art, Theater
Payment Types: Cash, Visa, AmEx, Check, MasterCard, DiscoverWe Offer: Group Classes, Tours, Membership
- Mon-Fri: 9 am-5 pm
The Arts Council of Greater New Haven provides steadfast leadership and advocacy for artists, arts organizations and audiences in the Greater New Haven region including the towns of Milford, Orange, Woodbridge, Branford, Bethany, Cheshire, East Haven, Guilford, Hamden, Madison, Meriden, New Haven, North Haven, North Branford, Wallingford, and West Haven.
ArtspaceArts education, Galleries, Museums, Public art
Payment Types: Cash, Visa, Check, MasterCardWe Offer: Group Classes, Gift Shop, Tours, Private Event Space, Membership
- Wed-Thu: 12 pm-6 pm
- Fri-Sat: 12 pm-8 pm
ARTSPACE is a non-profit organization that presents local and national visual art and provides access, excellence, and education to the benefit of the public and the greater arts community.
Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript LibraryArts education, Galleries, Historical sites, Library, Public art
We Offer: Gift Shop, Tours, Private Event Space
- Mon-Thu: 9am to 7pm
- Fri: 9am to 5pm
- Sat: 12pm to 5pm
The Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library is one of the world's largest libraries devoted entirely to rare books and manuscripts and is Yale's principal repository for literary archives, early manuscripts, and rare books. The Beinecke Library's robust collections are used to create new scholarship by researchers from around the world.
The Beinecke will close for renovation in May 2015. The reading room will close on May 8 and the entire building will close on May 19.