Greater New Haven is a hub of artistic expression, offering a vibrant and diverse arts scene that is sure to captivate visitors of all ages and interests. From world-class museums and galleries to live theater performances and outdoor arts festivals, there is no shortage of cultural experiences to enjoy. Take a stroll through the city’s downtown area and you’ll be greeted by colorful murals and public artwork at every turn, showcasing the creativity and talent of local artists. Whether you are a seasoned art aficionado or simply looking to explore something new, Greater New Haven is the perfect destination for anyone seeking to immerse themselves in the arts.

Top Attractions & Events

Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Blessed Michael McGivney Pilgrimage Center

College Street Music Hall

Guilford Art Center Craft Expo (mid-July)

International Festival of Arts & Ideas (mid-June)

Long Wharf Theatre


Shubert Theatre

Yale Center for British Art

Yale University Art Gallery