Address: 149 Elm St., New Haven, CT
Register - Please call if there are no slots available for additional options.
September (starting Sep 6): Mon - Sat 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm
October: Mon - Sat 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm
November: Mon - Fri 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm; Sat Nov 5 & 12 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm
December (Ends Dec 15): Mon - Fri 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm
In accordance with Yale University’s policies, COVID-19 vaccination (including booster, if eligible) is required for visitors five and older. You may be asked to present proof of vaccination.
Yale College students provide a glimpse into the history and architecture of the University. The tours start at the Yale Visitor Center at 149 Elm Street New Haven, CT 06511. Hear about Yale’s rich 300-year history and aspects of student life at several of Yale’s fourteen residential colleges. The tour also includes the Gothic Sterling Memorial Library, Yale’s largest, and the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Constructed with more than one hundred panels of translucent marble, the Beinecke is home to one of the world’s preeminent collections of rare materials, including the Gutenberg Bible.
Tours depart from the Visitor Center (149 Elm Street), cover the central campus area, and last approximately 1 hour (registration is requested).