Alternate Text

New Haven Museum

Experience New Haven's colorful past. The New Haven Museum preserves and shares the history of the greater New Haven with exhibits, public programs, and resources of the Whitney Library.

Read More

The New Haven Museum preserves and shares the history of the greater New Haven community through museum exhibitions, public programs, and the resources of the Whitney Library. Three hundred years of history unfold in the galleries as visitors explore New Haven’s colorful past from the Quinnipiac Indians through Mayor Lee and urban renewal. The Whitney Library’s 30,000 volumes and 250 manuscript collections allow researchers to delve deeper into the region’s past.


Pricing: Adults $4, seniors $3, children (6-17) $2, 5 and under free.

Other Amenities: Open After COVID, ADA Compliant, Guided Group Tours, Indoor Activity, Meeting/Event Facilities, Special Rentals



114 Whitney Ave.
New Haven, CT 06510


Museum: Tue.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 12-5. Closed major holidays. Library: Tue.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. 12-5.

While You're in the Neighborhood