Area Attractions

The Hamden-New Haven area boasts fine dining and local cuisine; outstanding art, music and theater; landmark parks and beaches, and boat tours. Follow the links below to learn about our local attractions.

The International Festival of Arts & Ideas brings together the world’s performing artists and thought leaders each June in New Haven, CT. Dynamic programs feature some of the most influential dance, music, and theatre artists of our time:

Visit New Haven offers detailed listing of area attractions, including arts events, brewery and vineyard tours, history tours, nightlife, and outdoor recreation:

Galleries, Museums and Libraries

Yale Art Gallery:

Yale Center for British Art:

Peabody Museum of Natural History:

Great Hunger Museum:

Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library:

Institute Library: