• Now open to the public, following the completion of our building conservation project
  • Yinka Shonibare MBE (RA)
  • Britain in the World: New Display of the Collections
  • Spreading Canvas: Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting
  • Explore the newly reconfigured Long Gallery
  • Now open to the public, following the completion of our building conservation project

    Welcome Back

    Now open to the public, following the completion of our building conservation project

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  • Yinka Shonibare MBE (RA)

    Upcoming exhibition
    September 1–December 11, 2016

    Yinka Shonibare MBE (RA)

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  • Britain in the World: New Display of the Collections

    On View

    Britain in the World: New Display of the Collections

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  • Spreading Canvas: Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting

    Upcoming exhibition
    September 15–December 4, 2016

    Spreading Canvas:
    Eighteenth-Century British Marine Painting

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  • Explore the newly reconfigured Long Gallery

    On View

    Explore the newly reconfigured Long Gallery

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EXHIBITIONS AND WORKS ON LOAN

Samuel Atkins, Men-of-War and other Shipping on the Thames (most probably at Deptford) (detail), undated, watercolor and pen and black ink and graphite on cream wove paper, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

LONG GALLERY

Long Gallery (detail), following reinstallation, fourth floor, photograph by Richard Caspole

BUILDING CONSERVATION

Lecture Hall during construction, November 2015, photograph by Richard Caspole

SEARCH THE COLLECTION

Jacques-Laurent Agasse, Studies of Summer Flowers, ca. 1848, oil on canvas, Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

PUBLICATIONS

David Holt, Coastal Watcher (detail), 1963, oil on panel, Yale Center for British Art, Gift of the Libra Foundation, from the family of Nicholas and Susan Pritzker, © Estate of the Artist

FEATURED STORIES

Hiram Powers, The Greek Slave (detail), 1850, after an original of 1844, marble, Olive Louise Dann Fund, Yale University Art Gallery

EDUCATION PROGRAMS

Visitors in the fourth-floor galleries, Yale Center for British Art, photograph by Harold Shapiro

DOCUMENTARY

Video still, Conserving the Yale Center for British Art

MUSEUM SHOP

Museum Shop, Closed August 30-31, Reopens September 1