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Hours

   
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10 am–5 pm
Wednesday 10 am–5 pm
Thursday 10 am–5 pm
Friday 10 am–5 pm
Saturday 10 am–5 pm
Sunday noon–5 pm

Museum Shop

The Museum Shop is open Tuesday through Saturday, 
10 am to 5 pm, and Sunday, noon to 5 pm.

Study Room

The Study Room provides access to works in the Center’s Prints & Drawings and Rare Books & Manuscripts collections and is open to the public from Tuesday through Friday, 10 am to 4:30 pm. Appointments are not required but are recommended for patrons traveling from outside the area. *The Study Room is closed on Good Friday, the Fourth of July, the day after Thanksgiving, and the days between Christmas and New Year’s.

Reference Library and Archives

The Reference Library and Archives is open Tuesday through Friday, 10 am to 4:30 pm. Appointments are not required but are recommended for patrons traveling from outside the area. *The Reference Library is closed on Good Friday, the Fourth of July, the day after Thanksgiving, and the days between Christmas and New Year’s.

Directions

New Haven Construction

Due to a large multiyear project, certain exits in New Haven will be permanently closed. From I-95 take Exit 47 Downtown New Haven/Rt 34. Take the exit to York Street and turn right. Follow York Street through two traffic lights and the Center’s lot is on the right.

Parking

Visitors may park in the LAZ lot at 161 York Street. Additional parking is available in other area lots and metered spaces on the street around the Center.

Public Transportation

Metro-North and Amtrak provide train service to New Haven’s Union Station. Public transportation between Union Station and the New Haven Green is available by free shuttle (Monday–Friday) or CT Transit bus J5 or J7.