Introductory Tour

Free admission

Join our museum docents to explore the architecture, collections, and history of the Yale Center for British Art.

Discover the breadth of the museum's holdings displayed elegant, light-filled spaces designed by Louis I. Kahn. On view in our iconic modernist building are historic works by John Constable, Joshua Reynolds, George Stubbs, and J. M. W. Turner, as well as works by major artists of the twentieth- and twenty-first-centuries, including Francis Bacon, Cecily Brown, Barbara Hepworth, and Ben Nicholson. 


Tours meet in the Entrance Court.

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